Baldwin County Public Schools
33243 State Highway 59 Loxley, AL  36551


Learn the skills to begin a career building secure systems, protecting information assets and more.

Average earning potential


Average completion time

3 years

Career details:

The cybersecurity industry offers students a secure and promising future in a critical field. Baldwin Prep’s Cybersecurity Program prepares students for careers in securing digital networks as well as server- and client-based computer systems. Cyber threats are always present, and careers in cybersecurity safeguard our digital future.

This is a career program designed for students to go directly into the labor market upon completion. Although some of the courses in this program will transfer to four-year institutions, this program is not designed to be a transfer program of study.

Skills students will learn:

  • IT Fundamentals
  • Software and Hardware Support
  • Server Administration
  • Cisco Networking
  • Ethical Hacking

Future careers & income opportunities:

OccupationMedian wageAvg openings in AL
Cyber Security Specialist$70,071135
Software Engineer$69,645245
IT Support Specialist$39,691170

Post secondary options:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Engineer
  • Cybersecurity
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Engineer
  • Computer Science

Dual enrollment courses for high school and college credit:

  • Intro to Information Systems**
  • IT Fundamentals
  • Software Support
  • Hardware Support
  • Microcomputer Applications**
  • Cisco CCNA I, II, & III
  • Server Administration**
  • Network Security
  • Ethical Hacking
  • Cybersecurity Electives**

* Dual Enrollment Courses are offered through Coastal Alabama Community College and allows students to earn a short term certificate in Automotive Technology (STC-ASE)

** Denotes courses required to earn Applied Associates Degree

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