Columbia Southern University’s online Bachelor of Science in information systems and cyber security is designed for students who want to expand their knowledge in systems security analysis and build the skills necessary for intrusion detection and applying the correct countermeasures. In addition, this degree program prepares individuals to:
- Identify security vulnerabilities and implement frameworks for incident prevention, response and recovery.
- Develop security policies to safeguard critical information data.
- Gather evidence and analyze the digital clues using different forensics tools.
- Implement preventative security measures and disaster recovery plans to sustain the business operations of an organization.
Virtual labs are introduced to enhance students' hands-on security skill sets, and graduates will be prepared to work in the field environment.
Completing specific courses within the major requirements of this degree program qualifies students to earn a certificate in cybersecurity.