Online B.S. Cybersecurity
Cyber Analyst

Next Start
Aug. 24 Oct. 5 Nov. 16

Online

14
Courses

27
Months

Overview

Cybersecurity experts can be an organization’s first line of defense against the dangers that threaten its technology and systems. Currently, more open positions exist in this growing field than there are qualified candidates. Take advantage of those career opportunities with the online Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity program at IWU. With hands-on assignments, an innovative online lab environment, and experienced instructors, you’ll develop the skills you need to combat and defend against hackers with malicious intent.

  • Develop an understanding of hacking strategies
  • Gain the ethical perspective employers need in cybersecurity professionals
  • The Cyber Analyst specialization will prepare you for relevant certification exams
  • Cyber Analyst certificate available in addition to the bachelor’s program

You’ll Learn To…

  • Evaluate a cybersecurity framework and assess its vulnerabilities
  • Communicate effectively on cybersecurity topics
  • Apply the fundamentals of computer networking to cybersecurity
  • Integrate your faith and ethical perspectives into your career and studies
  • Work out the “big picture” of IT and how it supports the various parts of an organization

Career Options

  • CySA+
  • Security+
  • Network+

TUITION

CREDIT HOURS
42 Total
TUITION
$392/ Credit Hour*

Applicable fees for resources and services will be assessed throughout the program. Tuition and fees for prerequisites and required elective courses are in addition to the charges shown on the program cost sheet. Your tuition rate will remain the same as long as you remain continuously enrolled in the same program. Cost sheets may be requested from an enrollment counselor by calling 866.498.4968 or emailing iwuenroll@indwes.edu.

FINANCIAL AID

Financial aid is available in the form of grants, loans, scholarships, veterans benefits, and employer reimbursement.

COURSES

Here is the list of courses required to complete the program. Full course descriptions may be viewed by clicking on the course titles. For further information, feel free to contact us.

14 Core Courses

These courses contain the program-specific knowledge. Upon completion, you should have the tools to conquer your new career with confidence. For a full list of courses required to complete your degree, please visit the university catalog.

BIS-216, MGT-445, BIS-320, MGT-451, BIS-324, BIS-353, BIS-460, STA-320, CYB-300, CYB-310, CYB-320, CYB-330, CYB-340, CYB-350

REQUIREMENTS

Click on each section to expand the different requirements for this program. If you have any questions about the admissions process, feel free to contact one of our admissions representatives at 1-866-498-4968.

  • Proof of high school graduation or GED certification.
  • Original transcripts from all previous college or university study at a college or university that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by both the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
  • Prior completion of at least 60 transferable credit hours is required before the student is eligible to start a bachelor core program.

  • Completion of 120 semester hours.
  • Completion of the required core and specialization courses with a GPA of 2.25 or higher.
  • Overall cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher.
  • Completion of 30 hours of General Education Requirements as specified in the IWU Catalog.
  • Payment of all tuition and fees is required to receive a diploma.

START DATES

Below are the program locations, upcoming dates, and meeting times for the program. This list is updated regularly as new classes are added.

Accreditation

Indiana Wesleyan University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools www.ncahlc.org, 312-263-0456. IWU is also a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities, www.cccu.org, 202-546-8713.

*Effective 07-01-2021 through 06-30-2022