Someschools that offer an Information Assurance degree online are: Capella University, Regis University and Florida Institute of Technology. Students can pursue a Bachelor's or Master's degree, or choose a combined option.
Capella University offers an online Bachelor's degree in Information Security, as well as a combined Bachelor's-to-Master's degree. Florida Institute of Technology runs a program for the degree of Master of Science in Information Assurance and Cybersecurity, which is available online. Regis University's degree is called Master of Science in Information Assurance and is available online and on campus.
Florida Institute of Technology aims to equip its students with the knowledge that will ensure preventing security risks for organizations in corporate, government and military spheres. The threats that are dealt with are identity and intellectual property theft and attacks on organization's computer networks. Students learn about policy security and validating contents of memory.Capella University uses virtual lab environment as a teaching tool and lists data audit, management and models as learning subjects.
Regis University's Master's degree intends to provide the students with necessary skills and knowledge to take the industry's certification exams administered by (ISC)2, Cisco, ISACA and Electronic Commerce Council. Upon graduating, students can seek employment as Computer Security Specialists or Cybercrime Technology Director, as stated by Florida Institute of Technology.