Long Island B.S. In Criminal Justice and M.S. Cyber Security
Study computer science. Fight crime with technology. Get ready.
This dual degree program blends the worlds of criminal justice and computer science, preparing graduates for a successful career in information security.
Cyber security jobs are on the rise — particularly on Long Island and across the metropolitan New York area. Jobs in computer and information research science are expected to jump nationwide by nearly 20 percent from 2016-2026, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Let our Long Island campus provide you with the tools necessary for a robust career in cyber security, tackling information-based crime at both entry and management levels. Our students graduate with a thorough understanding of security strategies and crime suppression to better catch criminals in the act.
The Long Island Criminal Justice and Cyber Security Experience
Extensive Career Options: Prepare for a career fighting crime, working with such policing organizations as the Central Intelligence Agency and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, as well as with local police agencies.
Research and Internship Opportunities: Conduct research and present at conferences across the country. Engage in meaningful internship opportunities across Long Island and in New York City.
Get Ahead, Fast: Finish the dual degree program within five years — including all prerequisites.