The Shawnee Information Security program is one of the few of its kind in the country and unique in the state of Ohio.
Because IT Security is a specialized field of industry, Shawnee State offers a Degree in Information Security — rather than a component of another related program. SSU& Information security students also gain a strong foundation in business administration, and automatically fulfill the requirements of the Business Administration Minor when completing courses required for the Information Security degree.
Graduates of this unique program develop problem solving and communication skills necessary to function effectively with end-users and decision makers throughout all levels of the organization. Our graduates develop life-long learning skills - the key to success in the exciting and dynamic field of Cyber Security.
Successful students can earn the following information technology and security certifications: Cisco® CCNA, CompTIA® (Security +,CYSA+, CASP+, Pentest+, Cloud+) and/or EC-Council© certification Ethical hacker.