West Virginia Cybersecurity Degree Programs

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Pace University Online Master of Science in Cybersecurity
NSA- and DHS-designated. 100% online. No GRE/GMAT. Hands-on, specialized learning.
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Utica University Online BS in Cybersecurity
Specializations: Network Forensics and Incident Response, Cybercrime and Fraud Investigation, and Cyber Operations.
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Maryville University Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity
The online BS in Cybersecurity from Maryville University will teach you how to protect digital assets and information systems in various industries, from finance to healthcare. No SAT or ACT scores required.
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Maryville University Master of Science in Cybersecurity
Earn your MS in Cybersecurity online from Maryville University in as few as 12 months.
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University of California, Berkeley Master’s in Cybersecurity
Complete your degree in 20 months. Join the global UC Berkeley alumni network of technology, data science, privacy, and policy professionals.
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West Virginia Cybersecurity Degrees Overview

There are 7 options for undergraduate cybersecurity degrees, including 5 Bachelor of cybersecurity degree options, in West Virginia. At the graduate level, there are not many options, so you might want to consider an online cybersecurity degree.

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Are there NSA CAE designated cyber security degrees in West Virginia?

Yes. Here is a list of West Virginia universities that are NSA CAE Designated Institutions and have a cybersecurity degree.

Why consider NSA CAE designated institutions for cyber security in West Virginia?

The National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has provided accreditation methods to designate some of the most dependable institutions in the country that have cybersecurity programs.

Three institutions have been designated in West Virginia, with a two-year program at Blue Ridge Community and Technical College, and cyber defense accreditation at American Public University System and West Virginia University.

Online Cyber Security Programs in West Virginia

There are many certifications that can be earned in the industry that take half the time it takes to complete an associate degree at Blue Ridge Community and Technical College, including a Cisco Certified Network Associate, Cisco Certified Network Professional, and various CompTIA certifications.

Most of these courses can be completed online and are instructor-led to give students an advantage to meet the certification requirements, and they include a voucher that covers the cost of the exam.

Master's in Cyber Security Degrees in West Virginia

Only one cybersecurity Master's degree is designated by the CAE in West Virginia, and that is the Master of Science for Cybersecurity Professionals. This program can be completed online and provides an ability to transfer courses from other schools for credit and free educational e-books.

Graduates from the program will be able to analyze national cybersecurity threats and be able to perform risk analysis, auditing, and make sure that all processes are following legal and ethical procedure.

Featured online cybersecurity programs:
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University of West Florida Online M.S. in Cybersecurity
Customize your degree for your career goals through four concentrations — Data Security, National Security, Security Management or Software and System Security.
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Syracuse University Master of Science in Cybersecurity
Complete in 15 months. No GRE currently required.
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Arizona State University Online Master of Computer Science - Cybersecurity
Learn to protect and defend information and information systems by ensuring their availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality and non-repudiation through protection, detection and reaction practices.
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Utica University Online MS in Cybersecurity
Endorsed by the National Security Agency (NSA), Department of Homeland Security, Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3), and the EC-Council.
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Fairleigh Dickinson University Master of Science in Cyber and Homeland Security
100% online program. Become a professional in the security industry and protect your community and business .
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Stevens Institute of Technology Master of Science in Computer Science
Computer science faculty includes active researchers who are renowned experts in cybersecurity, software engineering and algorithms. GRE/GMAT not required.
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Utica University BS in Cybersecurity - Cyber Operations
Multiple Designations as a National Center of Academic Excellence.
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Utica University BS in Cybersecurity - Cybercrime and Fraud Investigation
Multiple Designations as a National Center of Academic Excellence.
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WVU does offer a Master's program in Business Cybersecurity Management that is available online, but is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) instead of the CAE.

Getting Started Working in Cyber Security in West Virginia

For those not ready to pursue a Master's degree, West Virginia University at Morgantown offers a Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity. The program will prepare students to create and evaluate network security at any organization, solve complex network problems by working with others, and be able to operate while following legal and ethical standards. A total of 124 credit hours are needed to complete the program, and it can be accomplished within the traditional four years.

