Overview

Cybersecurity is a national security issue and an economic concern for the U.S. Southeast is the only university in Missouri and one of fewer than 50 in the country to offer a cybersecurity bachelor’s degree. This new, dynamic major prepares students to be leaders in the protection of information systems.

What You'll Do

  • Protect an organization's vital information and assets.
  • Implement cybersecurity best practices and risk management.
  • Understand and develop software to minimize vulnerabilities.
  • Integrate stable network monitoring and present real-time security solutions.
  • Analyze persistent threats and arrange counter measures.
  • Conduct risk and liability assessments of information systems.
  • Examine cybercrimes and support recovery of operations.
  • Create, revise and communicate organizational cybersecurity strategies.


What You'll Study

  • CS155 Computer Science l
  • IS245 Web Development & Security
  • TN254 Network Communications
  • TN255 Microcomputer Maintenance


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Internships & Career Opportunities

  • Security Architect
  • Malware Analyst
  • Security Auditor
  • Network Security
  • Software Security
  • Web Security

Graduate School Opportunities

  • Emerson Electric
  • Enterprise Holding
  • Accretive Health
  • Big-River Communications
  • Sword and Shield

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