Stevenson to Offer Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics
Stevenson University is launching a new Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics. Combining cybersecurity concepts and skills with those in the field of digital forensics creates a unique degree specifically designed to respond to the growing demand for specialists with the expertise to combat cyber crimes. The program will begin in fall 2019.
On the local, national, and international levels, there is a critical need for cybersecurity and digital forensics professionals who can confront the increase of cyber attacks and hacking incidents. In Maryland, there is a critical need due to the proximity of the Federal Government, the military, and government contractors.
Stevenson University’s Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics program will focus on the prevention, detection, and mitigation of cyber attacks by providing students with the ability to gather digital evidence and conduct electronic crime investigations.
Experiential components, including simulation software and hands-on experience, will provide students with a distinctive learning experience to position them to become highly qualified and competent industry professionals.