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Cyber Security Program


Judy Archer
Chair Information Technology Department
(940) 498-6292
jarcher@nctc.edu

The CyberSecurity program prepares the student for entry into this exciting field by providing introductory training in fundamental security concepts, firewalls and network security, basic scripting, operating systems security, intrusion detection, and incident response.

The CyberSecurity program curriculum has been developed with the assistance and advice of an advisory council which is composed of service area industry professionals.

Prerequisite: Students in this program must be able to keyboard at a minimum rate of 40 words per minute (WPM). Those who cannot meet this requirement must take a keyboarding class to improve their skills prior to enrollment.

Note: It is highly recommended that students have some knowledge of computer networking before beginning this program.