Computer Security

Associate of Applied Science Degree

The need for professionals with information systems security degrees has never been greater. The associate degree in Computer Security will familiarize students searching for a degree in the area of computer security. Students can develop techniques related to information security basics, network, operating system and software security, and methods for penetration testing. Graduates who have completed our information security program will possess the necessary tools to become IT professionals with the knowledge and expertise to identify emerging security risks and implement security policies and procedures to support organizational goals in the realm of information systems security.

At National American University, we help turn IT students into IT professionals with more than 70 years of providing business education that helps meet employers’ needs. With so many opportunities in corporate settings, it’s important to have a broad base of professional skills that include strong communication and leadership abilities, whether it be through online college courses or on-campus classes. We want to help our graduates fit the necessary mold to prepare them for their career paths and make them into great potential hires for growing companies.

To learn more about program goals, learning outcomes and course descriptions, see our catalog of online associate and bachelor's degree programs.

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