Prospective students who may be interested in Internet security may enjoy studying a variety of techniques used to help design, configure, implement, secure and manage information systems with a focus on cybersecurity. Internet security may lead to a variety of entry-level employment opportunities including: network support analyst, network security analyst, network engineering, network administrator and systems administrator.
The information technology (IT) department of a company is typically responsible for storing, protecting, processing, transmitting and later retrieving information. An IT department may also be in charge of the setup and upkeep of in-house computer equipment, as well as overseeing regular system upgrades in order to maintain an acceptable level of security.
The ITT Technical Institutes are a leading provider of technology education in the United States. Some ITT Technical Institutes offer the Information Systems and Cybersecurity program of study in the School of Information Technology.*
* Other Disclaimers:
Graduates who have difficulty distinguishing colors may not be able to perform the essential functions of various positions involving information systems security.