CS 400 Network Security Administrator (NSA) 3 credits

Students will develop network security skills and knowledge from defensive perspective. An NSA has fundamental skills to analyze the internal and external security threats against a network, and to develop security policies that will protect an organization’s information. Certification demonstrates that students know how to evaluate network and Internet security issues and design, and how to implement successful security policies and firewall strategies. In addition, they will know how to expose system and network vulnerabilities and defend against them.