Potential cyber security students have a number of choices to make before endeavoring on their cyber security education. We cover a number of these common questions in our FAQ and Resources section. But for students who know they would like to pursue a cyber security education, it’s good to get an in-depth look at different cyber security degree types. Generally speaking there are five main types of cyber security degrees:

  • Information Assurance
  • Cyber Security
  • Computer Science with a security focus
  • Information Systems with a security focus
  • Information Technology with a security focus

There is also cyber security programming at the associates through the doctoral levels. While any of the degrees below can serve you well for entering a cyber security organization, some degrees will mesh with your interests and goals better than others. To discern the right cyber security degree path for you, check out our in-depth degree guides below!