An academic degree can certainly be helpful if you're going after cybersecurity positions, but you don't necessarily need one to enter the field. It all depends on the kind of cybersecurity job you're looking for.

If you've served in the military or worked in law enforcement, starting a career in cybersecurity is probably a great move for you. Take a look at 5 tips for student veterans when it comes to going back to school for a degree.

Where else can a degree in education take you?

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