What will I learn?

The BAS degree in Cyber security and Networking is designed to prepare students for employment in a variety of information technology (IT) positions, such as information security analysts, network and computer systems administrators or computer support specialists.

Students who successfully complete this program will be able to:

  • Analyze the security vulnerabilities of an organization’s information technology resources.
  • Plan and implement security measures and practices for an organization’s information technology resources.
  • Plan, implement, administer, and support appropriate information technologies and systems to help an organization achieve its goals and objectives. Information technologies and systems may include: servers, client computers, mobile devices, operating systems, network applications, local area networks, wide area networks, wireless networks, network segments, intranets, and so on.
  • Evaluate user needs and use those needs to plan the implementation of information technology systems that meet those needs.

This degree provides students with the opportunity to acquire a deep technical foundation and competency in cybersecurity and networking. Students will learn how to analyze the security vulnerabilities of an organization’s IT resources, and how to plan and implement security measures and practices for those resources. Students will learn how to plan, implement, administer, secure, and support appropriate information technologies and systems to help an organization achieve its goals and objectives. Information technologies and systems may include: servers, client computers, mobile devices, operating systems, network applications, local area networks, wide area networks, wireless networks, network segments, intranets, and so on.

Which department am I in?

Green River College

Study options

Full Time (180 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$19,500.00 per year
Tuition and fees based on 12 - 18 credits.

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

15 February 2022

Start date

3 January 2022, 4 April 2022

Venue

Green River College

12401 SE 320th Street,

AUBURN,

Washington,

98092, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

The admissions requirements are: Completion of an associate degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution; A minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 2.5.

For international students

To enter this program, students must have an associate’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.

English Proficiency requirements

  • IELTS of 5.5 with no band lower than 5.0.
  • Cambridge General Certificate of Education (GCE) O level with C in English as First Language, or B in English as Second Language
  • Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE) of no lower than 46
  • Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) English as First Language score of C or higher; or English as Second Language score of B
  • iTEP Academic Score 4.5 or above
  • TOEFL 61/173/500 or higher on the international TOEFL or Green River institutional TOEFL or the iBT Special Home Edition while TOEFL testing centers are closed during the COVID-19 pandemic

Application Deadlines: Fall – August 15; Winter – November 15; Spring – February 15

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About Green River College

Green River is ranked 9th in international student enrollment among 2-year colleges in the US and has received many awards and distinctions.

  • Transfers to top universities
  • Low living and tuition costs
  • Safe and beautiful campus

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