CyberSecurityDegrees.com Unveils 2017 Online Cyber Security Degree Rankings

New Orleans, LA, July 27, 2017 –(PR.com)– CyberSecurityDegrees.com, a cyber security resource and academic ranking site, has recently released their annual rankings of online cyber security and information assurance-related degree programs. Programs are ranked according to their degree level in rankings specifically for associates in cyber security, bachelors in cyber security, masters in cyber security, or doctoral programs in cyber security.

While undergraduate and graduate programs were ranked according to slightly differing methodologies, all methodologies are crafted with the intent to show three major facets of online cyber security degree programs: academic quality, affordability and return on investment, and student satisfaction.

These metrics have been honed by our team’s collective experience of more than a decade of online education coverage experience. Particularly for non-traditional, adult, or students who are working full-time, highlighting of value and support services in a degree are key.

A sample methodology from our ranking of the best online associates in cyber security is as follows:

–Academic Quality (33.33%):

–Is the program an NSA / Department of Homeland Security designated program? (50%)

–The student faculty ratio of the program being surveyed (50%)

–Affordability and Return on Investment (33.33%):

–The in-state tuition rank (weighted for the percentage of the nation in this particular state) (33.33%)

–The out-of-state tuition rank (weighted for the percentage of the nation who aren’t in the state of the school)(33.33%)

–The percentage of students receiving financial aid (33.33%)

–Student Satisfaction (33.33%):

–The percentage of students who graduate within 6 years of matriculation (50%)

–The first year student retention rate (50%)

To find all of their rankings in online cyber security and information assurance-related fields, please visit https://cybersecuritydegrees.com/rankings/

Online cyber security degree programs ranked in CyberSecurityDegrees.com 2017 rankings include (in alphabetical order):

–Best Online Associates in Cyber Security

Bismarck State College

California Institute of Arts & Technology

Cuyamaca College

Dakota State University

Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical

National College

Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee

Southeast Community College

University of Maine at Fort Kent

Western Nebraska Community College

–Best Online Bachelors in Cyber Security

American Public University System

Baker College

Bellevue University

Capella University

Charter Oak State College

Colorado Technical University

Dakota State University

Franklin University

Indian River State College

Kennesaw State University

Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee

Rasmussen College

Regent University

Salem International University

University of Illinois at Springfield

University of Maine at Augusta

University of Maine at Fort Kent

University of Maryland-University College

Western Governor’s University

Wilmington University

–Best Online Masters in Cyber Security

Capitol Technology University

Champlain College

Colorado Technical University

Dakota State University

Davenport University

Drexel University

Fort Hays State University

Jacksonville State University

Kentucky State University

Lewis University

National University

Norwich University

Nova Southeastern University

Our Lady of the Lake University-San Antonio

Regis University

Southern Arkansas University Main Campus

University of Detroit Mercy

University of Idaho

University of the Cumberlands

Utica College

–Best Online Doctoral Programs in Cyber Security

Capella University

Capitol Technology University

Colorado Technical University

Dakota State University

North Central University

University of Fairfax

Schools ranking at more than one degree level include Dakota State University (ranking in four rankings) and Colorado Technical University (three rankings). Schools that placed in two separate ranking categories include Capella University, Capitol Technology University, Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee, and University of Maine at Fort Kent.


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