Information Technology Cybersecurity Specialist

Program Type: Face-to-Face, Fully Online
Program Level: Degrees, Online, Certificates
Department: Business Information Solutions
Institute: Science & Technology
College: SPC

What is Information Technology Cybersecurity Specialist?

The Associate of Applied Science in Information Technology Cybersecurity Specialist prepares students to design, implement and secure computer networks.

What will I learn?

Students with this degree will be able to install security software, monitor networks for security breaches, respond to cyber-attacks and gather data and evidence to be used in prosecuting cybercrime.

What can I do with this course of study?

Cyber Security Analyst / Cyber Security Specialist

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What's special about the program?

Completion of this program prepares a student for industry certifications such as CompTIA Security +, Certified Security Professional (CSP) and Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH). St. Philip’s College is designated by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Two-Year Education. The designation covers the academic years 2022 Through 2027.

Program Highlights

  • National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense 2022-2027
  • The National Security Agency and a committee of academic peers have validated the Information Technology Cybersecurity Specialist program through the academic year 2026.

Contact Information

Program Director:
Rick Lopez
rlopezjr2@alamo.edu
210-486-2366
MLK Bowden Building (BOWD), 239