Students will study network security models and policies; network attacks, hacking, and protection measures; and how to communicate effectively in IT environments. Students will also participate in an internship, giving them hands-on experience in their field. This program is only offered online.

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Degree Requirements and Outcomes

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Tuition Assistance

This major is eligible for Re-Employing Virginians (REV) and G3 tuition assistance for qualified students.

Career Paths

Jobs in this field include network analyst and cyber threat analyst.

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Sam Benke
Chair, Department of Information Technology