Military Times 10 Best Cybersecurity Programs

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2015 Enrollment
Rank School Headquarters Type Overall Military ABET accreditation NSA recognition Computer science degrees per 1,000 Computer security degrees per 1,000
1 Syracuse University Syracuse, N.Y. Private 21,789 464 + 86.77 3.75
2 University of Nebraska at Omaha Omaha, Neb. Public 15,526 890 70.37 7.85
3 Drexel University Philadelphia Private 25,595 802 + 39.76 6.49
4 Bellevue University Bellevue, Neb. Private 8,188 2,370 + 120.34 26.86
5 University of Maryland University College Adelphi, Md. Public 85,127 [1] 42,178 [1] 264.72 111.04
6 Florida State University Tallahassee, Fla. Public 41,226 1,091 [2] + 29.14 no data
7 University of South Florida Tampa, Fla. Public 48,793 1,588 23.88 no data
8 Lewis University Romeoville, Ill. Private 6,700 590 45.08 31.72
9 Armstrong State University Savannah, Ga. Public 7,103 384 22.15 no data
10 Towson University Towson, Md. Public 22,284 275 85.09 6.29
  • + Indicates multiple accreditations or recognitions for the school
  • [1] Based on 12-month unduplicated headcount for 2015-16 school year
  • [2] Based on number of Defense Department and Veterans Affairs Department benefit users, as reported by the schools on our survey