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Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity

 

 

Master's in Professional Studies: Cybersecurity

 

The ten-course master's degree combines courses in cybersecurity strategy, policy, and management with more technical, hands-on cybersecurity courses that allows students to develop a formal educational program that best meets their individual career development needs.

Program Requirements

Students must complete 10 courses (30 credits) as follows:

  • 6 required (18 credits) 
  • 4 electives (12 credits)

Degree Requirements

The ten-course master's degree combines courses in cybersecurity strategy, policy, and management with more technical, hands-on cybersecurity courses that allows students to develop a formal educational program that best meets their individual career development needs.

Required Core Courses (18 credits):

(some may be substituted via transfer credits or alternative UMBC courses)

Elective Cybersecurity courses:  12 credits--- choose four, such as: