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


Your program of enrollment determines the admission requirements. 

Basic requirements for all programs:

  • Admission application and non-refundable $50 application fee
  • Acknowledgement agreement
  • All applicants must understand, read, speak, and write fluently in English
  • Official transcript(s) from previous institutions for degree and post-degree coursework, if applicable
  • Minimum GPA as defined by your program

Minimum level of education required:

  • Bachelor’s students must have a high school diploma or equivalent and be least 24 years old (may be waived for military applicants, veterans, and those with at least 24 quarter credits of prior college/university coursework)

Special Accreditation


School Accreditation Statement

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. 

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

Additional Information

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