2024 Best Computer & IS Security Bachelor's Degree Schools in the Southeast Region
29Colleges in the Southeast Region
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.
For its 2024 ranking, College Factual looked at 29 schools in the Southeast Region to determine which ones were the best for computer & is security students pursuing a bachelor's degree. When you put them all together, these colleges and universities awarded 1,214 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
The computer and information systems security/auditing/information assurance bachelor's degree program you select can have a big impact on your future. Important measures of a quality computer and information systems security/auditing/information assurance program can vary widely even among the top schools. When choosing a school we recommend considering some of the following factors:
Quality Overall Is Important
The overall quality of a bachelor's degree school is important to ensure a good education, not just how well they do in a particular major. To account for this we include a school's overall Best Colleges ranking which itself looks at a collection of various factors like degree completion, educational resources, student body caliber and post-graduation earnings for the school as a whole.
Other Factors We Consider
The metrics below are just some of the other metrics that we use to determine our rankings.
Major Focus - How much a school focuses on computer & is security students vs. other majors.
Major Demand - How many other computer & is security students want to attend this school to pursue a bachelor's degree.
Educational Resources - How many resources are allocated to students. These resources may include educational expenditures per student, number of students per instructor, and graduation rate among other things.
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 schools 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 in the Southeast Region list to help you make the college decision.
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Best Schools for Bachelor’s Students to Study Computer & IS Security in the Southeast Region
Below you'll see a list of the best colleges and universities for pursuing a bachelor's degree in computer & is security.
10 Top Southeast Region 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).