The undergraduate program "Bachelor of Science in Cyber Security and Digital Forensics (CYS) Program", in the Department of Networks and Communications is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET.

Graduates of the program will:

  1. Have a successful career in practicing the knowledge and skills of cybersecurity and digital forensics for solving problems and designing appropriate solutions following the best practices.
  2. Contribute effectively in the profession of cybersecurity and digital forensics as an individual, team member and leader.
  3. Engage actively in lifelong learning, career growth, and community services.
  4. Demonstrate ethical and social values in their professional practices.

Student Outcomes (SO’s)

  1. Describe the fundamental concepts of computing, computer information systems, cybersecurity, and related fields.
  2. Analyze a complex computing problem and to apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
  3. Design, implement and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program’s discipline.
  4. Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts.
  5. Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
  6. Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program’s discipline.
  7. Apply security principles and practices to maintain operations in the presence of risks and threats.

Annual student Enrollment and Graduation data for Cyber Security and Digital Forensics Program:

Academic Year

Student Enrolment

Graduated

2022-2023

90

N/A

2021-2022

87

55

2020-2021

58

44

2019-2020

51

39

2018-2019

40

28

2017-2018

25

22

 

Published on: 21 March 2023
Last update on: 21 March 2023
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