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Cyber Academic Programs

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, Cybersecurity Specialization – designed for students seeking a four-year Bachelor’s of Science degree, this curriculum includes the university’s core curriculum, as well as advanced courses in information technology and cybersecurity. (This degree meets all of the requirements (knowledge units) for the NSA center of excellence program). BSIT Program and Course Requirements beginning August 2018   BIT CyberSecurity Requirements (Armstrong Teach-out program)

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Cyber Crime track – designed for students who want an interdisciplinary degree that prepares them for the demands of the marketplace.  Its graduates have been successful in garnering well-paying jobs in cybercrime and cyber forensics.

Bachelor of Health Science, Health Informatics Track – prepares students for entry-level careers in the rapidly growing field of health informatics and health information systems selection, implementation and management, and cyber security of systems and information in the healthcare industry.

BBA in Information Systems – The Enterprise Security (ES) emphasis focuses on the development and administration of security policies as they pertain to the management of information systems.

Cyber Security Undergraduate Certificate – designed for students who do not intend to earn (another) college degree, but want to obtain certification in the growing cybersecurity field.  It requires prerequisite math and IT courses as well as three cybersecurity courses. The Cyber Security Undergraduate Certificate is only available at the Armstrong Campus in Savannah.

M.S. in Information Technology – The Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT) degree program at Georgia Southern integrates state-of-the-art technology and interdisciplinary and conceptual science with hands-on, operational skills preparation. Graduates gain valuable knowledge and are placed in a unique position to make an immediate impact on their career and their employers.

Graduate Certificate in Cyber Crime – This post-baccalaureate certificate builds on students’ baccalaureate degrees and may also serve as a stepping stone toward the Master of Science in Criminal Justice degree.

Interdisciplinary Minor in Cyber Security – designed for students who are already enrolled in a baccalaureate degree program.  In addition to basic information technology (IT) courses, it requires three courses in cybersecurity and one course in cyber forensics. The Cyber Security Minor is only available at the Armstrong Campus in Savannah.

Minor in Cyber Crime – designed for students who are already enrolled in a baccalaureate degree program who are interested in obtaining a concentration in cyber forensics/cyber crime.

Forensics Analyst Credentialing –  taking coursework from cybercrime and IT can validate students readiness to fold credentials as a DoD Digital Media Collector and/or a DoD Digital Forensic Examiner

Last updated: 6/15/2018