I.T.C. Industrial Cybersecurity Engineering Technology

(1 Year)

Program Objectives:

  1. Identify and respond to security concerns relating to operational cyber-physical systems.

  2. Coordinate among key stakeholders for matters dealing with the security of cyber-physical systems.

  3. Promote stakeholder awareness and education relating to cyber-physical systems security.

  4. Establish optimal policies for managing risk in cyber-physical systems.

  5. Use security criteria to influence technology selection and deployment.

Student Outcomes:

  1. Explain the need and purpose of securing cyber-physical systems.

  2. Identify common weaknesses in cyber-physical systems.

  3. Evaluate the security of cyber-physical systems by applying pertinent national standards.

  4. Propose policies for managing cyber-physical systems risk.

  5. Implement techniques for defending cyber-physical systems.

Program Admissions Requirements

Students must meet with the Program Coordinator prior to beginning course work.

Students must have completed a previous degree relating to Computer Science or Information Technology Systems and meet ESTEC acceptance requirements.

Students are required to meet with the Program Coordinator before beginning course work. Students entering from other programs may be able to waive or substitute courses.

Placement Test English Math
ACT 14 19
SAT 360 500
AccuPlacer 232

Major Requirements

Required Courses:
ESET 0100Engineering Technology Orientation1
ESET 0100LEngineering Technology Orientation Lab1
ESET 0120Introduction to Energy Systems2
ESET 0120LIntroduction to Energy Systems Laboratory1
ESET 0181Information Technology - Operational Technology Fundamentals3
ESET 0223Digital Control Theory2
ESET 0227Digital Control Systems Laboratory1
ESET 0222
ESET 0226
Process Control Theory
and Process Control Devices Laboratory
or ESET 0242 Practical Process Measurements and Control
ESET 0282Introduction to Networking3
CYBR 3383Security Design for Cyber-Physical Systems3
CYBR 3384Risk Management for Cyber-Physical Systems3
CYBR 4481Defending Critical Infrastructure and Cyber Physical Systems3
CYBR 4486Network Security for Industrial Environments3
CYBR 4487Professional Development and Certification3
CYBR 4489Capstone in Industrial Cybersecurity3
Total Credits34-36

 Major Academic Plan (MAP)