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Associate in Applied Science



Computer Science Information Systems Certificates

MCC Campus(es):
MCC-Blue River
MCC-Business & Technology
MCC-Longview
MCC-Maple Woods
MCC-Penn Valley

Contacts:
BR-Brian Hurley, 816.604.6659
BTC-Jerin Schreiber, 816.604.5449
LV-Cindy Herbert, 816.604.2356
MW-Dempsey Yearry, 816.604.3218
PV-Lyle Gibson, 816.604.4209

Metropolitan Community College awards certificates to students who complete various career and technical programs. While each campus offers some of the same certificates, others are offered only at one of the MCC campuses.

IMPORTANT: Certificate and degree requirements may change! Please consult an academic advisor before enrolling.

Cybersecurity Certificate

Cybersecurity Certificate Coursework: 
CSIS 119 Scripting Fundamentals 3
CSIS 152 Linux Operating System 3
CSIS 161 Networking Fundamentals 3
CSIS 170 Principles of Information Security 3
CSIS 230 Windows Server and Active Directory Fundamentals 3
CSIS 270 Network and Systems Security 3
CSIS 280 Penetration Testing 3
CSIS 281 Cyber Analytics 3
   Total 24

CSIS Software Development Certificate

COLL 100 First Year Seminar 1
SPECIFIC PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
CSIS 110 Information Technology Fundamentals 3
CSIS 115 Computer Concepts and Application 3
CSIS 123 Programming Fundamentals 3
CSIS 128 Web Development 3
CSIS 143 Database Design and Management 3
CSIS 152 Linux Operating System 3
CSIS 161 Networking Fundamentals  3
CSIS 170 Principles of Information Assurance 3
CSIS 222  Object-Oriented Programming with Java 3
CSIS 223 Object-Oriented Programming 3
 CSIS 228  Advanced Web Development 3
CSIS 279  Web Database Programming  3
CSIS 290 Field Competencies & Employment Strategies 3
TOTAL REQUIREMENTS 40

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Note: The following Certificates (Computer and User Support, Network and Systems Support, and Secure Systems Administration and Engineering) are stackable, and make up the core of the AAS Secure Systems Administration and Engineering (Cybersecurity) degree program.

Computer and User Support Certificate

COLL 100 First Year Seminar 1
SPECIFIC PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
BSAD 221 Business Communications 3
CSIS 110 Information Technology Fundamentals 3
CSIS 111 Computer Hardware, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting 3
CSIS 151 Microcomputer Operating Systems Concepts 3
Current CompTIA A+ Certification* Pass
TOTAL REQUIREMENTS 13

* No older than 36 months.

CSIS Network and Systems Support Certificate

SPECIFIC PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
Complete the Computer and User Support Certificate 13
CSIS 119 Scripting Fundamentals 3
CSIS 143 Database Design and Management 3
CSIS 152 Linux Operating System 3
CSIS 161 Networking Fundamentals 3
CSIS 230 Windows Server and Active Directory Fundamentals 3
CSIS 232 Virtualization Cloud Computing Concepts 3
Current CompTIA Network+ Certification* Pass
TOTAL REQUIREMENTS 31

 * No older than 36 months. 

CSIS Secure Systems Administration & Engineering Certificate

SPECIFIC PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
Complete the Network and User Support Certificate  31
CSIS 170 Principles of Information Security 3
CSIS 270 Network and Systems Security 3
Students must choose one of the following tracks:    
CSIS 261 Advanced Networking I 3
CSIS 262  Advanced Networking II 3
OR    
CSIS 280 Penetration Testing 3
CSIS 281 Cyber Analytics 3
Complete the CompTIA Security+ Certification*   Pass
TOTAL REQUIREMENTS 43

* No older than 36 months 

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Last Modified: 11/7/19