Becoming a cyber security specialist could be rewarding. Salary figures for the position of Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) were released by SilverBull - a cybersecurity recruiting company - averaging $240,000. This article also cites research that projects the salary of this position will average towards half a million by 2018.
The Women's Society of Cyberjutsu provides resources for women to build a successful career in cybersecurity and gets girls excited about a professions in tech from a young age.
Website: Women's Soceity of Cyberjutsu
Learn about what is it takes to become an information security expert - a career that continues to grow in demand as technology evolves. Because of the rapid rate at which it changes, this video suggests that it is important for students to keep up with technology beyond the scope of what is taught in the classroom and those willing to do this will have the best chance at receiving a high paying job in the career when they complete their degree.