Cybersecurity Degrees

UCNJ offers programs in Cybersecurity!

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  • Cybersecurity, A.S.
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This transfer degree option provides a solid subject matter foundation in both mathematics and computer science for students pursuing their studies in the applied field of Cybersecurity.

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Course Registration

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Career Paths

Cyber Security Analyst
View Average Cyber Security Analyst Salary in New Jersey
Systems Administrator
Systems Engineer, IT
Support Technician, IT
Computer Forensics Investigator Firms
Transfer Opportunities
Students are encouraged to work closely with UCNJ’s faculty and Advising Transfer Services. Students planning to transfer to a four-year institution in NJ can explore the “Transfer Programs” feature on NJ Transfer.

Why Study Cybersecurity?

Pursuing a degree in cybersecurity can be a wise choice for individuals interested in a field with promising prospects and increasing relevance. In today’s interconnected world, where cyber threats are a constant concern, there is a growing demand for cybersecurity professionals.

By earning a degree in cybersecurity, individuals can gain valuable knowledge and skills to protect sensitive data, secure networks, and mitigate risks. With the prevalence of cybercrime, industries across the board, including finance, healthcare, and government, require skilled cybersecurity experts to ensure the safety of their systems.

A degree in cybersecurity opens up a range of career opportunities, from roles in incident response and security analysis to governance and compliance. Professionals in this field have the chance to make a meaningful impact by safeguarding organizations against cyber threats, and they often enjoy competitive salaries and job stability. Pursuing a degree in cybersecurity can equip individuals with the expertise to contribute to a safer digital environment and stay relevant in a rapidly evolving field.

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