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Information Security Analysts

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

TASK DUTIES
Train users and promote security awareness to ensure system security and to improve server and network efficiency.
Develop plans to safeguard computer files against accidental or unauthorized modification, destruction, or disclosure and to meet emergency data processing needs.
Confer with users to discuss issues such as computer data access needs, security violations, and programming changes.
Monitor current reports of computer viruses to determine when to update virus protection systems.
Modify computer security files to incorporate new software, correct errors, or change individual access status.
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Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME CITY INSTITUTION TYPE PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS
Kansas City Kansas Community College Kansas City Public COMPUTER SYSTEMS NETWORKING AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS Associate Degree - AAS 66
Kansas City Kansas Community College Kansas City Public NETWORK SPECIALIST Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 18
Johnson County Community College Overland Park Public INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Associate Degree - AAS 63
University of Kansas Lawrence Public INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Bachelor Degree - BS 122
Washburn Institute of Technology Topeka Public INFORMATION SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY Two-year Technical Certificate - CERT 48
Allen Community College Iola Public COMPUTER AND NETWORK SUPPORT TECHNICIAN Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 18
Allen Community College Iola Public INFORMATION NETWORKING TECHNOLOGY Associate Degree - AAS 60
Flint Hills Technical College Emporia Public NETWORK TECHNOLOGY Associate Degree - AAS 67
Manhattan Area Technical College Manhattan Public INFORMATION AND NETWORK TECHNOLOGY Associate Degree - AAS 63
Manhattan Area Technical College Manhattan Public INFORMATION AND NETWORK TECHNOLOGY Two-year Technical Certificate - CERT 52
Independence Community College Independence Public COMPUTER AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 42
Independence Community College Independence Public COMPUTER AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Associate Degree - AAS 60
Butler Community College El Dorado Public CYBER SECURITY Associate Degree - AAS 60
Butler Community College El Dorado Public INTERNETWORKING MANAGEMENT Associate Degree - AAS 60
Butler Community College El Dorado Public CYBER SECURITY One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 30
Coffeyville Community College Coffeyville Public INFORMATION SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY Two-year Technical Certificate - CERT 48
Coffeyville Community College Coffeyville Public INFORMATION SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY Associate Degree - AAS 66
Wichita State University Campus of Applied Sciences and Technology Wichita Public COMPTIA SECURITY+ CERTIFICATION Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CCOMP 3
Wichita State University Campus of Applied Sciences and Technology Wichita Public COMPTIA NETWORK+ CERTIFICATION Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CCOMP 6
Wichita State University Campus of Applied Sciences and Technology Wichita Public COMPTIA A+ CERTIFICATION Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CCOMP 6
North Central Kansas Technical College Beloit Public INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 35
North Central Kansas Technical College Beloit Public TELECOMMUNICATIONS & NETWORK TECHNOLOGY Associate Degree - AAS 68
North Central Kansas Technical College Beloit Public INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Associate Degree - AAS 67
North Central Kansas Technical College Beloit Public INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Associate Degree - AAS 68
Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson Public NETWORKING Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 28
Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson Public NETWORKING One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 35
Hutchinson Community College Hutchinson Public NETWORKING Associate Degree - AAS 64
Cowley Community College Arkansas City Public SOFTWARE, SECURITY AND DEVELOPMENT Associate Degree - AAS 62
Cowley Community College Arkansas City Public SSD - SECURITY/APP/GAME DEVELOPMENT Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 18
Cowley Community College Arkansas City Public SSD - INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY FOUNDATIONS/APP DEVELOPMENT, DATABASES & APPLICATIONS One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 39
Barton Community College Great Bend Public NETWORKING SPECIALIST One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 36
Barton Community College Great Bend Public NETWORKING SPECIALIST Associate Degree - AAS 64
Pratt Community College Pratt Public INFORMATION NETWORK TECHNOLOGY Associate Degree - AAS 65
