As of 2015, ECPI University, which is a private university based in Virginia, offers different online degree programs in technology, nursing, health science and business and criminal justice. There are master of science degree programs in business administration, nursing, information systems and cybersecurity. Similarly, there are bachelor of science degree programs in health care administration, criminal justice, business administration and computer and information science.
The online master of science nursing program offers two areas of concentration in health systems leadership and nursing education. For both concentrations, student are required to earn 36 credits to receive their degrees. Some course topics in the nursing education concentration include healthcare statistics, nursing research and evidence-based practice, nursing education practicums and advanced pharmacology.
The master of science degree in cybersecurity requires 30 semester credits, and some required courses for graduation include Database Management Systems, Introduction to Information Security, Cloud Computing and Virtualization and Software Engineering.
Because ECPI has a year-round schedule for courses, it can take two and a half years for students to obtain a bachelor of science in computer and information science with a concentration in database programming, states ECPI.edu. Some other programs offered by this school are for a bachelor of science in either electronic engineering or mechatronics and advanced manufacturing. The area of mechatronics is a field that involves different engineering branches such as mechanical, electrical and control engineering. Some coursework needed for this field includes applied mechanics, programmable controllers, materials sciences and hydraulics and pneumatics.