Cyber Security Engineering, BS

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Department of Cyber Security Engineering

Research Hall 
Room 359, Mail Stop 6B1
George Mason University 
10401 York River Road
Fairfax VA 22030

Phone: 703-993-6760 

About the Program

The Bachelor of Science in Cyber Security and Engineering (BS, CYSE) degree is concerned with the development of cyber resilient systems which include the protection of the physical as well as computer and network systems. It requires a proactive approach in the engineering design of physical systems with cybersecurity incorporated from the beginning of system development.

Program Opportunities

Our graduates will be uniquely positioned for high-demand careers protecting physical systems from cyberattacks. They find jobs in government, defense, transportation, telecommunications, or almost any field they choose. Local employers such as the Advanced Physics Laboratory of Johns Hopkins University and Northrop Grumman approach students for internships.