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Cybersecurity P-TECH Academy

Program of Study

  • Benefit: Fight cyber crime and protect privacy

  • Learn: Network security, encryption, data protection, and ethical hacking

  • Skills: Networking, maintenance, analyzing complex problems, identifying vulnerabilities, and developing solutions

  • Careers: Cybersecurity, networking, IT management, computer maintenance, digital forensics, and even government agencies

Go to NISD's Pathways in Technology Early College High School (P-TECH) website for more information about this program.

Course Sequence

Industry-Based Certification

Level 1 College Certificate

Associates Degree

Level 1 (9th)

Computer Maintenance*

Computer Maintenance Dual Credit*

Computer Maintenance Dual Credit*

Level 2 (10th)

Networking w/Lab (double-blocked)

AND

AP Computer Science Principles (optional elective)

Networking w/Lab Dual Credit (double-blocked)

AND

Internetworking Technologies II Dual Credit

Networking w/Lab Dual Credit (double-blocked)

AND

Internetworking Technologies II Dual Credit

Level 3 (11th)

Cybersecurity Capstone

Internetworking Technologies II Dual Credit

Internetworking Technologies II Dual Credit

AND

Computer Science I Dual Credit

Level 4 (12th)

Practicum in Information Technology (double-blocked)

OR

Career Preparation

Practicum in Information Technology (double-blocked)

OR

Career Preparation

Digital Forensics Dual Credit

AND

Practicum in Information Technology Dual Credit (double-blocked)

*Industry Certification:

*CompTIA Certification (Core A+, Networking+, and/or Security+)

Postsecondary Opportunities

Associates Degrees

  • System Networking Management

  • Information Technology

  • Computer Science / Information Sciences

Bachelor’s Degrees

  • Computer System’s Networking

  • Telecommunications

  • Computer and Information Sciences

  • Computer Science / Information Sciences

Master’s, Doctoral, and Professional Degrees

  • Computer Systems Analyst

  • Information Technology

  • Computer Science / Information Sciences

Aligned Occupations

Occupations

Median Wage

Annual Openings

% Growth

Information Security Analysts

$91,915

814

29%

Network and Computer System Administrators

$82,597

2,814

19%

Computer System Analysts

$87,568

5,937

29%