Cyber Security Operations Comprehensive, Bachelor of Science

Offered by Department of Cyber Systems

General Studies
Foundational Requirements (LOPERs 1-4)14
Including:
LOPER 4: Mathematics, Statistics and Quantitative Reasoning
Calculus I with Analytic Geometry 1
Broad Knowledge Requirements (LOPERs 5-8)12
Dispositional Requirements (LOPERs 9-10) 26
Wellness (LOPER 11) Optional0
BS Science-related course requirements0
Program-Specified Requirements3
Computer Science I: Python for Analytics 3
Major Option
Complete all required courses60
Unrestricted electives
Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum25
Total Credit Hours120

A grade of "C" or above is required for all courses in this Option.  Prerequisites are fulfilled when the prerequisite courses have been passed with a "C" or above.

Major Option

Cyber Security Major Comprehensive Core Requirements (48 hours required)
Take all of the following:
CYBR 105Cyber Systems Freshmen: Professional Practice2
CYBR 150Computer Science II: Object Oriented Programming3
CYBR 151Cyber Programming Environment: Linux1
CYBR 158Introduction to Information Security3
CYBR 180Discrete Structures3
CYBR 190Data Analytics Mathematical Modeling3
CYBR 235Fundamentals of Networking & Systems3
CYBR 330Algorithms and Data Structures3
CYBR 301Computer Organization3
CYBR 345Intricacies of Advanced Networks & Systems3
CYBR 401Operating Systems3
CYBR 412Fundamentals and Security of Mobile Networks3
CYBR 430Defending & Protecting Cyber Systems 3
CYBR 435Reverse Engineering: Thinking like an Adversary3
CYBR 490Information Networking Law and Public Policy3
CYBR 495Cyber Systems Capstone3
CYBR 486Machine Learning3
Total Credit Hours48

Computational Science

Take 12 credit hours from the following:12
Foundation of Computational Mathematics
Graph Theory
Computer Graphics
Artificial Intelligence
Computational Natural Language Processing
Total Credit Hours12

Systems

Take 12 credit hours from the following:12
Information Networking Preceptorial
Systems Administration I
Software Engineering
Virtualization Essentials
System Administration II
Total Credit Hours12

Management  

Take 12 credit hours from the following:12
Healthcare Informatics & Technology
Information Systems Strategy and Management
Cybersecurity for Managers & Leaders
Cyber Risk and Threat Modeling
Social Dynamics of Cybercrime
Total Credit Hours12
1

Students without sufficient preparation will also need to take the following courses, increasing the total credit hours needed:

2

Designated courses with the appropriate content may be approved to satisfy one of the Broad Knowledge requirements plus LOPER 9 or Broad Knowledge plus LOPER 10. Courses may be approved to satisfy LOPER 9 or LOPER 10 alone. (Courses satisfying LOPER 9 or LOPER 10 alone must be 3 credit hours.) Students applying this option will need to take additional hours in other categories to meet the required GS hours.

3

Students without sufficient preparation should take CYBR 100.