Mission Statement:

In accordance with the mission of Missouri Baptist University and the School of Business, the Cybersecurity program provides a curriculum from a Christian worldview with strong core technical knowledge in the specialization of Cybersecurity.  We are committed to providing a high-quality education that stresses a Christ-centered excellence in scholarship and ethical application of cybersecurity skills to develop tomorrow’s cybersecurity leaders. Our goal is to prepare students to meet the business information security challenges that are constantly changing as cyber-crime advances.


Job Opportunities in Cybersecurity
Cybersecurity or Information Security Analyst
Cybersecurity Operations Specialist
Information Security Auditor
Security Systems Administrator
Penetration Tester
Security Architect
Security Engineer

School of Business Core Requirements: (30 hours)

ACCT 213 – Principles of Financial Accounting

ACCT 223 – Principles of Managerial Accounting

MATH 243 – Probability and Statistics

BUSN 303 – Business Ethics and Professional Integrity

BUSN 353 – Communication Strategies in Business

BUSN 363 – Financial Management

BUSN 463 – Business Strategy and Competition

ECON 123 – Microeconomics

MGMT 303 – Management Concepts and Practice

MRKT 313 – Introduction to Marketing

Technical Core Courses: (36 hours)

ITBU 203 – Introduction to Application Development

ITBU 213 – IT Infrastructure

ITBU 313 – Introduction to Cybersecurity

ITBU 343 – Network Security

ITBU 363 – Business Analytics

ITBU 373 – Operating Systems

ITBU 433 – Organizational Security

ITBU 443 – Threats and Countermeasures

ITCS 313 – Information Risk Management

ITCS 423 – Cybersecurity Framework and Threat Models

ITBU 473 – Project Management

ITCC 483 – Senior Capstone/Research Project