Keep our digital world safe with a Bachelor of Science degree in Cybersecurity

Protect the privacy and security of computers, digital devices, servers, and networks with one of the best Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity programs in the region offered at Marymount University. At Marymount, you’ll master the technology for identifying vulnerabilities in the digital space and defending organizations from a wide range of espionage, cyberattacks, and cyberthreats.

  • Rated a top cybersecurity program by the Department of Homeland Security 

Marymount is recognized by the Department of Homeland Security and the National Security Agency as a Center for Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE). We are also just 5 miles from Washington, D.C. That means you’ll learn cyber defense technology, policy, and practices while next door to the very place where high-level cybersecurity experts make critical decisions that affect national policy.

  • Distinguished faculty with worldwide expertise

From China to Spain, Romania to Uganda, our Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity faculty are experts in global government and industry cryptography as well as current and emerging cybersecurity trends, including artificial and cyberthreat intelligence.

  • Hands-on experience close to campus

Our proximity to Congress and DHS, as well as Amazon, Capital One, Microsoft, and Northrop Grumman, makes Marymount ideal for internships, research positions, and careers in cybersecurity. On campus, you’ll use the same tools and techniques available to working professionals, such as our Cyber Lab and Cyber Clinic, which offer tech support to small businesses and nonprofits.

  • Small classes, focused instruction

Courses in our Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity program are taught by experienced faculty members, not teaching assistants. In fact, our classes rarely have more than 20 students, and faculty members are always available in person, on Zoom, or in a Slack channel to help you with your most pressing questions.

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