Bachelor of Professional Studies in Applied Cybersecurity (BACS)

SANS Technology Institute, the best college in cybersecurity, and Montgomery College, Maryland's largest and most technically advanced community college, have partnered to create an affordable, high-quality pathway to a cybersecurity career: the Bachelor of Professional Studies in Applied Cybersecurity (BACS). A groundbreaking cybersecurity bachelor's program, BACS enables talented students to establish strong academic foundations, develop high-level professional skills, and earn 8 industry-recognized Global Information Assurance Certifications (GIAC) — giving them a powerful advantage in the cybersecurity job market.

Course syllabus:

  1. Security Monitoring and Detection

  2. Security Operations

  3. Network Vulnerability Testing

  4. Web Application Testing

  5. System and Network Forensics

  6. Industrial Control Systems Security