Bachelor of Science in Network Security
University of Advancing Technology

Program Details

The Bachelor of Science in Network Security is an online information security degree from the University of Advancing Technology for those interested in protecting and defending commerce and personal information against online theft and corruption.  As businesses, organizations, and the government increasingly depend on technology and online security, there is a rapidly growing need for network security professionals who understand ethical hacking and are able to ensure information confidentiality, integrity, and availability.  The curriculum is a combination of software and network programming and network security analysis as students learn to use proactive techniques, such as defense-in-depth and layered security, to mitigate vulnerabilities in information systems and protect against exploitation.  Through this online cybersecurity degree, you will gain the latest skills and advanced network security tools as you gain the knowledge and tools provided through extensive training in network security programs and scripts.  Courses prepare students to synthesize and apply the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in cyber security. 

Focusing on ethical hacking, this online information security degree includes the following courses:

  • Computer Forensic Essentials
  • Reverse Engineering
  • Security Essentials
  • Foundations of Network Engineering
  • Incident Response

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Advancing Technology is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score