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Information Technology and Administrative Management

College of Education and Professional Studies

Online Cybersecurity Specialization Overview

IT professionals will gain knowledge specific to the detection, protection, and recovery from attacks to an organization’s information assets. You will gain skills in this high-demand field of network security that, when combined with the management/soft-skills classes, will give you the competitive edge in the IT marketplace. Public utility companies, national security agencies, food and water suppliers, financial services, and companies with intellectual property to protect are now hiring experts in this area.

This is a high-growth employment area. Possible careers include:

  • Security Engineer
  • Security Analyst
  • Information Security Analyst
  • Network Security Engineer
  • Information Assurance Engineer
  • Security Administrator
  • Information Technology Security Analyst


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