Schedule of Classes




2021 Fall: August 18 - December 21
Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
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Course Class No. Section Start & End Date Day Time Status Location
CBR 600 Communicating, Problem Solving, and Leading in Cybersecurity (6)
Make yourself more valuable to an employer by gaining and improving skills in communication and problem solving. Explore the field of cybersecurity by developing connections to your career aspirations, creating a professional social network presence, and using critical thinking to inform decisions. Improve and refine your skills in communication, critical thinking, quantitative reasoning, and team leadership. Hone your professional writing and oral communication skills to produce effective presentations and become proficient with current technology. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CBR 600, DCL 600M, DCL 600T, or PRO 600.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85017 7631 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 W 6:30P-9:30P Closed Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Headen, Lincoln S Syllabus Course Materials
CMP 610 Foundations in Cybersecurity Management (6)
Prerequisite: CBR 600. Apply the principles of cybersecurity management. Analyze and draft cybersecurity policies; create practical approaches to risk analysis; practice techniques to prevent intrusions and attacks that threaten organizational data; and participate in exercises in cryptography, ethical hacking, and crisis management.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85227 7641 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: DeGrazia, Bruce C Syllabus Course Materials
CMP 620 Cybersecurity Governance (6)
Prerequisite: CMP 610. Examine important human aspects of cybersecurity, such as the motivations for cybercrimes, including hacker psychology and hacker culture. Explore the legal and regulatory environments related to local, state, national and international cybersecurity concerns. Formulate policy and conduct analysis for the prevention of intrusions, attacks, and threats to organizational data.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85228 7641 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Caldwell, Zulema B Syllabus Course Materials
CMP 630 Risk Management and Organizational Resilience (6)
Prerequisite: CMP 620. Apply critical thinking and analysis to determine potential risks to the enterprise. Investigate the application of systems, tools, and concepts to minimize risk in an organization's cyberspace initiatives. Explore how to identify threats, conduct vulnerability assessments, and perform risk assessment and management. Examine system development and application assurance from a holistic viewpoint that spans the cyberspace landscapes. Gain an understanding of the value provided by regulatory, policy, and compliance guidelines in addition to pure technology options.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85230 7641 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Williams, Hank N Syllabus Course Materials
CMP 640 Cybersecurity Program Development (6)
Prerequisite: CMP 630. Create a cybersecurity program using the enterprise as a framework. Examine the role of architectural methodology as part of the complete cybersecurity program. Consider the cyber threat landscape and the strategies related to incident response, awareness, and the mobile environment and its impact on government and industry. Explore identity theft, network security, cyber strategy development, and mobile device management.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85231 7641 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Ward, Roger J Syllabus Course Materials
CST 610 Cyberspace and Cybersecurity Foundations (6)
Prerequisite: CBR 600. Gain knowledge of the foundations of cybersecurity, and apply cyber methodologies to cyber architec¬tures, services, protocols, algorithms, hardware and software components, and programming languages. Become familiar with the important role that business continuity planning, security man¬agement practices, security architecture, operations security, and physical security play in cybersecurity. Explore the impact of cyber terrorism and national security on cybersecurity. Gain hands-on, real-world experience with state-of-the-art tools and technologies in a lab-intensive environment. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CST 610 or DFC 610.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85232 7631 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 W 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Rosales, Josue R Syllabus Course Materials
CST 620 Prevention of Cyber Attack Methodologies (6)
Prerequisite: CST 610. Explore the theories and practices related to the prevention of cyber-attacks. Design, apply, and analyze technological solutions that address countermeasures, encryption, network access control methods, firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention, and secure systems development. Practice techniques such as software assurance, verification, and validation; virtual network and cloud computing security techniques; and physical security techniques. Examine the nation's complex critical infrastructure industries. Use state-of-the-art tools and technologies in a lab-intensive environment that provide hands-on, real-world experience.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85234 7631 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 W 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Lucas, Diana Syllabus Course Materials
CST 630 Advanced Cyber Exploitation and Mitigation Methodologies (6)
Prerequisite: CST 620. Practice intrusion detection and prevention, exploitation, and mitigation in cyberspace. Employ technological solutions that identify, resolve, prevent, and mitigate cyber attacks Utilize network security techniques, monitoring, auditing, intrusion detection and prevention, and ethical penetration testing. Use state-of-the-art tools and technologies in a lab-intensive environment that provide hands-on, real-world experience.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85235 7631 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 W 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Gamble, Julius Syllabus Course Materials
