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College of Technology

B.S. in Computer and Network Security (CNS)

Earn a Computer and Network Security degree from a Recognized Leader

Every organization has a critical need to maintain cyber and systems security to protect their vital data and operations. As a result, information security is listed among the fastest growing occupations by the US Dept. of Labor Statistics. Wilmington University’s affordable bachelor’s degree in Computer and Network Security combines academic rigor with optimum flexibility.


Choose a Computer and Network Security Degree of the Highest Standards

For the CNS degree program, WilmU was named a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense through the 2021 school year by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security. This accredited online B.S. in computer and network security was also ranked #1 in the country in 2017 by BestColleges.com.

Tailor Your CNS Degree to Meet Career Goals

WilmU’s degree in Computer and Network Security provides a broad foundation in cybersecurity and allows you to customize your degree through concentrations and certificates, like Digital Forensics. This undergraduate cybersecurity degree will prepare you to sit for industry-recognized certifications, including CISA, CISSP, ACE, A+, Linux+, Security + and Network+.

Computer and Network Security Courses Guided by Information Security Leaders

You’ll gain expertise through hands-on application of IT skills gained through technical lab exercises led by active cybersecurity subject matter experts. Connect the dots and hone your skills through cybersecurity competitions.


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Designated a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance/Cybersecurity by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security.

Expand Your Network Security Credentials

Finish your degree faster by
transferring an associate degree or other credit.
40 courses 120 total credits

$1,116 per course

Cost of a typical 3-credit course taken at our
New Castle campus or online. Wilmington University tuition is based on cost-per-credit.
You only pay for the courses you need to complete your network security degree.

Career and industry outlook for B.S. in Computer and Network Security graduates.

Earn the credentials you need for a successful career in computer and network security.

Source: Emsi Economic Modeling, LLC, 2018

12.6% Job Growth

More than 164,300 Annual Openings

$40.24 Median Hourly Earnings


Information assurance is constantly changing as new threats emerge and new vulnerabilities are found. I chose WilmU after considering several other schools…WilmU offered the most security-oriented classes. 
— David Alford, WilmU Student, Computer and Network Security
David Alford WilmU Computer and Network Security Student

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