POTENTIAL JOB ASSIGNMENTS
Within the Air Force
Outside the Air Force
- Cyber Warfare
- Cyber Operations
SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE
|4th CLASS YEAR (FRESHMAN)||3RD CLASS YEAR (SOPHOMORE)||2ND CLASS YEAR (JUNIOR)||1ST CLASS YEAR (SENIOR)|
|For Lang 1
Beh Sci 110
Comp Sci 110
For Lang 2
|Comp Sci 210
Comp Sci 220
P/C/B Option 2
Mech Engr 220
|Cyber Sci 333
Comp Sci 467
Pol Sci 211
Cyber Sci 334
Comp Sci 483
Adv Open Option
|Cyber Sci 435
Cyber Sci 438
Cyber Sci 431
Aero Engr 315
Soc Sci 311
Cyber Sci 439
Cyber Sci Elective 2
Astro Engr 310
Adv SocioCultural Op
For full program requirements and course descriptions, download the current Course of Instruction Handbook.
The Cyber Science degree is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, www.abet.org.
To ensure the success of our graduates, we prepare them to achieve the following Program Educational Objectives within two to five years after graduation:
- Recognition as successful Air Force officers through demonstration of their ability to: rapidly acquire required knowledge, lead others effectively, apply ethical and moral standards, improve unit performance by application of organizational skills, make sound decisions based on critical thinking, communicate effectively
- Selection for career training on, or ahead of, schedule, and for a progression of assignments of increasing responsibility
- Demonstrated ability to solve Air Force technical problems
- Success in continuing education
Graduates of our program will have the ability to:
- Analyze a complex computing problem and to apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions.
- Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program’s discipline.
- Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts.
- Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles.
- Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program’s discipline.
- Apply security principles and practices to maintain operations in the presence of risks and threats.
- Create intentional effects through social and technical manipulation of adversarial systems.
The number of cadets graduated or enrolled in the Cyber Science major are listed, by class, below:
Cyber Science Enrollment Data
Maj Bobby Birrer, DFCS
Maj James Maher, DFCS