What Is the Top School for an Associate in Computer Networking Security?

An associate degree program in computer networking security can prepare you for a job as a network or cyber security specialist. The following college was selected as the top choice for a computer networking security degree due to the large number of computer and information science awards conferred during the 2015 academic year. Schools offering Cisco Network Systems degrees can also be found in these popular choices.

How to Choose a Top Computer Network Security School

Students interested in obtaining an associate's degree in computer network security should consider a school's awards and rankings, as well as the variety of programming languages the courses within the program cover. A top school will also prepare individuals to take certification exams. Read below about a top school offering an associate's degree in this field.

Madison Area Technical College in Madison, WI

As a student at Madison Area Technical College, you can earn a network security specialist degree from a school that was among Community College Week's top 50 four-year, associate degree producers in the area of computer and information sciences for 2015.

MATC's 2-year network security specialist program includes courses in Java and Python programming, website development and Linux servers. You can also learn about Windows operating systems and servers and take classes that prepare you for exam pathways through Cisco Career Certification.

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Ten Computer Network Security Schools

College/UniversityInstitution TypeLocation
Belmont College2-year, PublicSaint Clairsville, OH
Bunker Hill Community College2-year, PublicBoston, MA
Central Texas College2-year, PublicKilleen, TX
Chattahoochee Technical College2-year, PublicMarietta, GA
Delta College2-year, PublicUniversity Center, MI
Gaston College2-year, PublicDallas, NC
Lower Columbia College2-year, PublicLongview, WA
Mohawk Valley Community College2-year, PublicUtica, NY
Northwest Florida State College4-year, PublicNiceville, FL
Owens Community College2-year, PublicPerrysburg, OH

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