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Technical Competencies

Architecture, Neworking, and Security



Technical Competencies

Many CIS grads work in areas such as Enterprise Architectures or Cyber Security. Several courses in the CIS major prepare students for this specialty.

The Architecture, Networking, and Security (ANS) technical competency includes the following core courses:

  • CIS 304 Enterprise Architectures
  • CIS 301 Operating Systems and Server Administration
  • CIS 320 Computing and Telecommunications Networks

The following are electives in the ANS technical competency

  • CIS 411 Computer Forensics
  • CIS 424 Computer Security Management
  • CIS 428 Mobile Computing and Security
  • CIS 498 Special Topics: Network Defense and Analysis