Create your cybersecurity career at CSU's TSYS Cybersecurity Center.
Columbus State University's TSYS Cybersecurity Center was created to address the shortage of cybersecurity professionals in today's workforce. With feedback from real employers, CSU has designed several degree options that transform students into cybersecurity professionals in as little as one year.
Classes for the first ever NEXUS Cybersecurity class begin soon!
Register Now for a Nexus Information Session to learn more.
Average salary: $60k to $115k.
More than 500,000 unfilled jobs.
Train in as little as one year.
More than 1600 computer science and business professionals trained.
Developed to prepare students for real jobs needed by real employers.
Train on Georgia's first ever Cyber Range housed at a public university.
Several Paths to Become a Highly-Paid, Highly-Needed Cybersecurity Professional
|Degrees||Credit Hours||Time to Complete|
|NEXUS Practitioner's Certificate||18||1 year|
|NEXUS Degree||60||*1-2 years|
|B.S. in Cybersecurity (coming Fall 2020)||123||4 years|
|B.B.A. in Cybersecurity Management||123||4 years|
|B.S. Computer Science with Cybersecurity Track||123||4 years|
|M.S. Applied Computer Science with a specialization in Cybersecurity||30 - 34||1 year|
|M.S. in Cybersecurity Management||30||1 year|
|Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity Management||15||2 - 3 semesters|
|Graduate Certificate - Information Systems Security Professional||15||2 - 3 semesters|
|Graduate Certificate - Information Systems Security Officer||12||2 - 3 semesters|
*Students who have already completed general education coursework may apply those credits to the NEXUS degree, cutting the length of the program down to one year.