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Business Studies: Computer Information Technology

Building K, Room K103
Computer Class

Is a person's activity truly safe on the internet? One of the highest technical needs in today's job market is in information security. Concerns over the ever-growing hits from viruses, denial of service attacks and intellectual property theft are driving companies to look for qualified information security staff. Learn how to keep a business's internet practices safe by earning an Information Security certificate or award at Brookhaven College.

About Our Program

Our experienced faculty and staff members are here to help you be successful. We offer one-, two- and three-semester information security certificates and awards. You may start with a certificate or award program and later add on classes, gain credentials and build to the AAS degree if you wish.

Networking: Information Security Programs
Certificate Skills Achievement Awards
Information Security Certificate Information Security Skills Achievement Award
  IT Security Skills Achievement Award

Check out the Careers in CIT page for more information about working with an information secrurity background.

What Will You Learn?

At Brookhaven, we are constantly updating the courses to keep up with the rapidly-evolving field of information security. This ensures our students have the skills most in demand.

*To be successful in the Information Security certificate program, extensive knowledge of the computer field is required including basic understanding of personal computers and operating systems as well as strong networking concepts. It is recommended that you have one or more of the following: Certificate and/or AAS in networking, Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science, or Cisco CCNA, Novell CNE, Microsoft MCSA and/or MCSE, A+ and Network+, SCSA, UNIX/Linux certification or other vendor specific certifications.

To get started in our Information Security program, contact:

Charles Cadenhead
Bldg. K, Room K109