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WARNING: This career major has been modified. The noted changes are in the following changelog entries:

Emily Matlock
2011-12-14 10:04:21
8121 Network/Client Operating Systems – Added Fundamentals of Technology or Business and Computer Technology as the pre-requisite course.
Career Major Information
Network Security Professional (Systems Emphasis)
This major prepares students to plan, coordinate and implement security measures for computer systems. Students first learn network and routing fundamentals and a variety of network support skills including installation, configuration, maintenance and administration duties as well as support to network users. Students are then introduced to basic security principles involving networks and operating systems, including the current threats and vulnerabilities of the cyber landscape. They gain an understanding of the principles of risk management, security architectures, incident handling, disaster recovery and secure systems administration. Students gain skills required for certifications offered by Microsoft, CIW, CompTIA, Novell, and Cisco, along with additional security certifications for Security Certified Network Specialist (SCNP), Security Certified Network Professional (SCNP), and Security Certified Network Architect (SCNA).
Hours Course Code Course Title Actions
120.00 BT00182 Fundamentals of Technology View Course
  BT00113 Business and Computer Technology View Course
150.00 BT00052 Network and Routing Fundamentals View Course
120.00 BT00017 Network/Client Operating Systems View Course
120.00 BT00037 Server Operating Systems View Course
120.00 BT00043 Network Management View Course
90.00 BT00007 Principles of Information Assurance View Course
90.00 BT00008 Network Security View Course
90.00 BT00034 Enterprise Security Management View Course
120.00 BT00110 Career Major Capstone View Course
  BT00223 Advanced Career Major Capstone View Course
Campuses Approved For This Career Major
District Campus Local Name Actions
Canadian Valley Technology Center Chickasha Network Security Professional (Systems Emphasis) View Approved Career Major
Meridian Technology Center Stillwater Network Security Specialist View Approved Career Major
Southern Oklahoma Technology Center Ardmore Network Security Professional (Systems Emphasis) View Approved Career Major