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Overview

Cybersecurity is all about protecting information and solving complex problems.

As technology continues to advance and proliferate in today's economy, so too has the need to defend it. Spokane Falls Community College offers a pair of programs designed to help you build technical skills and gain theoretical knowledge that directly applies to real-world problems companies are facing today.

SFCC offers a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in cybersecurity, and a two-year Associate of Applied Science degree in information technology with an emphasis in cybersecurity.

Program Map for Associate in Applied Science - Cybersecurity

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Required Credits: 90

First Quarter

Couse ID
Course Title
Credits
Typical Term Offered
IS 101
Planning for Information Technology Students
1
Fall/Winter/Spring
IS 102
IS and Cybersecurity Careers
2
Fall/Winter
IS 103
Information Technology Fundamentals
5
Fall/Winter/Spring
MATH 88
Algebra for Math Literacy II
5
Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring
Total Credits
 
13
 

Second Quarter

Couse ID
Course Title
Credits
Typical Term Offered
ASTR& 101
Introduction to Astronomy
5
Fall/Winter/Spring
ENGL& 101
English Composition I
5
Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring
IS 165
Networking Fundamentals
5
Fall/Winter/Spring
Total Credits
 
15
 

Third Quarter

Couse ID
Course Title
Credits
Typical Term Offered
IS 125
Linux Fundamentals
5
Fall/Winter/Spring
IS 234
Computer Forensics
5
Fall/Winter/Spring
IS 262
Network Management
5
Fall/Winter/Spring
Total Credits
 
15
 

Fourth Quarter

Couse ID
Course Title
Credits
Typical Term Offered
CS 223
Programming for IT
5
Fall/Winter/Spring
IS 141
Cyber Defender 1
5
Fall
IS 244
Network Security I
5
Fall/Winter/Spring
Total Credits
 
15
 

Fifth Quarter

Couse ID
Course Title
Credits
Typical Term Offered
ENGL& 235
Technical Writing
5
Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring
IS 241
Cyber Defender 2
5
Winter
IS 245
Network Security II
5
Fall/Winter/Spring
Total Credits
 
15
 

Sixth Quarter

Couse ID
Course Title
Credits
Typical Term Offered
IS 132
Computer Ethics and Law
5
Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring
IS 243
Malware Analysis and Exploitation
10
Spring
IS 266
Cooperative Education Seminar
1
Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring
IS 267
Cooperative Education Work Experience
1
Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring
Total Credits
 
17
 

  • Tuition

  • Resident

    $
    17,223
  • Non-Resident

    $
    21,558
  • International

    $
    47,274
  • Max. Books

    $
    942
  • Max. Course Fees

    $
    128
  • Institutional Fees

    $
    1,511

  • Rick Dubois
    Rick Dubois
    Computer Science
    B.A., M.S., Eastern Washington University
    Rick.Dubois@sfcc.spokane.edu
    509-533-3246
  • Brady Nielsen
    Brady Nielsen
    Computer Science
    B.A., M.B.A., Gonzaga University; Additional studies, Regis University
    Brady.Nielsen@sfcc.spokane.edu
    509-533-3434