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Degree Programs

 The cybersecurity career field is constantly growing and changing. There are an increasing number of cybersecurity degree programs, and there are also many degree programs that can lead to careers in the cybersecurity field. Many of these degree programs fall within the five traditional sub-disciplines of computing: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems, Information Technology, and Software Engineering.

The degree programs listed below can provide you with the technical skills needed in the cybersecurity field. In addition, other degree programs that can also lead you there include business degrees, science degrees, law degrees, and engineering degrees-- to name a few.

The list below shows some of the most common degree programs that are associated with cybersecurity careers:

  • Certified Information Systems Security Program
  • Computer Forensics
  • Computer Networks
  • Computer Science
  • Cybersecurity
  • Cybersecurity Strategy and Policy
  • Engineering
  • Hard Sciences
  • Information Assurance
  • Information Systems Management
  • Information Systems Security
  • Information Technology
  • Management Information Systems
  • Management Information Technology
  • Mathematics
  • Network Management
  • Operations Research
  • Program Management
  • Software Applications & Programming
  • Software Development
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Systems and Network Auditor
  • Technology Management
  • Web Development

We will update this list regularly, and eventually this page will house a searchable database of degree programs. In the meantime, if you see a degree program that is missing, please contact us.