Course Number   Course Title / Description / MnTC Goals / Prerequisites Credits
CST 2284   Network Security 3  
  In this course, students learn general security concepts including authentication methods, cryptography basics, and how to recognize how to safeguard against common network attacks. Students will learn to create secure communications for remote access, e-mail, the Internet, directory and file transfer, and wireless communications. In addition, students will develop an appreciation for and plan for the implementation of physical security and disaster recovery.  
  Prerequisite: CST1072  

CST 2284 is a required course in the following degrees, diplomas, or certificates:
Computer Support Technician AAS Degree (2019-2020)
Cyber Security Specialist AAS Degree (2019-2020)
Network Systems Administration AAS Degree (2019-2020)
Computer Support Technician Diploma (2019-2020)
Network Systems Administration Diploma (2019-2020)
Helpdesk Certificate (2019-2020)
Windows Administrator Certificate (2019-2020)
Computer Support Technician AAS Degree (2018-2019)
Cyber Security Specialist AAS Degree (2018-2019)
Network Systems Administration AAS Degree (2018-2019)
Computer Support Technician Diploma (2018-2019)
Network Systems Administration Diploma (2018-2019)
Helpdesk Certificate (2018-2019)
Windows Administrator Certificate (2018-2019)
Computer Support Technician AAS Degree (2017-2018)
Cyber Security Specialist AAS Degree (2017-2018)
Network Systems Administration AAS Degree (2017-2018)
Computer Support Technician Diploma (2017-2018)
Network Systems Administration Diploma (2017-2018)
Helpdesk Certificate (2017-2018)
Windows Administrator Certificate (2017-2018)
Computer Support Technician AAS Degree (2016-2017)
Cyber Security Specialist AAS Degree (2016-2017)
Network Systems Administration AAS Degree (2016-2017)
Computer Support Technician Diploma (2016-2017)
Network Systems Administration Diploma (2016-2017)
Helpdesk Certificate (2016-2017)
Windows Administrator Certificate (2016-2017)
Computer Support Technician AAS Degree (2015-2016)
Cyber Security Specialist AAS Degree (2015-2016)
Network Systems Administration AAS Degree (2015-2016)
Computer Support Technician Diploma (2015-2016)
Network Systems Administration Diploma (2015-2016)
Helpdesk Certificate (2015-2016)
Helpdesk Technician Certificate (2015-2016)
Windows Administrator Certificate (2015-2016)
Computer Support Technician AAS Degree (2014-2015)
Network Systems Administration AAS Degree (2014-2015)
Computer Support Technician Diploma (2014-2015)
Network Systems Administration Diploma (2014-2015)
Helpdesk Certificate (2014-2015)
Windows Administrator Certificate (2014-2015)
Computer Support Technician AAS Degree (2013-2014)
Network Systems Administration AAS Degree (2013-2014)
Computer Support Technician Diploma (2013-2014)
Network Systems Administration Diploma (2013-2014)
Helpdesk Technician Certificate (2013-2014)
Windows Administrator Certificate (2013-2014)
Computer Support Technician AAS Degree (2012-2013)
Network Systems Administration AAS Degree (2012-2013)
Computer Support Technician Diploma (2012-2013)
Network Systems Administration Diploma (2012-2013)
Helpdesk Technician Certificate (2012-2013)
Windows Administrator Certificate (2012-2013)
Computer Support Technician AAS Degree (2011-2012)
Network Systems Administration AAS Degree (2011-2012)
Computer Support Technician Diploma (2011-2012)
Network Systems Administration Diploma (2011-2012)
Helpdesk Technician Certificate (2011-2012)
Windows Administrator Certificate (2011-2012)
Computer Support Technician AAS Degree (2010-2011)
Network Systems Administration AAS Degree (2010-2011)
Computer Support Technician Diploma (2010-2011)
Network Systems Administration Diploma (2010-2011)
Helpdesk Technician Certificate (2010-2011)
Windows Administrator Certificate (2010-2011)
Computer Support Technician AAS Degree (2009-2010)
Network Systems Administration AAS Degree (2009-2010)
Computer Support Technician Diploma (2009-2010)
Network Systems Administration Diploma (2009-2010)
Computer Support Technician AAS Degree (2008-2009)
Network Systems Administration AAS Degree (2008-2009)
Computer Support Technician Diploma (2008-2009)
Network Systems Administration Diploma (2008-2009)
Computer Support Technician AAS Degree (2007-2008)
Network Systems Administration AAS Degree (2007-2008)
Computer Support Technician Diploma (2007-2008)
Network Systems Administrator Diploma (2007-2008)
 
CST 2284 is an elective course in the following degrees, diplomas, or certificates:
Web Design Technology AAS Degree (2009-2010)
Web Design Technology AAS Degree (2008-2009)
Computer Programmer Diploma (2008-2009)