For students who may want to transfer to continue their education upon completion of the Cybersecurity Career Studies Certificate at LFCC, should consider the following two programs due to articulation.
- George Washington University, Bachelor of Professional Studies in Cybersecurity, http://cps.gwu.edu/cybersecurity-bachelors
- George Mason University, Bachelor of Applied Science in Cybersecurity, http://bas.gmu.edu/bascybersecurity/
Please note that a student must contact the target institution to discuss possible transfer of courses from LFCC.
The table provides additional information about universities and colleges within Virginia, Maryland, and Washington D.C. that offer Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs in the field of cybersecurity. The nearest locations to Winchester for each institution is in parentheses with a link to their website. The term “Cybersecurity” is often used interchangeably with the terms “Information Security” or “Information Assurance”.
|George Washington University (Ashburn, Arlington, or Alexandria, Virginia)||Master of Science Degree in Cybersecurity||http://www.cs.gwu.edu/academics/graduate_programs/master/cybersecurity|
|Virginia College (Richmond, Virginia)||Bachelor & Master of Science Degree in Cybersecurity|
|University of Fairfax (Vienna, Virginia)||Master of Science in Information Security Management (MSISM) & Doctor of Science in Information Assurance|
|University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)||Bachelor of Science Degree in Cybersecurity & Master of Science Degree in Cybersecurity||http://www.umuc.edu/cybersecurity/academics/|
|Capitol College (Laurel, Maryland)||Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Assurance, Master of Science Degree in Information Assurance, and Doctor of Science in Information Assurance||https://www.capitol-college.edu/academics/graduate-academics/computer-science-ms
|George Mason University (Fairfax, Virginia)||Applied Cyber Security Graduate Certificate||http://catalog.gmu.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=27&poid=25571&_ga=1.155210939.1413792071.1442406342|
|Liberty University (Lynchburg, Virginia)||Master of Science Degree in Cybersecurity||http://www.liberty.edu/online/masters/cyber-security/
|University of the Potomac (Washington D.C.)||Bachelor of Science Degree in Cybersecurity||http://www.potomac.edu/bachelor-degree/information-systems/
|Strayer College (Ashburn or Manassas, Virginia)||Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Assurance & Master of Science Degree in Information Assurance|
|ECPI University (Manassas, Virginia)||Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer and Information Science with a concentration in Network Security||http://www.ecpi.edu/technology/?intcmp=technology-btn