Information Security Analyst | Dipl - Western Iowa Tech Community College
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Information Security Analyst | Dipl

Information Security Analyst | Dipl

Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes Information Security Analyst
This program is eligible for free tuition

This program prepares the student to be responsible for network intrusion detection and mitigation. Students will learn to monitor computer networks, install and maintain security measures, and document security breaches. Students will also be taught to develop security best practices. Throughout the program students will be able to work with various security appliances and technologies. This program prepares students for an entry level position in information security.

Meet Your Advisor

Colleen Clifford
Colleen Clifford
Career Navigator
Sioux City Campus, Admissions A303
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Required Classes for Information Security Analyst | Dipl

SDV 108  The College Experience 
NET 121 Fundamentals of Computers and Networks 3
NET 612 Fundamentals of Network Security 3
NET 617 Implementing Security Policies and Procedures 3
NET 170 Configuring Windows 4
MAT 772 Applied Math 3
NET 197 Intermediate Networking 3
NET 423 Securing a Linux Environment I 3
NET 425 Network and System Defense  
NET 351 Python for Cyber Security Professionals 3
NET 621 Network Security Analysis 3
COM 723 Workplace Communications 3

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Ryan Sporrer
Ryan Sporrer
Information Systems Security Instructor
712.274.8733 Ext. 1494
Sioux City, Room T215
Colt Witt
Colt Witt
Cyber Security/Digital Crime Instructor
Sioux City Campus, TSI Room T238
Greg Strong
Greg Strong
Division Chair
Sioux City, Room B109

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $6,895.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $6,930.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,075.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.