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2023-2024 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Cybersecurity, M.S.


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About the Program

This program provides students with a thorough grounding in the technology and practice of cybersecurity. The program focuses on the development of career professionals wishing to document their skillset, develop their skills in this arena, or improve their security skill set related to technology. Ideal candidates have some technical background or are willing to pursue study before beginning the program to develop their technology background. The program is designed around industry certs and standards and shall provide a diverse background leading to entry-level careers (for those transitioning from other areas) and career advancement (for those with prior background in technology). The program is taught online using virtual environments to support the simulation and analysis of operating systems. Theory and practice are both considered critical components of the program.  Students should submit an application to the University which includes copies of transcripts (which include: a clear indication of the receipt of an undergraduate degree, an indication of completion of one computer programming course and one networking course within the last ten years, or a plan to complete these courses as a deficiency.)

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