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UHWO to Offer New Degree in Cyber Security

·By civilbeat

Computer hacking, espionage and cyber security are all on the menu of a new degree at the University of Hawaii – West Oahu that aims to meet the ever-growing demand across the state and country for experts in information security, according to a press release. 

The Bachelor of Applied Science degree is being dubbed “Information Security and Assurance,” and it’ll be offered starting this fall.

It’s all part of an effort in partnership with Honolulu Community College to offer an expansive security education program that includes coursework in digital forensics, cyber conflicts,