Career and Academic Opportunities

The program will allow the initiation of work towards the MS-CYBR degree program while completing the work needed for an undergraduate degree. This will open up the opportunity for entry and advanced level careers in the cybersecurity area.

Examples of career paths include security analyst, incident responder, security manager, security architect, penetration tester, or forensic expert. --- From https://www.cybersecurityeducation.org/careers/


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Admission Requirements


Double Owl Admission Requirements 
  • GPA: 3.25 or above in KSU undergraduate coursework
  • Minimum 60 hours completed toward Bachelor's degree
  • 30 hours completed in residence at KSU
  • CYBR 3100 is a pre-requisite course.
     
Double Counted Courses Include

NOTE: CYBR 7300 is a prerequisite for CYBR 7350.

  • CYBR 7300 or CYBER 7900 to count for CYBR 3300
  • CYBR 7350 or CYBER 7900 to count for CYBR 4330
  • CYBR 7200 or CYBER 7900 to count for CYBR Elective
Graduate Admission Requirements

Suggested Timeline

Once students meet, or are close to meeting, the credit hour requirements listed below, they should speak with their Academic Advisor about applying to the Double Owl Pathway.

Junior Year (students have completed at least 60 credit hours): Apply to the Double Owl pathway here.

Senior Year (students have completed at least 90 credit hours): Apply to the Master of Science in Cybersecurity Program (see below)

Sample Academic Plan Apply
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Contact Information

Undergraduate Information

Undergraduate Degree
Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity

Department / College
Institute for Cybersecurity Workforce Development
House 3203, Room 203

Advising Contact 
Kelley Price, Advisor
kgermain@kennesaw.edu
470-578-3592

Graduate Information

Graduate Degree
Master of Science in Cybersecurity

Department / College
Institute for Cybersecurity Workforce Development
3203 Campus Loop Road, Room 203

Advising Contact
Gina Gavin
ggavin@kennesaw.edu
470-578-7866