Additional information available on the Cyber Security Department website at www.ppcc.edu/cybersecurity.
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The Cyber Security degree provides students with practical and relevant skills in the field of cyber security, information technology, and computer networking. Students completing the degree will be able to demonstrate knowledge of computer software, hardware, and cyber security risks. The Cyber Security degree provides students foundation knowledge of cyber security threats, as well as procedures to mitigate computer and network security risks. This degree also includes strategies and techniques to manage access control, telecommunications & network security, information security governance & risk management, software development security, cryptography, security architecture & design, operations security, business continuity & disaster recovery planning, legal, regulations, investigations & compliance, and physical security.