Dive into the fascinating world of computer systems, networks and electronics with Eastern Kentucky University’s Cyber Systems Technology (CST) program. If you have a natural curiosity to know how things work, a love for computer tech apps, and an interest in building better-working systems, CST might be the program for you. Prepare for an exciting, challenging career in IT through courses guided by highly-trained faculty, immersive labs and co-op experiences. Learn more below.

Degree Concentrations

B.S. in Cyber Systems Technology Minor
Network Security and Electronics Computer Electronics Technology
Tech Systems


Co-Ops and Certifications

All students complete cooperative education that requires workplace IT experience. They also take certifications such as:

  • CompTIA A+
  • Network+
  • Cloud Essentials
  • Cisco CCNA
  • Wi-Fi Administration

Job Opportunities for Graduates

  • Network administrator
  • Network specialist
  • Technical help desk
  • Electrical / electronics technician
  • Network technician
  • PC systems specialist
  • System administrator
  • Computer support specialist
  • Technology resource associate
  • IT field services technician
  • IT coordinator
  • System engineer
  • Client technology engineer
  • Technology consultant
  • Technical operations lead
  • Integration specialist
  • IT officer
  • IT analyst

Where are Recent Graduates Employed?

  • Madison County Schools
  • Commonwealth Technology
  • L3 Communication
  • The Okonite Company
  • KDMK Manufacturing
  • KECU
  • KEMI
  • Matrix Design Group
  • Integrated Security Solutions
  • PhishingBox
  • Pelycon Technologies
  • ProviderTrust
  • Brooksource
  • Summit Biosciences
  • Tech Systems
  • Clark Regional Medical Center
  • Appalachian Regional Healthcare
  • Netgain Technologies
  • Amazon
  • Volta
  • Next Century Technologies
  • Churchill Downs

Career Outlook

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Scholarship Opportunities

Students in the Cyber Systems Management program are eligible to apply for the following scholarships:


Cyber Systems Technology