The Bachelor of Science in Information Technology with a specialization in Security explores general methodologies used to assess and manage risks to information security. The degree program from CTU teaches students how to manage information security risks for a business organization.
The project-based curriculum of this online Information Security degree is designed to help prepare students with industry-current knowledge of the design, development, and delivery of IT projects. In addition to acquiring a comprehensive understanding of network security, students can create a portfolio of projects that can demonstrate their knowledge and skills to prospective employers. The curriculum adheres to standards set by CompTIA, the world’s leading independent provider of IT certifications. Graduates can sit for the CompTIA Security+ certification exam.
Courses cover such topics as:
- Computer forensics
- Cloud computing, privacy, and security
- Ethical hacking
- Security architecture
- Vulnerability assessment and management
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Colorado Technical University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationHigh School or Equivalent
Interview, Official High School Transcript/GED Score