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Program Overview: Master's Degree

Master of 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 core courses
  • 4 elective cybersecurity courses

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. Please see a program planning form here

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: