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A.S. Computer Information Science, Information Systems Security

DEGREE: A.S. Computer Information Science, Information Systems Security
Code #1535

This degree is designed to give students currently employed as an Information Technology (IT) Professional the additional skill sets necessary to work in this rapidly growing field. This degree covers some of the critical skill sets for the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC)2 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) exam, which is recognized as an international standard for an Information Systems Security (ISS) Professional.

Suggested Electives:
PHIL 310; BUS 310; COMM 301; MATH 343; CISC 310; CISC 498

Associate Degree
The CIS - Information Systems Security Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree may be obtained by completion of the required program and general requirements as well as sufficient electives to meet a 60-unit total. See CRC graduation requirements.

Guideline to students:
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) candidates are required to satisfy all ten security domains to pass this certification. It is recommended that students use the following information to guide them in their selection of the appropriate course(s) for their personal and/or professional needs.

Elective Courses
Take these courses for these CISSP domain skill sets:

CISS 310 Security Architecture & Models
CISS 320 Access Control Systems & Methodology
CISS 330 Telecommunications, Network & Internet Security
CISS 341/342 Operations Security
CISS 350 Security Management Practices
CISS 360 Law, Investigation & Ethics