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Successful completion of this exam is globally generally recognized as equivalent to an entry-level security specialist position. Once you pass the Security+ exam and receive the national certification, you are eligible to receive 3 PGCC college credits for INT 1620.

Computer Security

Information security is one of the hottest topics in the tech world today. Some of the topics you will cover are: general security, communication security, infrastructure security, basics of cryptography,and organizational security. Upon completion of the class students should be prepared to take the CompTIA vendor neutral Security+ exam.

Prince George's Community College is a proud Academy Partner of CompTIA - the voice of Information Technology.

DPR-702 Computer Security/Security     4.2 CEUs
Designed to give the student a foundation of understanding of various computer security concepts, functions and applications. The class maps to the CompTIA Security+ exam and includes these topics: general security, communication security, infrastructure security, basics of cryptography, and operations/organizational security. Upon completion of the class students should be prepared to take the CompTIA vendor neutral Security+ exam. Successful completion of this exam is generally globally recognized as equivalent to an entry-level security specialist position.
$420* (includes a $150 lab fee)

30645 1/22 - 05/14 Online Online Online
30641 1/22 - 05/14 8:00 AM - 9:40 AM M/W CAT 107
30642 1/26 - 05/11 12:15 PM - 3:55 PM Fri CAT 107
31113 1/25 - 05/10 6:00 PM - 9:40 PM Thur CAT 107
30639 3/26 - 5/14 6:00 PM - 9:40 PM M/W CAT 107
30643 1/22 - 05/14 Online Online Online
30546 1/23 - 05/15 6:00 PM - 9:40 PM Tu CAT 107

DPR-703 CISSP Preparation     4.5 CEUs
This course explores and reviews all eight domains of the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) and can be used as preparation for the CISSP Exam or the Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) as administered by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium (ISC2).
$420* (includes a $150 lab fee)

30644 1/24 - 5/16 6:00 PM - 9:40 PM W CAT 325

DPR 704 Introduction to Cyber Security     1.5 CEUs
This course is a comprehensive introduction to the protection of business information and the systems that support business processes. The objective is to identify common threats and attacks employed against web-accessible applications, analyze the role of security models and architectures, explain the role of cryptography, and analyze issues related to security management and network security.
4 sessions, $200 (includes $25 lab fee)

27826 3/3 - 3/31 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Sat CAT 135