Network Cybersecurity

Computer Information Systems (CIS)
Course Designator
Academic Dean
Dean of Business and Professional Studies
Last Offered
Official Course Description

Students will develop and in-depth, theoretical understanding of network security principles. CIS.285 is a hands-on, career-oriented course with an emphasis on practical experience to help students develop specialized security skills to advance their career opportunities implementing Cisco network security. This course provides an introduction to the core security concepts and skills needed for the installation, troubleshooting, and monitoring of network devices to maintain the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of data and devices. This course is designed to help students prepare for the Implementing Cisco IOS Network Security certification exam. Prerequisites: CIS.185 and CIS.195

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned CIS.285 course section for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.

2021 Winter (January-May)1 course section

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
Mt Pleasant
Meeting Info
January 11 May 7
Monday, Wednesday 1:00 PM – 2:20 PM
Center for Liberal Arts & Business
Computer Lab 272
Chris Goffnett
Seats Available
18 of 20
Academic Credits
Billing Credits
Additional Info
Students will have the option of attending course meetings in person, synchronously via Zoom, or online. Contact instructor for more information.
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