Information Systems Security, B.Sc. | Online (optional) | University of Illinois Springfield | Springfield, United States
48 months
Duration
38820 USD/year
38820 USD/year
19290 USD/year
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About

In the Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Security at the University of Illinois Springfield, housed in the Department of Computer Science, students will learn the fundamentals of information security including design and implementation of secure systems, security assessment, and computer security ethics. 

Overview

Information Systems Security students at the University of Illinois Springfield will utilize a variety of cutting edge technologies and labs in many hands-on learning activities.

Graduates of the B.S. in Information Systems Security program will have the necessary skill set to enter into security-centric careers in network and computer administration, system analysis, computer support, and the like.

In addition, students will be equipped to enter into related graduate level programs in Computer Science.

Learning outcomes

Following completion of the B.S. in Information Systems Security degree students will:

  • exhibit understanding of the crucial concepts of information systems security;
  • demonstrate and communicate best security practices and ethics; and
  • be able to design and implement secure systems.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Systems Programming Languages
  • Computer Networks
  • Foundations of Network Security and Information Assurance
  • Network Security & Computer Ethics
  • Systems Security and Information Assurance
  • Computer Programming Concepts
  • Data Structures and Algorithms

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Online Admissions Application
    • Personal Statement – This is an applicant’s chance to tell us about themselves. Describe interests and accomplishments which are not indicated elsewhere on the application.
    • Academic Statement – Tell us more about professional aspiration, intellectual interests, and personal experiences relevant to the choice of a specific academic program at the University of Illinois at Springfield.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19410 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    38820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19410 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    19290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9645 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Springfield

1100 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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