Cybersecurity, B.S.

Defend against cyberattacks • Solve critical problems • Make an impact

Protect vulnerable data.

In the cybersecurity major with security management concentration, you’ll work with firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and other essential tools to safeguard information. At JBU, we’ve designed a flexible cybersecurity program that will prepare you for a meaningful career through hands-on learning.

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Get hands-on experience

You'll gain hands-on experience from courses such as introduction to computing, computer networking and intrusion detection/prevention systems.

Learn from anywhere

Because this program is fully online, you can strive towards your degree no matter where you are. This degree allows you the flexibility to work while you continue your education.

Pursue your career

After earning your degree, land a great job or get a promotion. According to a survey conducted by the JBU Career Development Center for 2018-2019 graduates, 95% of online undergrad students landed within 6 months of graduation.*

Bluefield University Partnership

JBU has partnered with Bluefield University, a Christian university located in Virginia. As a cybersecurity student, you will take some online cybersecurity classes taught by their top faculty. Bluefield's proximity to federal agencies allows professors to teach about cybersecurity from relevant field experiences. The institution has been nationally recognized as one of the 15 Cyber Centers of Excellence by Cybint and is dedicated to integrating faith and learning just like JBU.

4+1 = MBA/M.S. Cybersecurity

Stand out among job applicants and expand your marketability.

Go farther, faster! At JBU, our Accelerated Master's Program lets you finish your undergraduate cybersecurity degree and your master's degree in just five years — saving you money and setting you up for even more success.

What to expect as a cybersecurity major at JBU

Learn technical skills

At JBU, you'll earn a strong background in programming logic, network switching and routing, server administration and network forensics.

Apply for prestigious internships

JBU students regularly earn summer internships at top companies like NASA, Texas Instruments, and Lockheed Martin. Our faculty will help connect and guide you to great opportunities.

Pursue your master's

Through our 4+1 accelerated master's program, you can graduate with a bachelor's and a master’s in Cybersecurity in just five years.

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