CST 640 Digital Forensics Technology and Practices (6)
Prerequisite: CST 630. Gain proficiency with the tools and technologies commonly used in forensic examinations, and utilize best practices. Explore procedures for securing and validating evidence, including digital media and physical memory, as well as for recovering artifacts and analyzing, reporting, and presenting results in both criminal and civil situations. Gain experience with mobile forensic analysis. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CST 640 or DFC 620.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85236 7641 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Pak, Charles Syllabus Course Materials
CYB 670 Capstone in Cybersecurity (6)
Prerequisite: CST 640, DFC 640, or CMP 640. Assume the role of a cybersecurity professional by examining current issues in cybersecurity management, including enterprise risk management, vulnerability assessment, threat analysis, crisis management, security architecture, security models, security policy development and implementation, security compliance, information privacy, identity management, incident response, disaster recovery, and business continuity planning, particularly in the health, banking, and finance sectors.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85238 7641 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Ford, George H Syllabus Course Materials
MBA 610 Leading Organizations and People (6)
Prerequisite: PRO 600. Assess and develop your leadership skills by creating a personal leadership and professional development plan that you will refine during the program. Develop a strategic understanding of your organization by analyzing its mission, vision, goals, and values. Evaluate your organization's culture, climate, and approach to decision making and assess leadership effectiveness, governance structure, and processes. Explore how high-performing work teams can be a source of competitive advantage.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85270 7631 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 W 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Boyle, Jon Syllabus Course Materials
MBA 620 Financial Decision Making (6)
Prerequisite: MBA 610. Apply concepts behind financial statements, pricing, cost analysis, and capital budgeting in decisions. Propose solutions in real-world scenarios by using published financial reports and data from well-known national and international brands. Apply concepts from managerial economics to make pricing decisions for a business. Review business performance by analyzing the cash flow statement, income statement, and balance sheet. Make cost allocation, financing, and investment decisions by applying knowledge of corporate valuation. Determine the cost of capital, and make capital budgeting decisions.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85273 7621 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 T 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Laraqui, Saad Syllabus Course Materials
MBA 630 Leading in the Multicultural Global Environment (6)
Prerequisite: MBA 620. Enhance cultural competence and evaluate opportunities and risks for operations in a global market. Expand the ability to apply ethical decision-making models. Assess issues of culture, business ethics, employment law, contracts, and criminal law in the context of a global business. Analyze political, legal, economic, and cultural forces that impact multinational businesses. Recommend the legal form and organizational structure of a business.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85276 7631 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 W 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Raider, Alfred S Syllabus Course Materials
MBA 640 Innovation Through Marketing and Technology (6)
Prerequisite: MBA 630. Apply principles of market research and branding to innovative offering. Use web analytics to make decisions in digital marketing. Organize tasks in a marketing plan, assess market risk and opportunity, and collect data required to implement the marketing plan. Develop financial projections and suitable metrics for tracking the marketing plan.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
85282 7641 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Ramkeesoon, Selena A Syllabus Course Materials
MBA 670 Strategic Decision Making (6)
Prerequisite: MBA 640. Assume the role of a strategy officer who reports to the CEO. Develop an understanding of strategic leadership. Identify activities in the value chain of an organization and propose a plan to relocate one or more activities to another geographical region. Prepare a project management plan for the opening of a facility in a new country. Develop a business plan that includes an entry strategy, marketing plan, competitive strategy, and financial statements.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
84997 7631 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 W 6:30P-9:30P Closed Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Corriere, Michael A Syllabus Course Materials
PRO 600 Communicating, Problem Solving, and Leading in Professional Fields (6)
Make yourself more valuable to an employer by gaining and improving skills in communication and problem solving. Explore your field by developing connections to your career path, creating a professional social network presence, and using critical thinking to inform decisions. Improve and refine your skills in communication, critical thinking, quantitative reasoning, and team leadership as you hone your professional writing and oral communication skills and proficiency with analytical software programs, collaboration tools, and other professional software. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: CBR 600, DCL 600M, DCL 600T, or PRO 600.
Stateside hybrid classes scheduled for 2021 Fall have transitioned to an online format to ensure the health and safety of our community. These courses will include synchronous faculty and student engagement via Zoom.
84966 7641 06 Oct 2021-21 Dec 2021 Th 6:30P-9:30P Open Dorsey Station (Hybrid)
Faculty: Hoyt, Timothy V Syllabus Course Materials
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