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Associate in Applied Science



Secure Systems Administration Certificates

MCC Campus(es):
MCC-Blue River
MCC-Penn Valley- weekend class offerings
Some courses may be taken at other campuses

Program Coordinator:
Brian Hurley, 816.604.6659

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

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
CSIS 110
CSIS 111
CSIS 115
CSIS 151
Business Communications
Information Technology Fundamentals
Computer Hardware, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting
Computer Concepts and Applications
Microcomputer Operating Systems Concepts
3
3
3
3
3
Current CompTIA A+ Certification* Pass
TOTAL REQUIREMENTS 16

* No older than 36 months.

CSIS Network and Systems Support Certificate

SPECIFIC PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
Complete the Computer and User Support Certificate 16
CSIS 123 Programming Fundamentals 3
CSIS 143 Database Design and Management 3
CSIS 152 Linux Operating System 3
CSIS 161 Networking Fundamentals 3
CSIS 172 Windows Server and Active Directory Fundamentals 3
CSIS 174 Virtualization Cloud Computing Concepts 4
Current CompTIA Network+ Certification* Pass
TOTAL REQUIREMENTS 35

* No older than 36 months.

CSIS Secure Systems Administration & Engineering Certificate

SPECIFIC PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
Complete the Network and Systems Support Certificate 35
CSIS 170 Principles of Information Assurance 3
CSIS 178 Network and Systems Security 3
CSIS 290 Field Competencies and Employment Strategies 3
Current CompTIA Security+ Certification* Pass
TOTAL REQUIREMENTS 44

* No older than 36 months 

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Last Modified: 11/7/19