Quick Degree Info

Degree Contact:

Dr. Susan Vrbsky, Dr. Travis Atkison
Stormi Kerwood (Advisor for Last Names A-K), Hannah Hare (Advisor for Last Names L-Z)

Program Educational Outcomes:

Program Objectives
Student Outcomes
Enrollment & Graduation Statistics

Flowchart:   2023-24 CYS BS Flowchart, 2022-23, 2021-22 CYS BS Flowchart, 2020-21 CYS BS Flowchart

(Click above to view pdf flowcharts or contact Engineering Advising for assistance.)

UA Catalog Listing Degree Works

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Alabama will offer a Bachelor of Science in Cyber Security (CYS) beginning Fall 2020. This program is designed to provide a rigorous, technical degree that imparts the necessary knowledge, skills, and motivations to protect and defend digital information from attacks. The B.S. degree in Cyber Security will provide students with the technical skills and theoretical concepts needed to protect the Internet-connected hardware, software and data of computer systems. The B.S. in Cyber Security is comprised of traditional core Computer Science courses, technical Cyber courses, and law/policy/ethics courses.

The University of Alabama Undergraduate Catalog is home to the most up-to-date curriculum and course information. For further information on our programs, please visit the College of Engineering section of the catalog. The College’s Academic Advising Center can assist current students with curriculum information.

For additional questions about the undergraduate program, contact Dr. Susan Vrbsky or Dr. Travis Atkison.