Career Outlook: Cybersecurity Professionals Are in High Demand
Due to rapidly developing technology and digitalized data, many industries are in urgent need of cybersecurity specialists who can protect increasingly abundant and complex organizational and personal information systems against cyberattacks.
The College of Engineering and Computer Science seeks students who are passionate about computer systems and determined to shape tomorrow’s technology. The online M.S. in Cybersecurity is a rigorous degree program suited for those with a bachelor’s degree in cybersecurity, computer science, computer engineering, or a related field from an accredited institution.
We recommend that applicants have a strong background in computing disciplines including basic systems knowledge, data structures, and discrete mathematics and demonstrated proficiency in programming languages, including object-oriented programming.