MajorEngineering Technology - Cybersecurity

A Bachelor of Science in engineering technology (BSET) from Wichita State will give you knowledge and practical skills in engineering and technology fundamentals, engineering principles, instrumentation, mathematics, science, and applied design. You’ll have access to top-notch labs and technology—plus, applied learning and research opportunities on and off campus.

Engineering Technology - Cybersecurity is also offered as part of the WSU at McConnell program. 

Learn how engineering technology - cybersecurity is the right fit for you.

Engineering interns at NetApp.

WSU engineering students benefit from applied learning at NetApp, a Fortune 500 company with offices in Wichita.

Applied learning at Wichita State

At Wichita State, applied learning is everything. In fact, every degree we offer has a guaranteed applied learning or research experience built right into it equipping you with the relevant skills and experience to make you workforce ready before graduation.

Admission to the program

To be admitted into the College of Engineering, you must first be admitted to Wichita State.

For WSU’s admission requirements, and to apply, click the link below.

Inside the Program

Students learn about cyber security first-hand 

There is a growing need for cyber security expertise in the Wichita area. To answer that call, the Cyber Security and Forensics Research Group was created on campus.

As a student, you have the ability to work at the group and learn first-hand about cyber security. This direct involvement prepares you for a job delivering the highest level of cyber security and IT support.


The BSET—cybersecurity concentration—combines engineering technology core curriculum with courses in cyber infrastructure and the business and technical aspects of cybersecurity. The program will prepare you for high-paying, high-demand careers in a wide range of settings. You’ll also be well equipped to pursue an advanced engineering degree.


WSU’s vast industry connections—and experience-based learning for every major—gives cybersecurity students the chance to grow their professional network, build a resume and earn a paycheck, all while still in school, leading to dream careers in diverse fields.

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