Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity
Thomas Edison State University

Program Details

In addition, graduates of the Cybersecurity program will possess the skills and knowledge required to:

  • Assess and apply cybersecurity principles, tools and methods to defend information systems against cyber threats.
  • Protect an organization's critical information infrastructure by applying cybersecurity design best practices and technologies to prevent and mitigate cyber attacks and vulnerabilities.
  • Design, implement and administer networks in a secure manner by integrating network defense technologies, monitoring tools and measures. 
  • Evaluate the hardware and software components of a computing environment and apply security best practices to install, configure and manage modern operating systems.
  • Implement fundamental security principles and techniques in developing secure programs.
  • Apply database security models and best practices in the design and development of database management systems.
  • Analyze and navigate policy, legal, ethical and compliance aspects of cybersecurity.

Requirements

  • An adult 21 years of age or older
  • A high school graduate or have successfully passed a GED test

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education