Cybersecurity Programs @ ACC
Information Technology Cybersecurity Concentration
The IT Systems Security program at ACC prepares individuals for employment in the exciting field of cybersecurity and networking. Students will learn about Windows® and Linux system administration, Cisco® Routing & Switching, cyber exploits and methods of mitigation, and technology crimes and law. Concrete skills such as router and switch configuration, device hardening, cybercrime investigation techniques, and security policy design are emphasized.
Alamance Community College is an authorized Cisco Networking Academy institution.
Students are able to earn credentials from the college including an Associate of Applied Science, Diploma, or various certificates. Additionally, many of our courses prepare students industry certification exams.
The IT Club is an opportunity for current students from any discipline to explore and share IT knowledge and skills. This club meets weekly and partakes in hands-on activities, including cybersecurity related topics and technologies, under the guidance of and in close collaboration with the IT Faculty.
IT Summer Camp
The inaugural IT Summer Camp will take place in Summer 2020 on the campus of Alamance Community College. The camp will incorporate topics such as cybersecurity, programming, web development, networking, and hardware. Students in 6th – 12th grade will be able to learn related IT concepts and gain hands-on experience through engaging devices and technology.