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Cybersecurity Technology

The Cybersecurity Technology option focuses on evaluating protocols, operating systems, hardware components, networking devices, and software tools to make a secure infrastructure. All classes are taught in a laboratory setting, allowing for hands-on experience with the latest technology. 

  • Located on the DeSoto campus only

  • Fall Enrollment 

How do I get into the Cybersecurity Technology program?

  • Complete an Application for Admissions to the college.

  • Have a high school diploma or GED/HISET equivalency on file with the admissions office

  • Must have an ACT English sub-score of 17 in English, or be eligible to enroll in English Composition I, or obtain instructor approval.

  • Have official ACT scores on file with the admissions office

  • Confirm with the admissions office that high school transcript or GED/HISET transcript and all previous college course transcripts have been received in the admissions office.

  • Pay any outstanding balances to Northwest MS Community College or any other college. 

  • Contact an Information Systems Technology instructor.  

Admissions to the college does not guarantee admissions to the program of study.

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