Explore Academic Programs - Information Security


Controlling access to data is a high priority in today's business world. The increase of identity theft, computer fraud and loss of company secrets has created a high demand for information security professionals.


Careers, Potential Earnings & Market Growth Rates

Security Manager (Auditor) 

Potential Earnings: (2015 median) $104,850 annually

Market Growth Rate: 2 - 4% 

Information Security Analyst 

Potential Earnings: (2015 median) $90,120 annually

Market Growth Rate: 14%  (much faster than average) 


* Further study (bachelor's degree) required | ** Study beyond bachelor's degree required


Degrees and Certificates

A certificate in cybersecurity can provide short-term employability while the student continues on with an associate of applied science in Information Security.

Delivery Mode

Associate of Applied Science

Information Security

60 credit hours, two years full time 
 

Central Campus Day 

Central Campus Evening & Weekend

Online

Certificate of Completion 

Information Security Specialist

30 credit hours, one year full time  

Central Campus Day 

Central Campus Evening & Weekend

Online

          

Certificate of Completion 

Cybersecurity

22 credit hours

Central Campus Day 

Central Campus Evening & Weekend

Online