As information security breaches, cyber attacks, and online threats increase, the demand for cybersecurity professionals is expected to grow.* Our bachelor’s degree can help you master the fundamentals of cybersecurity, applying industry-accepted and emerging practices to solve real-world security problems. You’ll explore materials to enable you to pursue certifications recognized by the information assurance community and for Department of Defense personnel.† At this time, if you reside in one of the following states you may not enrol in the Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity: AR, DE, KS, KY, NM, or TN.
This online bachelor's degree provides you with rigorous training designed to prepare you for entry-level positions across the cybersecurity field.‡ The curriculum emphasizes the need to obtain relevant certifications to excel in the field. Programme outcomes for this degree include:
- Technology skills - Apply current tools and methodologies to secure systems.
- Client specifications - Analyze users’ security issues.
- System specifications - Design secure information systems.
- Technology analysis - Evaluate information security trends, practices, and products
For Kaplan University Gainful Employment program disclosure information, click here.<<www.kaplanuniversity.edu/Consumer_Info.aspx>> (*) Source: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-2017 Edition, Information Security Analysts, www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/information-security-analysts.htm. National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short-term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth. (†) Although certain programs at Kaplan University are designed to prepare students to take various certification or licensing exams, the University cannot guarantee the student will pass those exams. In some cases, field experience, additional coursework, and/or background checks may be necessary to take or to successfully pass the exams. Students should research the requirements in the state in which they intend to seek employment. (‡) Kaplan University cannot guarantee employment or career advancement.
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