DevSecOps (Development, Security, and Operations) Certificate

Division: Business and Computer Information Systems


The DevSecOps (Development, Security, and Operations) Certificate prepares the students for a career in DevOps and DevSecOps. The program is designed to teach students the skills of secure coding, security as code and integration of security practices within the DevOps process. Students will learn to incorporate security features in every step of the development and operations process. The curriculum also helps prepare students for the industry recognized DevSecOps Engineering, AWS Solutions Architect, CompTIA Security+, Project+, and Linux+ certification exams. To earn a certificate, complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all course work must be completed at Cypress College. This certificate requires a total of 19 to 20 units.

Required Courses (13 units):
CIS 190 C IT and Cybersecurity Fundamentals (formerly Cybersecurity Competition)4
or CIS 230 C Cisco Networking 1
CIS 195 CNetwork Security3
CIS 247 CPython Programming3
CIS 275 C Advanced Python Programming3
or CIS 226 C Java Programming
Elective Courses - select two courses from the following (6-7 units):6-7
Introduction to Data Analytics3
Linux Server Administration (formerly titled Oracle Forms and Reports)3
Cloud Implementation and Security (formerly Storage Management and Cloud Computing)4
IT Project Management (formerly Project Management Fundamentals)3
Digital Forensics (formerly Computer Forensics II)3
Total Units19-20