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Applied Cybersecurity and Information Technology

Illinois Institute of Technology

48 months
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48670 USD/year
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About

 The Applied Cybersecurity and Information Technology program at the Illinois Institute of Technology is designed to prepare students and experienced information technology professionals to become cybersecurity and information technology practitioners, investigators, managers, and leaders in one of the fastest growing job sectors.

Overview

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 Overview

The 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 Opportunities

Graduates 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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • 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

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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. 

Tuition Fee

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    48670 USD/year
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    48670 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 48670 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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