Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture

School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

To meet a fast-growing global demand for expertise in cybersecurity, this program teaches you concepts and skills in confidentiality, integrity, privacy, risk, adversarial thinking, and security analytics through hands-on coursework. 


  • Everett
  • Pullman

Degree Types:

  • Bachelor's
  • Certificate


  • Learning labs equipped with modern security-focused hardware and software systems and cloud-based solutions 
  • Senior capstone project with an industry sponsor allows you to apply your skills collaboratively 
  • Curriculum provides a solid technical background in math, science, and engineering 
  • Industry and university partnerships provide networking and internship opportunities 
  • Join a math, science, and engineering residence hall, where you can study with your neighbors, get free tutoring, and use the hall’s computer lab 


With a Cybersecurity degree, you can work in: 

  • Cybersecurity analysis and engineering 
  • Malware and cloud security analysis 
  • Digital forensics 
  • Red Team/Blue Team security engineering
  • Intrusion detection 
  • Vulnerability researcher 

Transfer Students

WSU accepts credit from Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, and CLEP exams, associate degrees, Running Start and more.  

You’re considered a transfer student at WSU if you’ve received college credit post-high school.  

Use our Transfer Course Search Tool to determine what courses you need to take at your current institution to transition to WSU smoothly. 

Admission to WSU and admission to your desired major are two separate processes. Contact your academic department for specific requirements and prerequisites unique to your major.   


Complete the General Scholarship Application to be eligible for 700+ WSU scholarship programs, including ones specifically for a major you’re interested in. Use our search tool to find more scholarships outside WSU.  

Fill out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) or WASFA (Washington Application for State Financial Aid) to be considered for scholarships, grants, loans, and other forms of aid. 

Internships, Jobs, and Work-study

Find hundreds of student-friendly jobs, internships, and work-study opportunities with our WSU student job board, Handshake. You can also check with departments for internships specific to a major. 

Get advice and learn more at the Academic Success and Career Center. 

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Degree Options


  • Pullman
  • Everett

CySER CAE-CO Fundamentals

  • Pullman

CySER Basic

  • Pullman

CySER Advanced

  • Pullman


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