BS in Cybersecurity- LWTech to WWU Transfer Pathway


Earn your Associate in Applied Science in Computer Security and Network Technology from Lake Washington Institute of Technology.  Then continue with Western Washington University to earn a Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity.

Years 1 & 2: Lake Washington Institute of Technology

Fulfill the following criteria at LWTech to be eligible to transfer to WWU's BS in Cybersecurity Program:

Consult a LWTech Academic Advisor to create an individualized plan to complete your AAS-T.

LWTech Academic Advisor: Elena Shirokova:

Applying to WWU

We recommend completing the application process 8-12 months before you intend to start at WWU. Visit the WWU Cybersecurity Application website to learn more.


Complete the following courses at WWU to earn a BS in Cybersecurity:

  • 29-38 credits: Required CISS Courses
  • 14 credits: Support Courses
  • 8 credits: CISS Electives
  • 0-48 credits: General University Requirements

To see a complete listing of Western's BS in Cybersecurity Degree requirements, visit the BS in Cybersecurity Catalog Page.

University graduation requirements may vary, depending on previous completed coursework. Consult a WWU Cybersecurity Academic Advisor to create an individualized plan to complete your BS in Cybersecurity degree.

WWU Cybersecurity Academic Advisor: Laura Ghan, 360-650-2863,