1) Established in 1897 and located in Longmeadow, Massachusetts, Bay Path University is an independent, not-for-profit institution accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).
B.S. in Cybersecurity: Digital Forensics & Incident Response
Bay Path University's Digital Forensics & Incident Response program is designed to set our graduates up for immediate industry success by combining and leveraging today’s cutting-edge technology with real-world scenarios. The degree is the perfect blend of Cybersecurity, Digital Forensics, and Incident Response courses.
The curriculum focuses on skill areas that include white-collar crime investigation, forensic acquisition, chain-of-custody, evidence handling, network intrusions, mobile forensics, malware/ phishing identification and insider threat. You also will learn how to apply security measures to ensure Confidentiality, Integrity, and Availability (CIA) of data and learn how to protect the digital assets of an organization.
Cybersecurity employment opportunities are growing at a rate three times faster than information technology jobs overall. In fact, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, a 37% surge in demand is expected between 2012 to 2022, far outpacing the overall job growth rate in the industry. Market research firm Frost & Sullivan predicts there will be 1.8 million unfilled cybersecurity positions by 2022.
At Bay Path University, we know that preparing women for employment in the cybersecurity workforce is a necessity. Our degree programs and partnerships help our women graduates find success in this industry. This, in turn, will help their employers succeed as well.
Every day we hear about cyber threats on the news. It impacts all types of industries- retail, insurance, and banking to name a few. Over the next three years, the demand for cybersecurity experts will be at an all-time high. "We predict there will be 3.5 million unfilled cybersecurity positions by 2021." (cybersecurityventures.com/jobs/)
Fill out the form on the right to find out how you can join the many women working together to earn their undergraduate degree at The American Women's College Online of Bay Path University. We look forward to getting to know you better!
The American Women's College is part of Bay Path University, a non-profit leader in women's education for 117 years
The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Bay Path University among the fastest-growing private baccalaureate institutions nationwidee
98% of our American Women's College online graduates would recommend their program of study to others
Tuition at The American Women's College is 62% lower than the national average for private college tuition - 69% lower if you qualify for our military discount
Bay Path University enrolls more adult women students age 25 and older than all of the other women's colleges in Massachusetts combined