Credit Distribution

I. General Education Featured Courses (45 Credits)

TESU Featured Courses are listed as a guide. Other courses may satisfy the areas and can be viewed on our website under General Education Courses.  For more information see About Our General Education Program.  To plan your program please contact an academic advisor.

A. Intellectual and Practical Skills (15 Credits)

ENC-1010 Writing for Success3
ENC-1020 Writing for Success II3
ENG-2020 Technical Communication3
MAT-1210 College Algebra3
SOS-1100 Fact, Fiction, or Fake? Information Literacy Today 3
For all TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Intellectual and Practical Skills.

B. Civic and Global Leadership (9 Credits)

SOC-1010 Our Changing World: An Introduction to Sociology3
ETH-2200 Leading the Way: A Path Towards Ethical Leadership3
POS-1100 American Government3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Civic and Global Leadership.

C. Knowledge of Human Cultures (15 Credits)

ECO-1120 Microeconomics3
HIS-1130 American History I3
FIL-1100 Exploring American Cinema3

Select two featured courses from the list below:

CRJ-2800 Forensic Science3
SOC-2910 Criminology3
HIS-1140 American History II3
HUM-1030 Introduction to the Humanities III: Music3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Knowledge of Human Cultures.

D. Scientific Knowledge (6 Credits)

CIS-1070 Computer Concepts and Applications3
EAS-1311 Introduction to Meteorology3
For additional TESU course options that will satisfy this area of the degree, go to Scientific Knowledge.

II. Area of Study Cybersecurity (57 Credits)

STA-2010 Principles of Statistics3
CYB-1200 Introduction to Cybersecurity3
ITS-1300 Database Fundamentals3
ITS-1400 Introduction to Networking3
ITS-1500 Computer Programming I3
ITS-1600 Fundamentals of Modern Operating Systems3
CYB-2200 Defensive Security3
CYB-2210 Firewalls and Perimeter Security3
ITS-2310 Database Programming3
ITS-2400 Routing and Switching Fundamentals3
ITS-2610 Linux3
CYB-3200 Ethical Hacking3
CYB-3210 Digital Forensics Techniques and Practices3
ITS-3400 Wireless and Mobile Networking3
ITS-3630 Windows Server Configuration3
CYB-4200 Critical Infrastructure Security3
CYB-4210 Cybersecurity Risk Analysis and Management3
CYB-4220 Cybersecurity Policies, Programs, and Compliance3
CYB-4950 Cybersecurity Capstone3

III. Cybersecurity Electives (6 Credits)

Select one of the following options:

Digital Forensics and Cyber Investigation Option

CYB-4400 Mobile Forensics3
CYB-4410 Network Forensics3

Cloud Security Option

CYB-4500 Cloud Computing3
CYB-4510 Cloud Security and Privacy3

Homeland Security Option

HLS-4100 Counterterrorism: Constitutional and Legislative Issues3
HLS-4200 Homeland Security: Preparedness, Prevention, and Deterrence3

IV. Electives (12 Credits)

For TESU course options, go to Elective Courses.

TESU accepts credits in transfer from accredited institutions as well as non-collegiate providers. View information and resources on where you may find additional learning experiences.

Total Credit Hours: 120