The cybersecurity minor provides students with a broad introduction to current security-related topics. It not only gives the student a solid foundation in security fundamentals but also flexibly combines with a number of majors, such as business, computer science, and mathematics. This allows the student to position him or herself for a particular area of the information security job market, from managerial to software development.
The cybersecurity minor includes the following coursework:
- Computer programming and problem solving
- Software development tools
- Computer security
- Software security
Please consult the UMW Academic Catalog Entry for the minor for specific and up-to-date major requirements.