St. John's is committed to preparing students majoring in cyber
security with the technological proficiency to meet the challenges
of the 21st Century. The University is equipped to meet the
instructional needs of students and faculty through
state-of-the-art academic computing facilities,
including microcomputer laboratories, microcomputer classrooms
and multimedia classrooms.
St. John’s computer labs contain more than 300 Intel
workstations and more than 30 high-end Macintosh computers, with
the latest software for Windows and Macintosh platforms.
Workstations also are available in campus branches of the 1.7
million-volume University Library. All computers are connected to
UNIX servers, Windows NT file servers and St. John’s top-ranked
More than 90 percent of St. John’s classrooms have
state-of-the-art audiovisual technology, including wireless
connectivity. Each classroom podium is equipped with the latest
workstations, Liquid Crystal Displays (LCDs) and DVD/VCR players.
In addition, all new students at St. John’s receive their own
laptop computer with full wireless connectivity.
Students gain an academic and professional edge by joining the
Computer Science Society (CSS). One of more than
clubs and organizations at St.
John's, CSS integrates the classroom experience with
real-world, industry-related experiences so members are ready
to enter an exciting career in technology. Whether it be networking
with industry professionals, attending informative workshops or
preparing for job interviews, CSS provides the tools
necessary to become a forward-thinking leader of the
Students also may be eligible for one of the many honor
societies available in the College of Professional Studies and at
the University as a whole. For example, the College of
Professional Studies Honor Society recognizes
undergraduates who demonstrate academic excellence and involvement
in campus, church or community activities. Applicants must have
completed a minimum of 60 credits (30 in CPS) with an index of 3.5
for all coursework.
Students take advantage of St. John’s location in dynamic
New York City. Our faculty and Career
Center have strong ties to employers and other professional and
educational resources throughout the New York area. Students make
New York their classroom through innovative courses like Discover New York.
Students also benefit from St. John's focus on an international
academic experience. The University offers extensive study abroad
courses during the academic year as well as the winter and summer
semesters. Students can live and learn at St. John's Rome,
Italy, campus and Paris,