Online Cybersecurity Degree

Protect, serve, & innovate

Anderson University and its cyber program have been designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (CAE-CD) as announced by the National Security Agency (NSA). Explore AU’s premier online cybersecurity degree, today!

Learn with a National Security Agency (NSA) Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense right here.

AU became the second private institution in Indiana and just the sixth member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities to actively be endorsed by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security in Cyber Defense.

The online cybersecurity program at Anderson University caters to adult learners aiming to safeguard against cyber threats in different industries or for the government. Geared towards individuals seeking to become the “good guys” in cybersecurity, this program equips students with essential skills to defend against today’s pervasive cyber attacks.

Through a comprehensive curriculum, students delve into areas such as information assurance, server and network environments, cryptography, cyber-related public policy, and cyber warfare. Graduates of the program are prepared to pursue diverse career paths within various industries, including roles in security operations centers, or within local, state, or federal government agencies.

Set Yourself Apart

In the Anderson program, adult learners will develop:

  • a strong foundation of professional ethics from a Christian faith perspective
  • skills in understanding regulatory frameworks, policy development, and risk assessment
  • advanced technical proficiency relevant to cybersecurity
  • the ability to anticipate, detect, and respond to cyber threats
  • competence in oral and written briefing 
  • collaboration skills to work within multidisciplinary teams
  • professional readiness in the rapidly evolving field of cybersecurity
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Online Cybersecurity Program Overview


Experience high-quality cybersecurity education at an affordable price point, empowering you to level up your career.This program is designed for students who are 23 and older. Tuition is $399 per credit hour.


The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates the average salary for an Information Security Analyst is $112,000 and entry level in Indiana is $75,820 per year. The need for security analysts is expected to grow by more than 30% in the next decade.


Take control of your education with our online cybersecurity program that offers multiple start dates, ensuring you can enroll at a time that suits your schedule. Begin classes in August, October, January, March, May, or July.

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Leaders apply today.

Don’t wait to begin the benefits of a cybersecurity degree. Completed application materials are reviewed on an ongoing basis.

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