Bachelor of applied technology IT cybersecurity professionals

Bachelor of Applied Technology IT - Cybersecurity

Start your journey towards a Bachelor of Applied Technology in IT today, lockdown a career in cybersecurity tomorrow.

Fact Attack

The field of cybersecurity offers a wide range of career paths like ethical hacking, forensic analysis, compliance and risk management, and cybersecurity policy. This diversity allows professionals to pursue a career that aligns with their interests and skills.

projected employment growth through 2031.
>3 million
unfilled cybersecurity jobs globally.
$10.5 trillion
is how much cybercrime is projected to cost the world annually by 2025.

Program At A Glance

Program Overview

With the Bachelor of Applied Technology degree, you'll learn how to keep computer networks safe. You'll also learn secret codes or cryptography and ethical hacking. Plus, you'll look into what's ethical and legal in the tech world. This degree is a continuation of our two-year associate degree and certificates in Information Technology, cybersecurity.

Earning Potential

  • Information security analysts: $110,512
  • Computer network support specialists: $64,551

For more salary information, check out Texas Wages.


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5 Reasons To Pursue a BAT in Cybersecurity at San Jac

In today's world, there are endless options students can take when it comes to pursuing their education. So why choose a Bachelor of Applied Technology in Cybersecurity? Check out 5 reasons to pursue a BAT in Cybersecurity at San Jac.

Amazing career opportunities

Cybersecurity experts are in high demand and often earn high salaries because of the importance of their work. Some roles in the field include:

  • Cybersecurity Analyst
  • Network Security Engineer
  • Risk and Compliance Analyst
  • Cybersecurity Consultant
  • Digital Forensics Analyst

High demand

As cyber-attacks become more common, there is a growing need for cybersecurity professionals to protect sensitive data and systems. Students who can complete a Bachelor of Applied Technology in Cybersecurity at San Jac are:

  • Current students or graduates holding an Associate of Applied Science in Cybersecurity, Cloud Computing, Desktop Support, or Networking.
  • Current IT Professionals seeking career advancement opportunities.
  • High school graduates interested in technology and computer sciences.

Constantly changing field

The cybersecurity field is always changing, providing opportunities for ongoing learning and growth.

Contribution to global security

Studying cybersecurity allows students to support global security efforts and help combat cyber threats.

Diverse career paths

A cybersecurity degree can lead to many career opportunities in government, the private sector, and non-profit organizations.

Get in Touch

Reach out to us for more information about the program!
Kevin Morris
Dean, Business and Technology
(281) 922-3479
Rizwan Virani
Sr Dir, CyberSecurity Programs
(281) 922-3424