Mar 21, 2018  
Spring 2010 Course Catalog 
Spring 2010 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Security and Forensics A.A.S.

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Division: Business, Behavioral/Social Sciences, Public and Human Services
Academic Dept: Computer Information Systems and Office Technologies
Curriculum Chair: Prof. Denise Sullivan
Office: CLA-47
Tel: 914-606-6988

The Computer Security and Forensics major provides a firm foundation in the basic principles of business security. It covers the functions of hardware, operating systems, databases and networks. It is designed to integrate skills in the areas of information management, PC security, cyber-security, the proper collection and analysis of computer based evidence and protecting that evidence for courts of law.

This program prepares the student for employment in entry-level positions in information systems departments, information assurance, security firms and digital forensics.

The curriculum is designed for both the student who intends to seek full-time employment after graduation and the student who wishes to transfer to Information Assurance, Information Systems or Information Technology programs at a four-year college.


Core Requirements - Credit Hours: 28-29

Minimum Total Credits: 65

Advisement Guide: The Advisement Guide provides important information to students about how best to complete this degree, including a semester-by-semester breakdown of how best to complete the required classes. Click here for the Advisement Guide’s 4-Semester Plan .

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