Cyber Security Bachelor's Degree

Our cyber security bachelor's degree is 100% online and regionally accredited, with 7-week courses so you can reach your goal faster.  Our cybersecurity bachelor's degree:

  • Uses Cloud based technology, providing hands-on experience with the technology used by the professionals in the field
  • Teaches the technology used in the profession first, and then the policy, analysis and implementation strategies in support of the technology
  • Shows you how to respond and prevent security breaches, other programs focus solely on the prevention
  • Learn how to determine what an acceptable risk is for your organization, and then how to write policy and procedures around that level of risk
  • Is the 2013 Best Cybersecurity Higher Education Program in the country, according to SC Magazine 

Curriculum

Professional Courses

Course #TitleCredits
CMIT 130 Networking Fundamentals 3
CMIT 135 Introduction to Computer Systems 3
CMIT 140 Introduction to Operating Systems 3
CMIT 450 Senior Seminar Project 3
NETW 215 TCP/IP 3
CYBR 210 Foundations of Cybersecurity 3
CFDI 240 Digital Forensic Investigation Techniques 3
CFDI 340 Forensic Analysis 3
NETW 250 Windows Server Administration I 3
NETW 260 Linux Systems Administration I 3
CYBR 240 Computer & Network Security 3
CYBR 310 Mobile Security 3
CYBR 335 Software & Website Security 3
CYBR 320 Intrusion Analysis and Response 3
CYBR 410 Emerging Threats & Defenses 3
NETW 210 Wireless Networking 3
CYBR 420 Cybersecurity Policy Analysis and Implementation 3
WEBD 125 Web Page Development I 3
ACCT 130 OR MGMT 230 Financial Accounting OR Financial Systems Management 3
  Technical Electives (click for electives/embedded certificate information) 12
  Total Credits from Professional Courses 69

General Education

Course #TitleCredits
PSYC 100 OR SOCI 110 Intro to Psychology OR Intro to Sociology 3
ENGL 111 Critical Reading & Expository Writing (CREW) I 3
ENGL 112 Critical Reading & Expository Writing (CREW) II 3
COMM 130 Interpersonal Communication 3
MATH 180 Statistics 3
WRIT 231 Technical Writing 3
ECON 205 OR ECON 210 Microeconomics OR Macroeconomics 3
MGMT 260 Project Management 3
COMM 270 Intercultural Communication 3
ENGL 315 Writing in the Workplace 3
PHIL 340 Ethics in the Professions 3
  Lab Science 4
  Fine Arts Elective 3
  Arts/Humanities/Social Science/Math/Science Elective 6
 
  Total Credits from General Education 46
  General Electives 5
 
  Total Credits to Earn This Degree 120