Rock Valley College
Rockford, Illinois

Sample 2 Year Plan of Study

Data Assurance and IT Security

This sample 2 Year Plan of Study for the RVC Data Assurance and IT Security degree will give you an outline for a suggested way to approach taking your courses each semester.

You should still meet with an Academic Advisor regularly to make sure you are on the proper track.

Fall Semester- Year 1

Number Title Credits
  CIS-102 Intro to Computers & Info Systems (3)
  PCT-130 Intro to Network Security Fundamentals (3)
  PCT-120 Cisco Networking I (4)
  PCT-122 Cisco Networking II (4)
  SPH-131 Fundamentals of Communication (3)

Spring Semester- Year 1

Number Title Credits
  PCT-124 Cisco Networking III (4)
  PCT-126 Cisco Networking IV (4)
  WEB-101 Programming Related to the Internet (4)
  ENG-101 Composition I (3)
  MTH-120 College Algebra (3)

Fall Semester- Year 2

Number Title Credits
  PCT-132 Advanced Network Security (3)
  PCT-275 Cisco Firewall Design (4)
  PCT-112 Windows Server Fundamentals (3)
  PCT-270 Introduction to Unix/Linux (3)

Spring Semester- Year 2

Number Title Credits
  PCT-140 IP Telephony I (4)
  PCT-142 IP Telephony II (4)
  PCT-290 Special Topics in Personal Computer Tech (1)
  PCT-226 Troubleshooting (4)
  BUS-170 Intro to Organizational Behavior (3)