Oct 19, 2019  
2018-2019 Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Information Systems Technology - Cyber Security Technology


(VC-IST; TC-IST; AAS-IST)

Program Description:


The Cyber Security Technology option offers training in the areas of confidentiality, integrity, and availability in information security. Students will learn to install, design, manage, operate, plan, and troubleshoot a secure information technology infrastructure.

This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science Degree and is preparatory for employment upon graduation from Hinds Community College. Where a transfer to a senior college or university is desired, a conference should be scheduled with a community college counselor for advisement.

Campus Location:


Rankin - 601.936.5579

**Completion Award: Career Certificate in Information Systems Technology - Cyber Security Technology 30 SH


**Completion Award: Technical Certificate in Information Systems Technology - Cyber Security Technology 45 SH


Associate of Applied Science


**Completion Award: Associate of Applied Science in Information Systems Technology - Cyber Security Technology 60-61 SH



**Additional Graduation Requirements:

  • Orientation - Any student (first-time, transfer, and part-time) who begins at Hinds Fall 2007 and later will be required to take Orientation (LLS 1312 /RST 1312 ) to graduate from the College. Exception: Orientation credit (1-3 hrs) transferred to Hinds from another college will satisfy our orientation requirement.
  • Assessment - An Assessment Prep review course(s) and Skills Assessment exam(s) are required to graduate from this program.

*Approved Technical Electives