Cyber Security

Cybersecurity Ventures predicts there will be 3.5 million cybersecurity job openings by 2021.

Are you up to the challenge?

If you have an AAS in Cyber Security from Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA), Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC), or Tidewater Community College (TCC), the BAS in Cyber Security can get you there.

We’ll build on the skills you gained in your AAS degree to help you complete a Bachelor’s degree and start a cyber security career with the requisite skills designed to hit-the-ground-running.

Some facts about this concentration:

  • Builds on NOVA’s and LFCC’s Cyber Security program which have received DHS/NSA Center of Academic Excellence designation
  • Builds hard skills recognized by the NIST National Initiative for Cyber Security Education as requisite for cyber security workers
  • Offers online classes to complete the program from anywhere.

Admissions Requirements

Please refer to the Admission Requirements page for full information.

The Cyber Security concentration is part of ADVANCE! Requirements for admission via ADVANCE can be found on NOVA’s website.


Please refer to the University Catalog to view the curriculum for this concentration.