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Undergraduate Cybersecurity Degrees

School Program Admissions
Utica University Online BS in Cybersecurity
Specializations: Network Forensics and Incident Response, Cybercrime and Fraud Investigation, and Cyber Operations.
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Maryville University Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity
The online BS in Cybersecurity from Maryville University will teach you how to protect digital assets and information systems in various industries, from finance to healthcare. No SAT or ACT scores required.
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Utica University BS in Cybersecurity - Cyber Operations
Multiple Designations as a National Center of Academic Excellence.
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Utica University BS in Cybersecurity - Cybercrime and Fraud Investigation
Multiple Designations as a National Center of Academic Excellence.
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Utica University BS in Cybersecurity - Network Forensics and Intrusion Investigation
Network forensics concentration. Multiple Designations as a National Center of Academic Excellence.
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Methodist University BS in Computer Information Technology: Cybersecurity and Information Assurance
Concentration in cybersecurity and information assurance.
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University of Saint Mary Online B.S. in Cybersecurity
IACBE Accredited. Gain cybersecurity skills combined with essential business skills to help you communicate effectively with stakeholders and think strategically about core business functions.
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Bay Path University BS in Cybersecurity
Cybersecurity programs in: Digital Forensics and Incident Response, Information Assurance, Risk Management. Designated by the National Security Agency (NSA) as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (Digital Forensics and Incident Response major).
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Grand Canyon University Online BS in Cybersecurity
100% online, no out-of-state tuition.
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Alderson Broaddus University
Bachelor of Science: Cyber Security Philippi
American Public University System
☑ CAE
Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity Charles Town
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College
☑ CAE
A.A.S. in Cyber Security Martinsburg
Marshall University
Bachelor of Science in Digital Forensics and Information Assurance Huntington
Marshall University
Regents Bachelor of Arts: Digital Forensics and Information Assurance Emphasis Huntington
University of Charleston
Bachelor of Science in Cyber Security Charleston
West Virginia Northern Community College
A.A.S. in Cyber Security Wheeling

West Virginia Graduate Cybersecurity Degrees

School Program Admissions
Pace University Online Master of Science in Cybersecurity
NSA- and DHS-designated. 100% online. No GRE/GMAT. Hands-on, specialized learning.
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Maryville University Master of Science in Cybersecurity
Earn your MS in Cybersecurity online from Maryville University in as few as 12 months.
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University of California, Berkeley Master’s in Cybersecurity
Complete your degree in 20 months. Join the global UC Berkeley alumni network of technology, data science, privacy, and policy professionals.
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University of West Florida Online M.S. in Cybersecurity
Customize your degree for your career goals through four concentrations — Data Security, National Security, Security Management or Software and System Security.
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Syracuse University Master of Science in Cybersecurity
Complete in 15 months. No GRE currently required.
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Arizona State University Online Master of Computer Science - Cybersecurity
Learn to protect and defend information and information systems by ensuring their availability, integrity, authentication, confidentiality and non-repudiation through protection, detection and reaction practices.
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Utica University Online MS in Cybersecurity
Endorsed by the National Security Agency (NSA), Department of Homeland Security, Defense Cyber Crime Center (DC3), and the EC-Council.
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Fairleigh Dickinson University Master of Science in Cyber and Homeland Security
100% online program. Become a professional in the security industry and protect your community and business .
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Stevens Institute of Technology Master of Science in Computer Science
Computer science faculty includes active researchers who are renowned experts in cybersecurity, software engineering and algorithms. GRE/GMAT not required.
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Click to view all online Graduate level Cyber Security degrees (Master and Doctorate) that are taking applications.

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University of Charleston
☑ Online
Online Master of Science in Cybersecurity Charleston
West Virginia University
☑ CAE-CD, Online
Online MS Business Cybersecurity Management Morgantown
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Another undergraduate option is the Associate of Applied Sciences in Cyber Security at Blue Ridge Community and Technical College. The program is geared to prepare students for the growing number of cybersecurity positions available in the region and in Washington, DC. 60 total credit hours are needed to complete the degree, and it is divided up into 15 general education credits, 22 technical credits, and 23 electives that must be approved by the program.

West Virginia Cyber Security Careers and Organizations

Martinsburg, Fairmont, and Morgantown offer plenty of opportunities for entry-level cybersecurity professionals. Fusion Technology is a company based in Fairmont that provides information technology services to various government agencies, healthcare facilities, and more. Positions in West Virginia locations include cybersecurity analyst, cyber operations analyst, and cloud-based engineers.