Cybersecurity Coding Certificate

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Cybersecurity Coding Certificate

Program Code: C25590T / C25590HT

Our Information Technology (IT) Cybersecurity Coding certificate program will teach you about topics including an introduction to programming and logic, network and security foundations, programming language, and ethical hacking. This program will help prepare you for employment in entry-level positions with businesses, educational systems, and governmental agencies that rely on computer systems to design and manage information.

This is a certificate program and requires fewer credits and less time to complete than a degree or diploma program. Certificate programs can be taken alone but are often taken along with other IT programs.

The Cybersecurity Coding program also offers degree and diploma options.

Industry Certifications Available

  • AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
  • Cyber Secure Coder
  • Linux+
  • Python Application Development
  • Python Certified Entry-Level Python Programmer
  • Security+

Certificate requirements

15 Credit Hours

Courses in this program

Course Course Code Credit Hours Link to course details

This course introduces students to mobile ethical hacking techniques using the Python programming language. Emphasis is placed on mobile device attacks, scanning maintaining access, covering tracks, malware delivery password cracking, and keylogging with Python. Upon completion, students should be able to evaluate and mitigate system vulnerabilities and threats on mobile devices using the Python computer programming language.

Lecture Hours: 2  Lab Hours: 3  Clinical Hours: 0  Credit Hours: 3 
  • Prerequisites:
    CSC-121
  • Corequisites:
    None

This course introduces students to investigative ethical hacking techniques using the Python programming language. Emphasis is placed on using Python in gaining system access, cryptography, reconnaissance, enumeration, and buffer overflows. Upon completion, students should be able to understand system vulnerabilities and applications of the Python computer programming language to ethical hacking.

Lecture Hours: 2  Lab Hours: 3  Clinical Hours: 0  Credit Hours: 3 
  • Prerequisites:
    Take CSC-121
  • Corequisites:
    None

This course introduces computer programming and problem solving in a structured program logic environment. Topics include language syntax, data types, program organization, problem solving methods, algorithm design, and logic control structures. Upon completion, students should be able to use top-down algorithm design and implement algorithmic solutions in a programming language.

Lecture Hours: 2  Lab Hours: 2  Clinical Hours: 0  Credit Hours: 3 
  • Prerequisites:
    Take One Set:, Set 1: DMA-010, DMA-020, DMA-030, and DMA-040, Set 2: DMA-025 and DMA-040 , Set 3: MAT-121, Set 4: MAT-171, Set 5: MAT-003, Set 6: BSP-4003
  • Corequisites:
    None

This course introduces students to the Network concepts, including networking terminology and protocols, local and wide area networks, and network standards. Emphasis is placed on securing information systems and the various implementation policies. Upon completion, students should be able to perform basic tasks related to networking, mathematics, terminology, media and protocols.

Lecture Hours: 2  Lab Hours: 2  Clinical Hours: 0  Credit Hours: 3 
  • Prerequisites:
    None
  • Corequisites:
    None

This course introduces computer programming using the Python programming language. Emphasis is placed on common algorithms and programming principles utilizing the standard library distributed with Python. Upon completion, students should be able to design, code, test, and debug Python language programs.

Lecture Hours: 2  Lab Hours: 3  Clinical Hours: 0  Credit Hours: 3 
  • Prerequisites:
    Take CIS-115
  • Corequisites:
    None

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We offer several credentials that provide the flexibility you need. Most degree programs last two years and provide the most in-depth study of a particular subject. Diplomas and certificates take less time and are often taken in conjunction with other degree programs. Specialized training is also available for workforce development programs that are completed in less than a year.

This program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), a leading specialized accreditation association for business education. ACBSP accredits business, accounting, and business-related programs at the associate, baccalaureate, master, and doctorate degree levels worldwide. Every quality business program worldwide is accredited.

IT students can train and test for a variety of industry-recognized certifications, including A+, Security+ and Net+. Craven Community College is a Microsoft Academy and provides certification testing for the Microsoft Office Specialist certifications.

The Cybersecurity Coding program offers the following industry certification training:

  • AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
  • Cyber Secure Coder
  • Linux+
  • Python Application Development
  • Python Certified Entry-Level Python Programmer
  • Security+

Contact Information

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Advanced Manufacturing Center
New Bern Campus
252-638-7370

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