Cybersecurity students in class.

Cybersecurity (BS)

Cybersecurity Degree Overview

As we become increasingly networked and reliant on technologies like mobile payments, cloud computing, and stored information systems, questions of security and ethical data management matter more than ever. As a Cybersecurity major, you will be leading the charge to protect computers, networks, programs, and data from hackers and other criminals.

Prepare for a Career In:

  • Security Analyst
  • Risk Management Consulting
  • Operations Security
  • Cyber Forensics
  • Security Systems Engineering
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“Thomas College truly helped me grow as an individual and helped me to become a leader in my field of study.”

Carli Carter ’15, Software Engineer, Tyler Technologies

At a Glance

  • 121 credit hours
  • 3 year option
  • Career-focused curriculum
  • Internships
  • Leadership development

Key Courses

  • Java Programming
  • Foundations of Cyber Security Defenses
  • Computer Forensics
  • Ethical Hacking
  • Security Policy
  • Cyber Warfare