Master of Science in Cybersecurity

Are you a previous college graduate looking to become a leader in the field of Cybersecurity?

This MS in Cybersecurity is designed to put you at the lead of the pack in Cybersecurity. This EPCE-featured degree is offered entirely online by Excelsior College providing you the flexibility to pursue your education, anytime, anywhere, enhancing your career opportunities while meeting your personal and professional obligations. The MS in Cybersecurity enhances your current education and professional experience with knowledge and skills required for cyber professionals. The curriculum is provided in conjunction with the National Cybersecurity Institute at Excelsior College and is aligned with the academic requirements set by the National Security Agency (NSA).

The MS in Cybersecurity degree will provide practical expertise in:

  • IT Risk Assessment
  • Cybersecurity Law, Ethics, and Regulations
  • Cyber Attacks and Defenses
  • Mobile and Cloud Security
  • Cybercrime and Cyberterrorism

The Master of Science degree in Cybersecurity consists of the following requirements. (30 credits)

  • Foundations of Cybersecurity
  • Communication Security
  • Ethics, Legal, and Compliance Issues in Cybersecurity
  • Information Assurance 
  • Leadership and Communication in Cybersecurity
  • Project Management
  • Cybersecurity Capstone

View more details the Master of Science in Cybersecurity at Excelsior.

If you want to gain some incremental knowledge of Cybersecurity more quickly, while earning credits toward this Master's degrees, EPCE and Excelsior College also offer a Graduate level Certificate in Cybersecurity.