Information Assurance

WestConn offers the following academic programs in Information Assurance:

Computer Science/Security Minor
The CS/Security minor provides undergraduate students with a solid foundation in computer science and security. It combines a strong background in programming with fundamental security topics.

Major in Management Information Systems/Information Security Management (ISM) Option
The MIS/ISM option provides undergraduate students an enhancement to their understanding of information systems security practices. It incorporates both behavioral and technical perspectives of security and is intended to offer a broad perspective.


                         Information Assurance Courses

CS 140 Introduction to Programming
CS 143 Visual Basic
CS 144 Advanced Visual Basic
CS 166 Introduction to Unix
CS 170 Computer Science I: Language
CS 171 Computer Science II: Data Structures
CS 201 Computer Language Topics
CS 205 Data Modeling and Database Design
CS 215 Computer Architecture
CS 240 Computer Organization and Software
CS 250 Advanced Topics in Programming, using Java
CS 270 Computers in Society
CS 285 Artificial Intelligence
CS 305 Database Applications Engineering
CS 315 Design and Analysis of Algorithms
CS 350 Software Engineering
CS 355 Programming Languages
CS 360 Distributed Applications Engineering
CS 385 Data Mining
CS 410 Compiler Construction
CS 444 Computer Networks
CS 450 Operating Systems
ACC 406 Accounting Information Systems
JLA 225 Principles of Security
JLA 336 White Collar Crime
JLA 347 Justice Issues in Domestic and International Terrorism
MAT 127 Introduction to Cryptology
MIS 260 Information Systems Concepts
MIS 301 Database Applications in Business
MIS 341 Information Systems Security
MIS 361 Information Assurance
MIS 385 Fundamentals of Data Communications
MIS 389 Information Systems Hardware
MKT 411 E-Commerce and Internet Marketing

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