Skip to Main Content

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with a Concentration in Network Security

CAMPUSES South College Online Programs

What can I do with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with a Concentration in Network Security?

Security Analyst Cryptanalyst Security Software Developer Security Consultant

Keys To Success

Many various industries, such as health care, finance, retail, and more, are now turning to individuals with experience in Network Security to protect their valuable information from breaches.

While many of the same personality traits that lead to success in the Computer Science field, like passion, perseverance, and attention-to-detail, are essential for a role in the Network Security industry, they aren’t the only traits you’ll need.

Often, the most important trait is to be inquisitive. You will be faced with many challenges in a security role and should have the desire and drive to find solutions for your future clients. Additionally, an analytical mind is an asset when dealing with multiple scenarios, unexplained breaches, and the mysteries that come in this field.

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with a Concentration in Network Security - South College

Continuing Education

Additional Information

Accreditation or Approval

South College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award degrees at the doctorate, educational specialist, master’s, baccalaureate, and associate levels. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of South College.

Various programs have earned programmatic accreditation or approval as well.

Amounts for tuition, fees, books, and supplies are subject to change. South College follows the required methodology provided by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission for the reporting of employment information for graduates. This information is compiled on an annual basis and submitted to the Commission by October 15 each year for graduates during the most recently completed reporting year (July 1-June 30). For more detailed information related to the calculation of graduate employment rates, please click here.

*The career options listed above are a small sample of potential job titles, and are not meant to be comprehensive. Students may or may not find employment in these positions.

Success at South College

Adam Hatcher

I went to college originally straight out of high school with the intent of majoring in musical performance with a concentration in theoretical studies. I was not prepared to for college at that point, so I decided to gain some experience and maturity by joining the work force full-time. After working for 10 years, I felt it was time to try school again.

- Adam Hatcher, Bachelor of Business Administration
Samantha Williams

I really enjoy that most classes are not straight reading from a book, listening to PowerPoint presentations, taking a test and then moving to the next chapter. The instructors take the time to have class discussions and incorporate real world examples. To me, this makes the material more interesting and puts what I am learning into a better perspective.

- Samantha Williams, Master of Business Administration
Anjali Doshi

I am currently in the Bachelor’s of Business Administration program with a Concentration in Accounting. I felt that given my personal interests, strengths, and skills, that a career in accounting would be the right choice. Also, I wanted to choose something that had the potential to allow work/life balance in the future as both are important to me.

- Anjali Doshi, Bachelor of Business Administration
Request Info