Associate's degree, IHE Certificate of Completion, Employment, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Online, e-learning, or distance learning
Instructional Program (CIP)
The Associate of Applied Science Degree in Cybersecurity prepares entry-level computer technicians with cybersecurity skills to help fulfil the gap of expertise needed within the IT profession. The program emphasizes on computer security and information assurance concepts augmented with current industry standard techniques. Students will gain knowledge in the topics of the latest security technologies and will also examine the issues of information security awareness, as well as legal and ethical issues associated with cybersecurity. Courses offered under this major also covers topics related to threats and vulnerabilities, prevention at the technical (hardware and software) and human levels, detection, response, and management aspects of security.
Successful students can either opt to apply for entry level cybersecurity jobs or transfer to four-year institution leading to bachelor’s degree in cybersecurity or related field. Students completing this degree program will be able to use the curriculum fundamentals learned to prepare for various industry certification examinations related to this domain.
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
6415 Spellman Road, Camden, Arkansas
5040 - Southwest
Name of Credential
Associate of Applied Science - Cybersecurity
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Pell, scholarships, student loan
Fall/Spring Tuition Refund Percentages
Day 1-Day 8: 100%
Day 9-Day 14: 90%
Day 15-Day 21: 50%
Day 22-Day 28: 25%
After Day 28: 0%
Students who drop or completely withdraw from classes after the 100% refund period will be assessed partial tuition and full student mandatory fees. This refund policy does not apply to drops initiated by faculty.
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - HLC
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$30.00 Cap and gown
$3,210.00 Mandatory and program fees ($3,210) plus additional $25 per credit hour if courses are taken online
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost