The Bossier Parish Community College Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems, Associate of Applied Science in Cyber Technology with a concentration in Programmer Analyst, Associate of Applied Science in Cyber Technology with a concentration in Network Security, Associate of Applied Science in Industrial Technology with a concentration in Automation and Controls, Associate of Applied Science in Industrial Technology with a concentration in Engineering Graphics, Associate of Applied Science in Construction Technology and Management, and Associate of Applied Science in Oil and Gas Production Technology programs have applied for accreditation by the Associate of Technology, Management, and Applied Engineering (ATMAE), located at 275 N. York Street, Suite 401, Elhurst, IL 60126 (atmae.org).ATMAE's vision is to set standards for academic program accreditation, personal certification, and professional development for educators and industry professionals involved in integrating technology, leadership and design. Students applying for graduation in one of these programs will be required to complete twelve hours in technical Course work at Bossier Parish Community College.
Starting in the fall of 2011, the Cyber Information Technology program in the TEM Division received approval to offer Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS) certifications 4011and 4012.Since the initial approval, the Division has met the standards to offer CNSS certifications 4013,4014,4015,and 4016.These credentials can be received with the Certificate of Technical Studies in Senior Systems Managers.
In spring 2012, BPCC TEM Division applied to be a Center of Academic Excellence for two-year colleges. On April 13, 2012, we received notification of our approval! BPCC has been designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance for 2-Year Education for the 2012-2017 academic years. Moving forward, the Centerís requirements have changed to Knowledge Units; therefore, BPCC has mapped our courses to the new standards. We are now CAE2Y certified till 2021.
Bossier Parish Community College division of Technology Engineering and Mathematics became an EC-Council Academy in spring 2013. This acknowledgment will allow students in the Network Security program to offer courses ending in certifications for EC-Council.
As of 2012-2013 academic year the AAS Information Network Security Specialist ASS Network Security Specialist merged
Program began 2012-2013 as of 2012-2013 academic year the AAS web Analyst AAS Information Administration Specialist ASS Program Specialist Analyst merged.
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6220 East Texas Street
Bossier City, LA 71111