What is Cybersecurity?
Would you like to be a part of helping secure our nation’s information technology (IT) infrastructure? If so, the study of Cybersecurity will prepare you for a challenging and rewarding career. Today more than ever emerges a strong need for professionals interested in finding ways to make our information technology safer.
Cybersecurity at IS&T
The Cybersecurity programs at IS&T give students exposure to a broad range of issues related to information and network security. The courses that constitute this major will provide the students with the necessary skills to conduct a risk assessment, develop information security policies, identify critical issues for electronic commerce, resolve critical issues for various operating systems, and apply this knowledge to intrusion events.
The University of Nebraska at Omaha has been named a Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education by the National Security Agency (NSA).