Minor in Cyber Security

About

The cybersecurity minor provides the skills necessary to meet the increasing demand for cybersecurity professionals. The concepts you will learn range from computer security, software security, penetration testing, understanding malware/ransomware, and much more.

Curriculum & Requirements

Curriculum & Requirements

Cyber Security Minor

The minor provides the skills necessary to meet an increasing demand for cyber security professionals.

Grade Requirements: As a computer science student, you are expected to maintain an overall university GPA ≥2.3. Each computer science course must be completed with a minimum grade ≥C+. All supporting courses required by the department must be completed with a minimum grade ≥C.

Required Courses
CSCD 210PROGRAMMING PRINCIPLES I5
CSCD 240C AND UNIX PROGRAMMING5
CSCD 260ARCHITECTURE AND ORGANIZATION4
CSCD 330COMPUTER NETWORKS4
EENG 160DIGITAL CIRCUITS4
Elective Courses–choose two courses from the following8
Note: no course may be used for a minor that is used to satisfy another major requirement.
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SECURITY
NETWORK SECURITY
SECURE CODING
Total Credits30

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