Bachelor of Arts

Global Cybersecurity

Academic Department

Bachelor's Degree Requirements

The following overall requirements are needed in order to earn a bachelor's degree. For a full explanation of the requirements, please see policy A.04.01.

  • Completion of the core curriculum. Specific core plan is dependent upon accepted transfer credit, major, and Honor's Program participation. 
  • Successful completion of at least 120 credit hours, with the final 36 hours taken in Residence at UST. Total credits listed on the page only reflect the major. 
  • Completion of a major.
  • Completion of 36 upper-division credit hours.
  • A cumulative grade point average (GPA) above 2.0
  • A cumulative GPA above 2.0 in your major
  • Freshman Symposium is a one-credit hour, mandatory course exclusively for first-year students at the University of St. Thomas, introducing them to the UST mission and the Basilian Fathers’ core values of goodness, discipline, and knowledge. Freshmen register for it during the Freshmen Registration/Orientation events and can choose a class that aligns with their interests, with course descriptions provided in advance.

GCSE Global & Regional Awareness

Choose one of the following: 

Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
3

GCSE Global Cybersecurity Application

Complete 3 courses from the following options:

Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
9

GCSE Electives

Select from below. Approved courses from other departments are allowed. Consult with Advisor.

  • GCSE 3000 level or 4000 courses
Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
6

GCSE Computer Sciences

Will be waived for graduates of AAS in Cybersecurity based on successful completion of: ANET 1305, 2300, 2375, ASFT 1300 & ACYB 2305

Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
8

GCSE Capstone

Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
3
Total Credits
49