Department of Computer and Information Sciences
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Minor in Computer Science

Minor in Computer Information Systems
Minor in Information Technology

Minor in Cybersecurity

The courses offered in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences (CIS) under the Cyber Defense Certificate Program are the primary courses used to satisfy the NSA/DHS designated 22 Cybersecurity-related Knowledge Units. These courses provide the education and training for cybersecurity skills that are critical to defending the nation's vital information resources and will prepare students to work in cyber-related professions. The minor in cybersecurity consists of the following courses:

  • CIS 4385C - Digital Forensics (3 Hrs.)
  • CIS 4360 - Introduction to Computer Security (3 Hrs.)
  • CIS 4361 - Applied Security (3 Hrs.)
  • CNT 4406 - Network Security (3 Hrs.)
  • **COP 3710 - Database Management Systems (3 Hrs.)
  • **COP 3014C - Fundamentals of Programming (4 Hrs.)
Total Hours: 19 credits

Contact Info

1333 Wahnish Way
308-A Banneker Technical Bldg.
Tallahassee, Florida 32307

P: (850)599-3042/3050
F: (850)599-3221

E: offmgr@cis.famu.edu