The central goal of the Associate Degree in Cyber Security Systems in the Collins College of Professional Studies is to prepare students to either to move on to a 4-year degree program such as the Bachelor of Science in Cyber Security Systems, or to another related 4-year degree program at St. John’s University such as Computer Science, and/or Information Technology.
This program has been ranked #5 in Cybersecurity Guide’s 2024 rankings.
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Students completing the A.S. degree in cyber security systems may continue for another two years to complete the B.S. degree in cyber security systems with the business option.
* Qualified students may elect to substitute MTH 1009 and/or 1013.
The program will prepare graduates to:
Demonstrate understanding of the fundamental concepts and principles underlying the discipline of computer science.
Demonstrate analytical skills necessary to apply the fundamentals of computer science to the solution of problems within a technical environment.
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Earn your dual degree from St. John's University!
Earn your dual degree from St. John's University
The A.S. program offers a unique opportunity to continue your studies into our B.S. of Cyber Security Systems program, which is accredited by ABET, furthermore the program's curriculum is approved by National Security Agency as a Center of Academic Excellence.
Prepare for careers in small, medium, and Fortune 500 corporations as well as federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies in different cyber security fields by earning a 120-credit Bachelor of Science Degree in Cyber Security Systems at St. John's
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