Plan of Study

Cybersecurity, BS

Fall 1st Year

CNIT 18000 - Introduction To Systems Development
TLI 11200 - Foundations Of Organizational Leadership
MA 16010 - Applied Calculus I
TECH 12000 - Design Thinking In Technology
SCLA 10100 - Transformative Texts, Critical Thinking And Communication I: Antiquity To Modernity or
SCLA 10200 - Transformative Texts, Critical Thinking And Communication II: Modern World

Total: 15 Credits

Spring 1st Year

CNIT 15501 - Introduction To Software Development Concepts
CNIT 17600 - Information Technology Architectures
MA 16020 - Applied Calculus II
SCLA 10100 - Transformative Texts, Critical Thinking And Communication I: Antiquity To Modernity or
SCLA 10200 - Transformative Texts, Critical Thinking And Communication II: Modern World
Accounting Selective​ - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Fall 2nd Year

CNIT 24200 - System Administration
CNIT 27000 - Cybersecurity Fundamentals
CNIT 25501 - Object-Oriented Programming Introduction
Economics Selective​ - Credit Hours: 3.00
Science Selective​ - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Spring 2nd Year

CNIT 27200 - Database Fundamentals
CNIT 28000 - Systems Analysis And Design Methods
Humanities Foundational Selective - Credit Hours: 3.00
Statistics Selective​ - Credit Hours: 3.00
Lab Science Selective​ - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Fall 3rd Year

CNIT 32000 - Policy, Regulation, And Globalization In Information Technology
CNIT 32200 - Research Methodology And Design
CNIT 34010 - UNIX Fundamentals
CNIT 37000 - Introduction To Cryptography
Professional Speaking Selective​ - Credit Hours: 3.00
Interdisciplinary Selective​ - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 16 Credits

Spring 3rd Year

CNIT 31500 - Systems Programming
CNIT 34220 - Network Administration
CNIT 34400 - Network Engineering Fundamentals
Professional Writing Selective​ - Credit Hours: 3.00
Interdisciplinary Selective​ - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 14 Credits

Fall 4th Year

CNIT 45500 - Network Security
CNIT 47000 - Incident Response Management
Cybersecurity Selective​ - Credit Hours: 3.00
Cybersecurity Selective​ - Credit Hours: 3.00
Communications Selective​ - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Spring 4th Year

CNIT 42000 - Basic Cyber Forensics
CNIT 42200 - Cyber Criminology
CNIT 47100 - Vulnerability Analysis And Testing
CNIT 48000 - Managing Information Technology Projects
Behavioral/Social Sciences Foundational Selective​ - Credit Hours: 3.00

Total: 15 Credits

Notes:

♦ The course is considered critical. A Critical Course is one that a student must be able to pass to persist and succeed in a particular major.

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