Park University Kansas City Private INFORMATION AND COMPUTER SCIENCE - NETWORKING AND SECURITY Bachelor of Science - BS 0
Park University Kansas City Private INFORMATION AND COMPUTER SCIENCE - SOFTWARE ENGINEERING Bachelor of Science - BS 0
Park University Kansas City Private INFORMATION SYSTEMS Bachelor of Science - BS 0
Centriq Training Leawood Private CISCO CERTIFIED ENTRY NETWORKING TECHNICIAN (CCENT) UPGRADE Certificate - CERT 0
Centriq Training Leawood Private N+ CERTIFICATION UPGRADE Certificate - CERT 0
Centriq Training Leawood Private SYSTEMS AND SECURITY ADMINISTRATOR Certificate - CERT 0
Centriq Training Leawood Private SECURITY + CERTIFICATION UPGRADE Certificate - CERT 0
Centriq Training Leawood Private CISCO CERTIFIED NETWORK ADMINISTRATOR (CCNA) UPGRADE Certificate - CERT 0
Rasmussen College - Overland Park Overland Park Private NETWORK SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATION Associate of Science - AS 0
Grantham University Lenexa Private CYBERSECURITY CONCEPTS Certificate - CERT 0
Grantham University Lenexa Private INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Master of Science - MS 0
Grantham University Lenexa Private ADVANCED CYBERSECURITY Certificate - CERT 0
Grantham University Lenexa Private COMPUTER SCIENCE Bachelor of Science - BS 0
Grantham University Lenexa Private INFORMATION SYSTEMS - HEALTH INFORMATICS Bachelor of Science - BS 0
Grantham University Lenexa Private INFORMATION SYSTEMS - WEB DEVELOPMENT Bachelor of Science - BS 0
Grantham University Lenexa Private CYBER SECURITY Bachelor of Science - BS 0
Grantham University Lenexa Private INFORMATION SYSTEMS - CYBER SECURITY Bachelor of Science - BS 0
Grantham University Lenexa Private COMPUTER SCIENCE Associate of Science - AS 0
DeVry University - Holmes Rd Kansas City Private INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT - WIRELESS Masters of Management - MM 0
DeVry University - Holmes Rd Kansas City Private INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT - INFORMATION SECURITY Masters of Management - MM 0
DeVry University - Holmes Rd Kansas City Private NETWORK AND COMMUNICATIONS MANAGEMENT - NETWORKING FUNDAMENTALS Bachelor of Science - BS 0
DeVry University - Holmes Rd Kansas City Private NETWORK SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATION - CISCO NETWORKING FUNDAMENTALS Associate of Applied Science - AAS 0
DeVry University - Holmes Rd Kansas City Private INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT - INFORMATION SYSTEMS TOOLS Masters of Management - MM 0
DeVry University - Holmes Rd Kansas City Private INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT - NETWORK MANAGEMENT Masters of Management - MM 0
DeVry University - Holmes Rd Kansas City Private INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT - DATA ADMINISTRATION AND MANAGEMENT Masters of Management - MM 0
Wichita Technical Institute - Topeka Campus Topeka Private COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY AND NETWORK ADMINISTRATION Diploma - CERT2 0
Wichita Technical Institute - Topeka Campus Topeka Private COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY AND NETWORK ADMINISTRATION Diploma - CERT1 0
Bryan University Topeka Private COMPUTER SCIENCE - PROGRAMMING Associate of Applied Science - AAS 0
Bryan University Topeka Private COMPUTER PROGRAMMING Diploma - CERT2 0
Bryan University Topeka Private COMPUTER NETWORK SPECIALIST Diploma - CERT1 0
Bryan University Topeka Private INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY & ASSURANCE Associate of Applied Science - AAS 0
Bryan University Topeka Private COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS - NETWORKING Associate of Applied Science - AAS 0
Rasmussen College - Topeka Topeka Private NETWORK SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATION Associate of Science - AS 0
Vatterott College - Wichita Campus Wichita Private COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY Certificate - CERT2 0
Vatterott College - Wichita Campus Wichita Private INFORMATION SYSTEMS SECURITY Diploma - CERT2 0
National American University - Wichita Wichita Private INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY - NETWORK ADMINISTRATION / MICROSOFT Bachelor of Science - BS 0
Wichita Technical Institute Wichita Private COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY & NETWORK ADMINISTRATION Associate of Occupational Science - AOS 0
National American University - Wichita Education Center Wichita Private INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY - NETWORK ADMINISTRATION / MICROSOFT Bachelor of Science - BS 0
National American University - Garden City Garden City Private INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EMPH COMPUTER SECURITY & FORENSICS Bachelor of Science - BS 0
National American University - Garden City Garden City Private INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Bachelor of Science - BS 0
National American University - Garden City Garden City Private COMPUTER SECURITY Associate of Applied Science - AAS 0
National American University - Garden City Garden City Private INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EMPH MANAGEMENT INFORMATION SYSTEMS Bachelor of Science - BS 0