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57 credit hours

The School of Accelerated Degree Programs Bachelor of Science Degree in Cyber Security provides a wide range of courses for students interested in a career as an information security analyst.  Information security analysts plan and carry out security measures to protect an organization's computer networks and systems. Their responsibilities are continually expanding as the number of cyber-attacks increase. Classes are taught by experienced professionals in the various areas. The School of Accelerated Degree Programs general education requirements of the university must be met by each student. The Bachelor of Science in Cyber Security requires 57-semester hours of credit in the major beyond the general education requirements. The student will work with a faculty advisor to determine an appropriate sequence of courses from the following lists of nine credit hour clusters and individual three semester hour courses.

Network Technician Cluster

ICS 11100             Cisco I-Introduction to Networks             
ICS 11200             Cisco II-Routing and Switching Essentials              

Network Administrator Cluster

ICS 21100             Cisco III-Scaling Networks           
ICS 21200             Cisco IV-Connecting Networks  
Prerequisites: ICS 11100, ICS 11200.

Network Security and Design Cluster 

ICS 31100             Cisco V-Implementing Cisco Security      
ICS 31200             Cisco VI-Network Infrastructure Design
Prerequisites: ICS 21100, ICS 21200.

Network Operating System Cluster 

ICS 41100             Microsoft Windows Server Installation & Configuration 
ICS 41200             Linux Server Installation & Configuration              
ICS 41300             Linux Network Installation & Configuration         
Prerequisites: ICS 31100, ICS 31200.

Digital Forensics Cluster

ICS 42100             Certified Ethical Hacker
ICS 42200             AccessData Certified Examiner 
ICS 42300             Computer Hacking Forensics Investigator            
Prerequisites: ICS 41100, ICS 41200, ICS 41300.

Project Management/Capstone Cluster

IIT 48100              Introduction to the Project Management Body of Knowledge   
IIT 48200              Introduction to the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge            
IIT 48900              Information Technology Capstone          
Prerequisite: Last Cluster in IIT or ICS.

Lindenwood University
209 S. Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO 63301