2024 Best Computer & IS Security Bachelor's Degree Schools
115Colleges in the United States
Ranked #71 in popularity, computer & is security is one of the most sought-after bachelor's degree programs in the nation. This makes choosing the right school a hard decision.
College Factual looked at 115 colleges and universities when compiling its 2024 Best Computer & IS Security Bachelor's Degree Schools ranking. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 6,403 bachelor's degrees in computer & is security during the 2020-2021 academic year.
Choosing a Great Computer & IS Security School for Your Bachelor's Degree
Your choice of computer & is security for getting your bachelor's degree school matters. This section explores some of the factors we include in our ranking and how much they vary depending on the school you select. When choosing a school we recommend considering some of the following factors:
Quality Overall Is Important
A school that excels in educating for a particular major and degree level must be a great school overall as well. To make it into this list a school must rank well in our overall Best Colleges ranking. This ranking considered factors such as graduation rates, overall graduate earnings and other educational resources to identify great colleges and universities.
Other Factors We Consider
In addition to the above, you should consider some of the following factors:
Major Focus - How many resources a school devotes to computer & is security students as compared to other majors.
Major Demand - The number of computer & is security students who choose to seek a bachelor's degree at the school.
Educational Resources - The amount of money and other resources allocated to students while they are pursuing their degree. These resources include such things as number of students per instructor and education expenditures per student.
Accreditation - Whether a school is regionally accredited and/or accredited by a recognized computer & is security related body.
Our full ranking methodology documents in more detail how we consider these factors to identify the best colleges for computer & is security students working on their bachelor's degree.
When choosing the right school for you, it's important to arm yourself with all the facts you can. To that end, we've created a number of major-specific rankings, including this Best Computer & IS Security Bachelor's Degree Schools list to help you make the college decision.
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Featured Computer & IS Security Programs
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Best Schools for Bachelor’s Students to Study Computer & IS Security in the United States
Below you'll see a list of the best colleges and universities for pursuing a bachelor's degree in computer & is security. Only those schools that rank in the top 15% of all the schools we analyze get awarded with a place on this list.
18 Top Schools for a Bachelor's in Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance
The bars on the spread charts above show the distribution of the schools on this list +/- one standard deviation from the mean.
The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).