B.S. in Information Systems Technology – Information Security

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Graduates in 65% of the top Fortune 100 companies

90% of full-time faculty hold the highest degree in their field

Secure Your Future. Achieve Your Goals.

Looking for a degree that supports your technology-focused goals? Regent's Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Technology (IST)—Information Security will equip you with the skills needed to succeed in the computing technology field. Taught from a Christian perspective, this degree includes coursework in systems security and disaster recovery to prepare you to excel as an IST technology leader.

GROW YOUR KNOWLEDGE

Learn the basics of internet/intranet security and how to defend network systems.

BUILD ON A STRONG FOUNDATION

Anchor your knowledge and skill on Christian principles and values.

LEARN FROM THE BEST

Be mentored by faculty in Virginia Beach who hold the highest degrees in their field.

Online & On Campus

8-Week Course Sessions

120+ Credit Hours


Online | On Campus

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TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 120+

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Take Your Career to the Next Level

Upon completion of the B.S. in Information Systems Technology— Information Security you will be able to:

  • Design, develop and manage complex information systems
  • Install firewalls and intrusion detection systems to counter worms, viruses and other criminal acts
  • Counter information security threats caused by natural disasters, terrorist activities and internal subversions

Career Opportunities:

  • Network or Systems Administration
  • Computer Programming
  • Information Technology & Assurance
  • Software Engineering
  • Web Development

$95,510 Median annual wage for information security analysts. -Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2017

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College of Arts & Sciences 2018-19 Tuition Rates

Program Type

Tuition

On-Campus Student

  • 12-18 credit hours per semester
  • Under 12 credit hours
  • Over 18 credit hours

 

  • $8,490 (block rate)
  • $595/credit hour
  • $566/credit hour

Online Student (enrolled in 8-week classes)

  • Full-time (12* credit hours)
  • Part-time (6* credit hours)

*Average number of credits per semester.

 

  • $395/credit hour
  • $425/credit hour

RN to B.S. in Nursing Tuition

  • $295/credit hour

 

Student Fees

Fee

Amount

Description

Application Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

 

$50

One-time fee, nonrefundable

Enrollment Deposit (On-Campus Students)

Enrollment Deposit (Evening/Online Students)

$150


$50

Fee is deducted from tuition costs

Graduation Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)

$60

One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)

University Services Fee (Online Students)

$700/semester

$550/semester

Contributes to university academic and administrative operations

 

Optional Fees

 

Late Payment

$100/Session

Incurred per session in the event of late tuition payment

Course Fees

Varies,
$70-200 per course

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B.S. in Information Systems Technology – Information Security