The Department of Cyber and Related Programs hosts the Cybersecurity Workforce Education Center (CWEC). The department offers programs with coursework that prepares students for many facets of deployment and use of computer systems requiring knowledge of computer hardware, software, networks, and cybersecurity principles. It also provides knowledge of selecting, designing, developing, managing, integrating, deploying, and securing computer systems and their associated networks in order to achieve organizational objectives through effective resource utilization.
These programs prepare graduates for jobs that focus on computers, computing problems and solutions, and the design of computer systems and user interfaces from a scientific perspective. Job titles include Information Systems Technician, IT analyst, Network/System Support Technician, Cyber Defense Forensics Analyst.