Become a protector of digital assets

As more of our world moves online, there is a growing need for cybersecurity professionals to protect computer networks and systems against digital attacks. Mercer’s Cybersecurity program — with foundations rooted in computer science, computer engineering, information science and technology, mathematics, management, and other disciplines — will prepare you to join this fast-growing field. In this program, you will learn how to:

  • Analyze a complex cybersecurity problem and identify solutions
  • Design, implement, and evaluate a cybersecurity solution
  • Communicate effectively
  • Make informed judgements based on legal and ethical principles
  • Function as a team member or leader
  • Maintain operations in the presence of risks and threats

Designed for motivated students

Our Cybersecurity program challenges students to solve complex problems that have a real world impact. If you enjoy coming up with innovative, technological solutions to a variety of problems, this program is for you. As a student in the Cybersecurity program, you will be surrounded by motivated and driven students and supportive professors who will guide you through your academic journey.

Learn more about our Cybersecurity major