The Cybersecurity degree combines criminal justice and computer information systems coursework with a strong base of liberal arts courses to prepare you for transfer into a bachelor's degree program in Digital Forensics, Cybersecurity and other related programs.

This is primarily a transfer program, and the college has established agreements with several SUNY schools who offer related bachelor's degree programs.

Hudson Valley has two dedicated and secure computer laboratories designed specifically for this program.

This program is offered through the Criminal Justice, Forensic Science and Public Administration Department and was designed in collaboration with the Computing and Information Sciences Department.

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Career and Transfer Opportunities

Cybersecurity professionals working on a computer
Cybersecurity is one of the fastest-growing career categories with plentiful job opportunities for qualified graduates in business, finance, health care and government.
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The college has transfer articulation agreements with the University at Albany, which offers a Digital Forensics B.S. degree and with Alfred State College, which offers a B.Tech degree in Cyber Security.

Cybersecurity professionals working in a technology center
A 2015 report from Cisco estimates that global demand for cybersecurity professionals is expected to rise to 6 million by 2019, with a projected shortfall of 1.5 million.

Get in Touch

Department or program information:

Ann B. Geisendorfer, J.D.
CRIMINAL JUSTICE, FORENSIC SCIENCE AND PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION DEPARTMENT CHAIRPERSON
Amstuz Science Hall, Suite 300

Program admission information:

Guenther Enrollment Services Center, Room 223
Regular Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.