Credits: 60-120 w/ an associate degree
Cost per credit: $295
Become prepared to lead complex digital projects from start to finish.
The online cybersecurity degree from SUNY Canton prepares students to assess computer and network system security needs, recommend safeguard solutions, and manage security devices, systems, and procedures.
The Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity program is designed for working professionals and transfer students from computer science, networking, and security fields. Applicants who have an associate degree in a related field are encouraged to apply. What if you don't have an associate degree or experience in computer science, networking, and security fields? Students work with a SUNY online admissions coach about applying to the associate degrees in computer science and security studies to take the SUNY general education credits and foundation courses required for admission to the cybersecurity degree online at Canton.
Once accepted into the online completion program in cybersecurity, full-time students can finish their bachelor's degree in as few as four semesters. The online completion degree requires 60 liberal arts and sciences credits and 63 degree-specific credits including networking, programming, ethical hacking, contingency planning, digital forensics, cybersecurity defense, and cryptology.
Cybersecurity graduates enjoy several options in the nation as the need for computer and information professionals grows 11% by 2029, outpacing most industries. SUNY Canton graduates with a bachelor's degree in cybersecurity are strong candidates for the Master of Information Science program at Albany and other related graduate programs.
Students can complete the degree in 4 semesters if transferring in with a completed associate degree in computer science, networking, or security fields. Some students may require additional time to complete the program depending on the number and type of college credits transferred in.
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