Cybersecurity and Networking - Southwestern Illinois College

Cybersecurity and Networking degree

Southwestern Illinois College’s A.A.S. in Cybersecurity and Networking is designed to prepare students with the necessary skills to obtain entry-level positions in the growing fields of cybersecurity and networking.
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Prepare for Professional Certification Exams

The curriculum prepares students to successfully complete the following professional certifications:

  • Cisco Certified Network Associate
  • CompTIA Security+ certification
  • CompTIA Network+ certification
  • CompTIA A+ certification

Cisco Networking Academy

Southwestern Illinois College is a Cisco Networking Academy using official Cisco online curriculum. The Cisco Networking Academy is a comprehensive e-learning curriculum, which provides students with Internet technology skills essential in a global economy. The Networking Academy delivers online content and assessment, student performance tracking, hands-on labs and activities to prepare students for industry-standard certifications. For more information, visit the SWIC Cisco Networking Academy.

Contact Information

For more information on the program, please contact the program coordinator, Matt Swinford, at 618-931-0600, ext. 7374 or