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Cybersecurity

Bachelor of Science

A New Career in Cybersecurity is Waiting for You 

Cyberattacks are an inevitable part of the modern world — luckily, we can show you how to handle them. Learn from our professional faculty, gain firsthand experience and become an expert in cybersecurity and information assurance with our B.S. in Cybersecurity.

As a Regis cybersecurity student, you’ll gain in-demand skills in engaging courses such as Digital Forensics or Cyber Threats and Defense. You’ll learn about enterprise security, disaster recovery planning and business continuity, as you use hands-on cybersecurity tactics to protect against hijacking, vulnerability exploitation and malware deployment. Demand for well-trained cybersecurity and information assurance analysts shows no signs of slowing; you’ll have excellent job security for years to come.

Classes are capped at a small size, meaning you’ll have individualized attention from faculty. Our 8-week accelerated courses are held 100% online, giving you the flexibility you need to work around your busy schedule. Our generous transfer policy allows you to transfer up to 66 credit hours, meaning you can graduate in as little as 1-2 years and start a rewarding new career in cybersecurity sooner.

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Program Snapshot

Program Format
Online courses
8-week terms

Transfer Friendly
Transfer up to 66 credits

Key Dates
Starts are offered in January, March, May, July, August and October

Join Regis Alumni Working As:

Digital Forensic Analyst

Forensic Analysts work closely with crime scene investigators and examine all evidence in relation to digital and cyber crimes, such as phishing attempts, cyber attacks and ransomware infestations.


Information Security Officer

Information Security Analysts are responsible for the management of all computer networks to prevent security breaches. Information Security Analysts implement security features and investigate all cyber security incidents.


Security Systems Administrator

Security systems administrators provide guidance to companies or organizations about their internal technology systems. Security systems administrators monitor daily operations of systems and complete maintenance on the systems when needed.


Security Architect

Security architects are responsible for reviewing system security measures for a business or organization and recommending ways to enhance security. Security architects monitor network security and create breach of security response plans.


Cryptographer

Cryptographers assist law enforcement agencies with crimes and threats by decoding encrypted data. Cryptographers protect important data as well such as military, financial and political data.


Cybersecurity Specialist

Cybersecurity specialists are responsible for monitoring software and systems that are in the process of being developed. Cybersecurity specialists build additional firewalls and other defense mechanisms into systems over time to increase protection.


By the Numbers

464420
Total cybersecurity job openings in the U.S.*
$103590
Median pay for information security analysts**
31%
Projected cybersecurity job growth through 2029**

* CyberSeek, www.cyberseek.org/heatmap.html

** U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/information-security-analysts.htm

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Combine Your Bachelor's and Master's with the Regis FastForward Program

The FastForward program at Regis enables you to earn both a bachelor's and master's degree at the same time and get on the fast track to success. Through our dual degree combination options, you can complete both degree programs at a faster pace and a more affordable cost.

Program Details

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CSEC 320: Cyber Threats and Defense

Learn to recognize and mitigate threats to computer systems and networks through examining topics such as access and flow controls and cryptography.

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CSEC 336: Database Management Security

Focus on how to protect database systems confidentiality, integrity and availablility through design and security measures.

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CSEC 380: Digital Forensics

Apply forensics techniques to investigate and analyze a system through technical topics such as hashes, sparse/full imaging, slack space and hidden files/partitions.

To apply to the B.S. Cybersecurity program, you will need: 

  • Completed online application
  • Official transcript(s) from prior colleges
  • Resume
  • Essay

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Program tuition: $555 per credit hour

Total program credits: 120

Fees: $75 technology fee per course

Earning your Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity from Regis sets you apart and prepares you for professional success — think of it as an investment in your future. And you may be closer to graduation than you realize. View the Transfer Guide for a complete list of transfer credit equivalents that can save you time and money. Between our generous transfer policies, scholarship opportunities and financial aid packages, advancing your education is within reach. Explore our Investing in Your Future undergraduate financing guide for lots of helpful tips.

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The Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity is offered by the Computer and Cyber Sciences Department in Anderson College of Business and Computing.