Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity
Become an Information Security Professional With a Cybersecurity Degree from MACU
Get hired for an in-demand career with a bachelor of science in cyber security from Mid American Christian University (MACU) in Oklahoma City. According to a recent study from insurance carrier Hiscox, cyberattacks are increasing, costing businesses of all sizes about $200,000. As a result, 60 percent go out of business within six months. When you complete MACU's cyber security program, you can play a key role in preventing these crimes and keeping companies in business.
With MACU's accredited on-campus or online cyber security degree, you'll gain knowledge about this growing threat and learn how to use the latest tools to address it. Our cyber security program provides the skills you need for success as an entry-level information systems and cybersecurity professional. Whether you take classes remotely or on our campus in Oklahoma City, Okla., you will be prepared to:
- Identify the security needs of information systems
- Examine risks to the security of information systems
- Implement and maintain security solutions
- Identify security issues in a legal context
- Use countermeasures to tackle hacking
- Conduct security audits
Coursework in our bachelor of science in cybersecurity is specifically designed to prepare you for the Cisco Certified Entry Networking (CCENT) and CompTIA CYSA+ certification exams.
Why Choose MACU for Your Cybersecurity Degree?
MACU offers an accredited cyber security program at its Oklahoma City campus. Created and taught by experienced field experts who are wholly dedicated to your personal and professional success, our bachelor's degree in cybersecurity will provide you with the knowledge and qualifications you need to enter the fast-growing cybersecurity industry. In addition, all degrees at MACU feature an ethics component, ensuring you enter the workforce with a strong moral foundation and stand out from the crowd.
What Can You Do With a Bachelor of Cybersecurity?
- Cybersecurity Engineer
- Cybersecurity Analyst
- Cybersecurity Consultant
- Cybersecurity Manager/Administrator
- Systems Engineer
- Network Engineer/Architect
- Software Developer/Engineer
- Vulnerability Analyst/Penetration Tester