Specialization

Cyber Security

DESCRIPTION

Skills Explored Target Audience
Information security, ethical hacking, systems defense, digital forensics, and security management Viterbi, Accounting, Marshall, Annenberg, Economics, International Relations students, and all interested in studying Cyber Security.
Specialization Description
Computer systems and networks process countless personal and business transactions a day. With ever-growing concern over the privacy and security of digital information, Cyber Security has become one of the fastest-growing sectors in the technology industry. This specialization focuses on the concern over privacy and security of digital information and will train you to secure and protect organization systems, defend against hackers, and trap a cyber-criminal. Skills learned in this minor are indispensable to a potential employer and applicable to any field or discipline.
Why Students Take It
To learn the skills necessary to become a penetration tester and security engineer.
Industry & Career Info Companies Hiring
The FBI reported that billions of dollars are lost every year due to cybercrime, and cyber security has become one of the fastest-growing sectors in the technology industry. Ernst & Young
Deloitte
LA District Attorney’s office
Maryman & Associates
Facebook
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COURSES

Required Courses (8 units)

Not offered in Summer 2015
Not offered in Summer 2015
Not offered in Summer 2015
ITP-1252From Hackers to CEOs; An Introduction to Information Security
ITP-3253Ethical Hacking and Systems Defense
ITP-3573Enterprise Network Design

Elective Courses (4 units)

Not offered in Summer 2015
Not offered in Summer 2015
ITP-4254Web Application Security
ITP-4574Network Security

Additional Info