B.S. in Information Technology – Data Networking and Security
Residential IT Data Networking & Security Program
Equip yourself with critical skills in this quickly expanding field with a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology – Data Networking & Security degree. Learn from industry leaders and apply your knowledge with hands-on projects and real-world application.
As a part of the program, you will complete the Cisco Netacademy curriculum for the Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification. Gain skills in computer programming, cyber security, databases, distributed computing, human-computer interaction, network security, and more.
All courses are taught from a biblical worldview, and you will graduate ready to meet the growing demand in this field for data network and security administrators.
The B.S. in IT: Data Networking & Security degree is also offered online
The Department of Homeland Security and National Security Agency have designated Liberty University as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education for the B.S. in Information Technology with Data Networking and Security Cognate.
Academics: Data Networking & Security Cognate
In addition to the required core classes on the program of study, each student is required to complete various core classes that specialize in Information Technology.
120 Credit Hours
Program of Study
View Liberty’s undergraduate admissions requirements
Featured Data Networking & Security Courses
- Networks (CSIS 331)
- Network Security (CSIS 335)
- Information Security Planning (CSIS 341)
- Advanced Networking and Communication Systems (CSIS 430)
Career Opportunities in Data Networking & Security
- Network Administrator
- Network Security Manager
- Security Analyst
- Security Auditor
- Systems Administrator