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Cybersecurity Careers

Skills for Diverse Cybersecurity Careers

The online cybersecurity degree from Lindenwood University is designed for the future of information technology and cyber protection. As a graduate of this program, you’ll have the expertise to defend businesses against cyber threats in a variety of cybersecurity careers.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports a much faster than average industry growth rate for the field of cybersecurity. Expanding at a pace of 31%, the field will generate more than 40,000 new cybersecurity careers by 2029.

Information Security Analyst

$99,730/year

Information security analysts defend businesses against cyber attacks. They are responsible for developing and maintaining plans of defense and action to ensure their company’s information is secure.

Computer and Information Systems Manager

$146,360/year

Computer and information systems managers work to improve the technical functions of a business or institution. While supervising a team of information technology experts, these professionals identify their company’s technical needs and choose software and computer systems to ensure these needs are met and that all departments can function efficiently through technology.

Career and salary information from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Graduates of this degree may also qualify for the following cybersecurity jobs:

  • Database administrator
  • Computer network architect

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Program Outcomes: Skills for the Future of Cybersecurity

When you complete the online cybersecurity degree, you will be able to:

Career Support

Lindenwood University is committed to supporting its students academically and professionally after graduation.

Contact an enrollment counselor at 855-941-0568 to learn more about the career services that are available to you.

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We host four job fairs per year, both on campus and through our partnerships within the Gateway Career Association.

Office of Career Services

We can help you begin your job search, make professional connections, and prepare for the job you want.

Alumni Network

When you graduate with a degree from Lindenwood, you’ll be a part of our extensive network of former students.

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