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Cyber Security

This class prepares students to plan, coordinate and implement security measures for networking systems.  Students initially learn the basics of repair and maintenance of Cyber Security Photocomputer hardware, software, and operating systems along with the installation, configuration, and troubleshooting of network hardware.  Then they are introduced to basic security principles involving networks and operating systems, including the current threats, vulnerabilities, and policies of electronic commerce.  They gain an understanding of the principles of risk management, security architectures, incident handling, disaster recovery, and secure systems administration.  Students track and patch security holes after a breach of security has occurred.  Students gain skills required for certifications offered by Microsoft, and CompTIA, along with additional security certifications for Security Certified Network Specialist (SCNS), Security Certified Network Professional (SCNP), and Security Certified Network Architect (SCNA).

Morning session – 8:10 – 11:10 a.m.
Afternoon session – 12:45 – 3:45 p.m.

Career Major Name:  Cyber Security
Clock Hours/Weeks of Instruction:  900/34
Normal Completion Time:  34 weeks for full-time status

College Credit:
Contract Hours
Prior Learning Assessment

Required Courses:

  • Computer Repair and Troubleshooting I
  • Computer Repair and Troubleshooting II
  • Cybersecurity Advanced
  • Cybersecurity Basic
  • Fundamentals of Linux/UNIX
  • Windows Operating System Fundamentals
  • Workforce Skills Training

Career Opportunities:

  • Computer Service Technician
  • Electronic Assembler
  • Field Service Technician
  • Computer Equipment Sales

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Application Process:
High school students see your home school counselor
Adults contact Mid-America counselor (405) 449-3391

Average Salary:

OSBCTE (Oklahoma State Board of Career & Technology Education)


ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate

  • Bronze
  • Silver
  • Gold
  • Platinum

ODCTE Competency Certification

  • Fundamentals of Technology
  • Computer Repair Technician


**CTSO: SkillsUSA

**Career Technical Student Organization (CTSO)