FBI – Cyber STEM Certificate Requirements

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FBI-Cyber STEM Pathway Program The chart below outlines the specific requirements needed to achieve the FBI-Cyber STEM Pathway Certificate:The * indicates subject areas that are unique to the program

FBI-CYBER STEM PATHWAY PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS CREDENTIALING REQUIREMENTS
Cyber – STEM Pathway CTE* 5 FBI-Cyber STEM Concentration Pathway Credits
Mathematics 4 Credits
Laboratory Science 4  Credits
English 4 Credits
History & Social Sciences 4 Credits
Foreign Languages 3 Credits
Health & Physical Education 2 Credits
Economics and Personal Finance 1 Credit
Industry Credentialing Test* 1 Pass
Cyber Security Assessment/Camp/Competition* 1 Challenge
FBI Engagement Activities* 2 Activities
Total 27 credits + 1 Challenge + 2 Activities

Reference the FBI-Cyber STEM Course Offerings below for a list of the applicable courses that satisfy the requirements.     

FBI-Cyber STEM Course Offerings*

FBI-Cyber STEM Course Pathway: Earn a total of 5 credits (also satisfies the Fine Arts and Career & Technical Education (CTE) diploma requirement):

Cyber Security Pathway

  • 26653 Cyber Security I: Networks
  • 26654 Cyber Security I: Operating Systems
  • 26655 Cyber Security I: Systems Administration
  • 26656 Cyber Security I: Telecommunications & Routing Protocols
  • 26657 Cyber Security II: Network Operations
  • 26658 Cyber Security II: Network Operations Advanced

Computer Science Pathway

  • 16640 Investigating Computer Science (middle school)
  • 26639 Computer Science
  • 33185 Computer Science, AP
  • 33186 Computer Science Principles, AP
  • 36560/36570 IB Computer Science, HL Part I & Part II

Business and Information Technology Pathway

  • 23105 Foundation Technology
  • 26116 Introduction to Information Technology
  • 26648 Advanced Topics in Information Technology
  • 26614 Computer Information Systems
  • 29800 Computer Networking and Internet App
  • 26630 Design, Multimedia, and Web Technologies
  • 26649 Advanced Topics in Computer Information Systems
  • 26638 Computer Programming
  • 26643 Computer Programming Advanced

Engineering Pathway

  • 28491 Engineering I:  Introduction to Engineering Design
  • 28492 Engineering II:  Principles of Engineering
  • 28467 Biotechnology Techniques and Applications
  • 28325 Forensic Technology with application in Biotechnology
  • 28493 Engineering III: Computer Integrated Production Engineering Capstone Course
  • 28421 Robotic Design 

Credentialing Test: Pass 1 industry credentialing test from the list below:

  • Linux+ Examinations—Powered by Linux Professional Institute (LPI) (Must pass both exams)
  • Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) Examinations (Pass any one exam)
  • Network Administration Certification Tests (Pass any one test)
  • Network Pro Certification Examination
  • Network+ Certification Examination
  • Project Lead the Way (PLTW)
  • Security Pro Certification Assessment
  • Security+ Certification Examination
  • Software Development Certification Tests (Pass any one test)
  • Systems Administration Certification Tests (Pass any one test)
  • Technical Support Certification Tests (Pass any one test)
  • Web Administration Certification Tests (Pass any one test)
  • Web Design and Development Certification Tests (Pass any one test)
  • A+ Certification Examination
  • Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) Routing & Switching Examination
  • Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA) Security Examination
  • Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP) Routing and Switching Examination
  • Cisco Certified Networking Professional (CCNP) Security Examination
  • CompTIA IT Fundamentals Certification Examination
  • Computer Maintenance Technology Examination
  • Computer Networking Fundamentals Assessment
  • Computer Repair Technology Assessment
  • Computer Service Technician (CST) Examination
  • Computer Technology Assessment

Cyber Security Assessment/Camp/Competition: Participate in a total of 1 Cyber Security Challenge from the list below:

 The school will be notified of these opportunities to participate in FBI lead engagements at a later date as the program develops. 

FBI Engagement Activities: Attend a total of 2 FBI engagement activities from the list below:

The participants will be notified of these opportunities to participate in FBI lead engagements.