The explosion of Internet traffic has created enormous demand for information systems security professionals.
Get a head start on your career
Sheridan's Honours Bachelor of Applied Information Sciences (Information Systems Security) program provides outstanding preparation for a rewarding career in this rapidly growing field. Our one-of-a-kind degree program has a stellar reputation among employers. With a Sheridan Information Systems Security degree, you'll be prepared to join this exciting profession – and to get ahead in it.
Gain practical experience
This degree program includes an internship (up to 28 weeks long) in the form of a field placement in a real-world workplace.
A curriculum for the real world
You'll advance from fundamental computer science principles to more specialized courses covering all aspects of information systems security, including:
- Computer security
- IS Intrusion detection and prevention
- Network security
- Ethical hacking
- Database security
Sheridan's Information Systems Security degree program includes an internship of up to 28 weeks between Years 3 and 4. You'll acquire workplace skills and professional contacts while gaining real-world information systems security experience.
The classroom environment simulates workplace conditions via mobile computing. You'll work on a laptop and enjoy online access to lecture notes, assignments, and other subject material at all times, from any location. Students use mobile computing to collaborate on group projects, conduct web-based research and visit chat rooms.
Transfer students may be eligible to enter Year 2 or Year 3 of this program.
Honours Bachelor of Applied Information Sciences (BAISc) Information Systems Security degree courses are held at the Trafalgar Road Campus in Oakville, Ontario.
Honours Baccalaureate Degree
- 4 yrs (8 semesters)
- Program code: PBAIS
Column one has the Start date, second the Locations and third the Availability Start date Locations Availability Sep 2019 Trafalgar Campus (Oakville) Closed Jan 2020 Trafalgar Campus (Oakville) Available