Associate in Applied Science in Information Technology / Security & Data Assurance
Guilford Technical Community College

Program Details

The Associate in Applied Science in Information Technology with a Security & Data Assurance track is an online information security degree from Guilford Technical Community College.  With this degree you will gain the knowledge and skills needed to help protect data online.  You will study a wide range of computer network and security technology concepts as you learn to identify current ethical issues and security threats in computer technology.  With this flexible degree students are able to choose technical electives that best meet their interests and career goals.  Topics covered include:

  • Networking technologies
  • Information policy
  • Intrusion detection
  • Security administration

You can select courses found within an associated certificate to earn an additional certificate of study in a field such as Cyber Crime or Network Management that will compliment this track.

Learning Pace


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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Guilford Technical Community College is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score