Vermont Business Magazine SecurityDegreeHub.com has selected twenty of the best online cyber security degree programs for the 2017-2018 school year. At the top of the list is Penn State's College of Information Sciences and Technology. Champlain College in Burlington was ranked #16. The full list can be viewed here: http://www.securitydegreehub.com/best-online-cyber-security-degree-programs/
With cyber security playing an increasing role in world affairs, from politics to banking, those professionals ensuring the integrity of private data will play a significant part in all of our lives. Students seeking a career in cyber security should prepare to take on the challenges of a rigorous education at a well-qualified school. Because of a competitive job market, it is important that students make themselves stand out with a quality education. In today's world students may need to juggle full time job and family responsibilities in addition to getting an education. Online schools provide a great way to get a quality education, on a schedule that fits the need of the student. This ranking offers a list of schools that meet both criteria: the flexibility of an online education with the quality of top tier colleges and universities.
According to the Editor of SecurityDegreeHub.com, Chris Collier, an Iraq war combat veteran, "Cyber Security is a growing and continuously advancing field of security that shows no signs of slowing down. We feel it is important students get a marketable degree from a high quality program that meets their needs both in and out of the classroom." The programs in the ranking "Top 20 Online Cyber Security Degree Programs for 2017-2018" meet or exceed those expectations.
Security Degree Hub is a research website that helps students pursue a career in the emerging field of security. Our resources cover everything from education to job search.