Post-Graduation Salary and Career Info

Cybersecurity BS

At RIT, you don’t just graduate with a degree, you graduate with the skills and hands-on experience to thrive in your chosen career.

RIT publishes full-time salaries, outcome rates, and typical job titles for graduates within six months of graduation.

First-Year Full-Time Salary of RIT Cybersecurity BS Graduates

$95,800

Average

$85,000

Median

Data is collected annually, and RIT graduate outcomes are from the class of 2022.

Student Outcomes 

100%

Outcome Rates for Cybersecurity BS

Total percentage of graduates who have entered the workforce, enrolled in full-time graduate study, or are pursuing alternative plans (military service, volunteering, etc.).

84.31%

Knowledge Rate

Total percentage of graduates for whom RIT has verifiable data, compared to national average knowledge rate of 41% per NACE.
Outcome % of Students
Employed 95.34%
Full-time Graduate Study 2.33%
Alternative Plans 2.33%
Outcome % of Students
Employed 95.34%
Full-time Graduate Study 2.33%
Alternative Plans 2.33%

This degree also has an accelerated bachelor’s/master’s option.

Assistant Reverse Engineer; Application Security Engineer; Cyber Security Analyst; Cyber Threat Responder; Security Software Specialist; Penetration Tester; Security Assurance Engineer; Security Consultant; Site Reliability Engineer; Threat Analyst; Technical Assessments Consultant; Vehicle Cybersecurity Engineer

Security Risk Advisors; Mandiant FireEye; BAE Systems, Inc.; Zoom Video Communications, Inc.; Verkada; TJX Companies; TEKsystems; Siege Technologies; Security Innovation; Salesforce.com; PNC Financial Services; Paychex Inc.; Occam's Razor Technologies; National Security Agency (NSA); MITRE; MIT Lincoln Laboratory; Microsoft; LenelS2; KBR; John Deere; IBM; GW Plastics / Nolato; Grant Thornton; Epic Systems Corporation; Dow Chemical Company; Datadog; Crestron Electronics, Inc.; Check Point Software Technologies; Breachlock; Booz Allen Hamilton; Amazon Web Services

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Career Services Contact

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Michelle Magee
Senior Associate Director for Employer Engagement
585‑475‑7824