Christian Brothers University is offering the Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity & Digital Forensics degree beginning August 2012. This interdisciplinary degree provides an integrated curriculum that will prepare you to pursue employment or graduate school in an fast-growing field.
CBU’s degree integrates courses in computer science, electrical engineering and management information systems. You'll learn how to protect confidential data stored within computer networks. You'll also learn how to engage in computer crime investigations – an emerging field known as digital forensics. As part of the academic program, you'll also participate in an internship with one of CBU’s corporate partners.
Computer science and engineering courses focus on subjects such as digital design, data structures, programming, networks and database design. Business coursework covers topics such as business applications, management information systems, information security and digital forensics.