This program prepares students to work in areas related to information assurance, network and computer security. The program will build the foundation to identify and fix computer security attacks. The material covered in the program is designed for students with advanced computer knowledge or currently working in the computer industry. Students will also learn basic security design fundamentals that help create trustworthy systems for organizations. Cybersecurity is a degree that can be applied to many facets of the student’s life, from personal to work experiences. There is a growing need for stronger cybersecurity with the increasing media attention.
Our graduates are able to find jobs within many different organizations. Through Career Development, we are able to assist our students in finding a job. Example positions include Network Security Support Technician, Security Auditor, and Digital Forensics Analyst.
*Salary listed represent earnings once a student transfers and earns a bachelor's degree.