Aug 09, 2022  
2019-2020 Lane Community College Catalog 
2019-2020 Lane Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Network Security, CPC

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This program is fully contained in the Computer Network Operations, AAS  degree

Total Program Credits: 16

Estimated Program Length: Three terms

Offered by the Computer Information Technology  Department, 541.463.5221

Career Pathway Certificate of Completion Requirements  

Program Coordinator Don Easton, Bldg.19 Rm. 148

Dean Christopher Rehn

Purpose To train those who already have networking skills to secure workstations, servers, and other networking devices.

Advising Deidre Lyons and Elaine Zalonis can be reached at

Learning Outcomes 

  • Understand the security fundamentals required to help safeguard computer networks.
  • Implement wireless network security protections.
  • Identify and counteract attacks on workstations, servers, and other networking devices.
  • Identify vulnerabilities, discuss their resolutions, and generate vulnerability reports.
  • Install and utilize various security industry accepted tools.
  • Install and configure firewalls and VPNs.
  • Troubleshoot security issues and implement and test resolutions.

Job Openings and Wages Projected through 2022

See the Career Pathways Roadmap

Estimated Program Cost

Books   $350
Resident Tuition and General Student Fees   $2,150
  Total Estimated Cost $2,500

*Course fees may change during the year. See the online credit class schedule for fees assigned to courses.

Program Core Courses

CORE classes must be completed with a letter grade of "C-" or better.

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