The cybersecurity program is a collaboration between the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and Humanities Departments to teach students the skills needed in this fast-paced and exciting field. Cybersecurity involves legal, ethical, and policy considerations. Academic programs often include elements of law, ethics, and policy-making to address the broader context of cybersecurity.

Why Earn a Degree in Cybersecurity?

  • Career Opportunities: A cybersecurity BS degree can open doors to a wide range of job opportunities, including cybersecurity analyst, penetration tester, security consultant, digital forensic investigator, and more.
  • Industry Demand: With the increasing frequency of cyber threats and data breaches, the demand for cybersecurity professionals is high, making this a lucrative field.
  • Skill Development: The program provides hands-on training and knowledge in network security, ethical hacking, cryptography, and risk management, which are crucial in the cybersecurity industry.
  • Certification: The degree program prepares students for industry-recognized certifications like CISSP, CISM, or CompTIA Security+, which can boost a student's resume.
  • Networking: The program often provides opportunities to network with professionals and experts in the cybersecurity field, which can be invaluable for their careers.
Average Annual Salary
Increase in Employment for Information Security Analysts by 2032
Graduates who are employed within six months of graduation.

Why Earn Your Cybersecurity Degree at Regis?

  • Focus on Cybersecurity: The Regis College Cybersecurity program is specifically designed to provide in-depth knowledge and skills related to protecting computer systems, networks, and data from cyber threats. We delve into topics like cryptography, network security, ethical hacking, risk analysis, and digital forensics.
  • Specialized curriculum with hands-on experience: Our Cybersecurity program emphasizes hands-on experience through labs and practical exercises. Students learn how to simulate and respond to real-world cyberattacks, gaining practical skills.
  • Continuous Learning: The field of cybersecurity is dynamic, and a degree program at Regis College can provide a solid foundation for continuous learning and keeping up with the latest security trends.
  • Industry connections: Our cybersecurity programs have strong ties to the industry, facilitating internships, guest lectures, and job placement opportunities for students.
  • Diverse electives: Our cybersecurity program offers a range of elective courses, allowing students to specialize in areas like cloud security, IoT security, or critical infrastructure protection.
  • Ethical considerations: The Regis Cybersecurity program emphasizes the importance of ethical hacking and responsible disclosure, ensuring that students understand the legal and ethical boundaries of the field.
  • Capstone Project: Our cybersecurity program requires students to complete a capstone project, where they apply their knowledge to solve real-world security challenges. A BS in Cybersecurity at Regis College is tailored to equip students with specialized knowledge and skills in securing digital systems and networks, with a strong focus on practical experience and industry relevance.