Students will study information security; information assurance; ethical hacking; vulnerability analysis and control; securing databases; steganography; mobile device forensics; operating system security; business continuity response; disaster recovery; legal and ethical issues; auditing; evidence; intrusion detection; and forensic tools and techniques used to investigate and analyze network-related incidents and preserve digital evidence.
Program OverviewThe cross-disciplinary Bachelor of Science in Applied Cybersecurity and Information Technology program at the Illinois Institute of Technology places an emphasis on cybersecurity, technology, management, compliance, and legal issues. It also helps develop the mathematical skills needed to prepare students for research and entry into the Master of Science in Applied Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics program.
Career OpportunitiesGraduates of the Bachelor of Science in Applied Cybersecurity and Information Technology will be prepared to fill a variety of roles within the industry, such as:
- Information security officer
- Security manager
- Security administrator
- Cybersecurity analyst
- Cybersecurity specialist
- Vulnerability researcher/exploit developer
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- IT as a Profession
- OS and Hardware
- Software Development
- Open Source App Dev
- Systems Sftwr Prgmng
- Fund of Web Development
- Human-Computer Interaction
- Intermediate Software Devlpmnt
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesInformatics & Information Sciences Computer Sciences Cyber Security View 1919 other Bachelors in Computer Sciences in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
Complete the application for admission.
Submit official or certified copies of the marks or grades of courses completed prior to university or college entrance, as well as all board examination scores.
Official SAT I and ACT Test Scores
Provide Illinois Tech an official copy of the English proficiency
Provide a completed evaluation form or letter of recommendation from your counselor or a teacher (especially in the subjects of math, science, or English).
Submit Illinois Tech's Financial Affidavit of Support
Provide a copy of your passport, which is needed to fulfill the visa requirements.
International48670 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 48670 USD per year during 48 months.
National48670 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 48670 USD per year during 48 months.
Living costs for Chicago
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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