Penn State Brandywine offers completion of five options within the degree program:
APPLICATION DEVELOPMENT OPTION
This option prepares students for the design and development of complex object-oriented programming and technical skills to succeed in a fast-paced development and operations environment.
BUSINESS APPLICATIONS OPTION
This option prepares students to pursue careers in Information technology solving business organizational problems with an emphasis on the systems processes and business operations integration.
CUSTOM INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY OPTION
This option provides the opportunity for students to pursue an approved information technology interdisciplinary or exploratory program of study.
This option will provide students with the knowledge and cyber defense skills needed to critically assess and respond to modern information security threats. They will be prepared to protect information infrastructure and data from attacks and unauthorized access.
SECURITY AND RISK ANALYSIS OPTION
This option prepares students to address the current and emerging security and risk challenges that face individuals, organizations and our nation, over a variety of domains including national/homeland security, emergency and disaster management, law and crime, and enterprise risk management.