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    Feb 20, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Information Technology and Cybersecurity, BS

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Information Technology and Cybersecurity has become one of the highest demand areas by employers. Information, whether personal or business, is extremely valuable and there will always be individuals looking for ways to acquire it. Organizations need technology professionals who understand and can defend against the many threats to protect their valuable assets and run secure networks in today’s global business environment. Earning an Information Technology and Cybersecurity degree prepares graduates for careers in network and computer systems administration, computer user support, risk management and cyber defense. Leveraging specialized skills and an understanding of business processes, students develop, troubleshoot, support and protect computer networks to help organizations operate more effectively and securely. 

Program Electives

Select any 5 courses, with any of the following prefixes, to fulfill 15 Program Electives hours: CIS, CS, CSC, GSD, ITS, MNP, NET, PPM, WEB. Prerequisites need to be fulfilled for any elective courses.

General Education - 30 Hours

Semester Hours Required for Graduation - 120

The Information Technology and Cybersecurity program is the foundation for Baker College’s designation as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE - CD) by the National Security Agency (NSA) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS). National Centers for Academic Ecellence in Cybersecurity.


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