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This minor can be declared through the Department of Computer and Information Sciences .
Open to cadets in all VMI academic departments.
The Minor in Cybersecurity requires a 2.7 GPA for admission.
A track must be declared upon enrollment in this minor.
No track change is allowed without the permission of the Cyber Security Minor director.
Good Standing Requirement
Cadets must maintain a 3.0 GPA in the minor program throughout their course of study.
NOTE: CS and ECE majors CANNOT complete this Technical Track
NOTE: For all majors
3 credit hours chosen from CIS major elective at 400 level
(CIS 401 and CIS 402 are strongly recommended for CIS majors.)
NOTE: ECBU majors CANNOT complete the Management and Policy Track
NOTE: ERH majors CANNOT complete the Humanistic and Social Studies Track
Must address issues related to security, ethics and resilience
Must qualify for a 3 credit or more course equivalence
Summer research project