Cyber Security and Networking Technology

Associate of Applied Science (AAS)


The Cyber Security and Networking Technology program prepares students for a future in the cyber security and networking technology field. The program gives students a firm foundation in computer and network operations while training in digital forensics, firewall security, intrusion detection and security assessment. Students receive extensive hands-on training through laboratory exercises and/or computer simulation exercises.

What Will I Learn?

Cyber Security and Networking Technology Associate (CSNTA) majors also receive extensive certification training in numerous areas. CSNTA majors at Lamar Institute of Technology also receive the training needed to pass leading industry certifications from vendors such as CompTIA, Cisco and Microsoft.

What can I do with this Degree

A graduate of the Cyber Security and NetworkingTechnology program is awarded the Associate of Applied Science degree. Graduates find work as security analysts, security consultants and security specialists for small- to mid-size organizations.

Degree Requirements

Students are required to earn a certification in one of the following areas prior to graduation.

  • A+ Certification
  • Linux+ Certification
  • Network+ Certification
  • Security+ Certification
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate
The required physical requirements, mental abilities and certification expectations are high.
Lamar Institute of Technology is an open enrollment institution. Any student accepted to attend to the Institute is welcome to enroll in this major.
Learn more about the tuition and special fees required for this program.
Meet the experienced and dedicated instructors you will learn from as you work to complete this program.
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Susan Joiner

Program Director
Technical Arts 4, Room 103B

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