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Program: BS in Information Technology: Information Security Concentration

Bachelor's in Information Technology (Information Security)

In today's economy, information is everything. That's why information security skills are so critical—and in such high demand.

You can acquire those skills and give your career a boost at Excelsior College by earning an online Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (Information Security).

Excelsior's online IT degree programs are designed for working adults who seek a quick, convenient, affordable degree path. Our online IT degree is an ideal fit for transfer students who have prior college credits, military training, and/or job-related applied education courses.

It's also designed to fit comfortably within busy schedules and tight budgets. Excelsior's online bachelor's degree in information technology allows you to:

  • Take online IT classes where and when you want—they won't interfere with your job or family routine.
  • Save money with Excelsior's budget-friendly tuition, low student fees, and flexible payment plans.
  • Receive maximum transfer credit for approved college courses you've already passed.
  • Satisfy some IT degree requirements with eligible forms of military service and professional training.

You'll need fewer courses to graduate from Excelsior, so you'll complete your bachelor's IT degree more quickly—and get the career benefits that come with information security expertise.

Build Your Career with a Flexible, Affordable Information Technology Degree

Information security addresses a broad set of threats, including natural disasters, power outages, internal data theft, compatibility problems, viruses, and hardware failure.

By specializing in information security, you'll get an IT bachelor's degree the cultivates expertise in areas such as:

  • Network security
  • Computer forensics
  • Information assurance
  • Cryptography
  • Web security
  • Software analysis and design

Our online IT degree passes the same academic quality-control checks that govern more traditional IT bachelor's degree programs. You'll study with top-notch faculty and get up-to-date knowledge that's relevant in