BS – Information Assurance and Cybersecurity (ABET-accredited)
Capella University

Program Details

Give yourself a valuable professional skill set that you can use across industries, with this online BS in IT in Information Assurance and Cybersecurity. This is an ABET-accredited program offered by Capella, where you’ll benefit from a set curriculum pass that allows you to interact regularly with your peers and faculty. This online bachelor’s focuses on the security infrastructure supporting organizational data and information. Coursework usually involves these classes:
  • Cyber Attacks and Ethical Hacking
  • Computer Forensics
  • Security Management and Policies
  • Operating Systems and Application Security

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing


School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Applicants must be at least 24 years old. This requirement may be waived for Military applicants and veterans, as well as applicants with 24 or more quarter credits of prior college or university coursework.

Capella’s BS in IT program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET,  (The FlexPath format is excluded.)