The Bachelor of Sciences in Cybersecurity (CYB) is an interdisciplinary major jointly offered by the Departments of Criminal Justice and Criminology, Computer Information Systems, and Mathematical and Computer Sciences. The B.S. in Cybersecurity is housed in and administered by the Department of Criminal Justice and Criminology. The B.S. in Cybersecurity prepares students with the knowledge and skills necessary to investigate computer crime, properly seize and recover computer evidence, and prevent cybercrimes as well as prosecute and punish cyber criminals.
The B.S. in Cybersecurity is an extended major which does not require a minor. Each of the three departments offers 18 to 27 credit hours toward the major.
A minimum grade of “C” is required for a course to count toward the major. The B.S. in Cybersecurity program does not allow plus and minus grades.