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Cybersecurity Pathway

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Cybersecurity Pathway

The Cybersecurity Pathway includes the occupations and educational opportunities related to planning, implementing, upgrading, or monitoring security measures for the protection of computer networks and information. This Pathway may also include exploration into responding to computer security breaches and virus and administering network security measures.

What You Can Learn:

  • Trends and operations of cyberattacks, threats, and vulnerabilities

  • Explore security policies designed to mitigate risks

What You Can Gain:

  • CompTIA A+, Network+, Security+, and IT Fundamentals

What You Can Become:
(with additional education and training)

  • Information Security Analysts

  • Network and Computer System Administrator

  • Computer System Analyst

What You Can Take: 

  • Fundamentals of Computer Science*

  • Principles of Information Technology*

  • Computer Science I*

  • AP Computer Science Principles*

  • Computer Maintenance/Lab

  • Foundations of Cybersecurity

  • Networking/Lab

  • AP Computer Science A

  • Practicum of Information Technology

*denotes courses that begin at home campus

View the Cybersecurity Program of Study Guide (PDF opens in a new window).

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