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The 12 Most Affordable Online Information Security Master Degrees

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An online information security master degree can cost over $45,000 or less than $26,000! GetEducated compared 27 information security degrees from 24 regionally accredited online schools to create this ranking. Below is our editorially independent list of the 12 Best Buys for an affordable online information security degree. All degree programs cost less than the national average.

Average Cost (In-state): $25,700.06
Least Expensive: Minot State University ~$10,301.10
Most Expensive: Northeastern University ~$45,120

Our data-driven research creates a truly reliable system of scientific rankings. There’s no fancy formulas here. We meticulously calculate total full-time tuition—including any fees—for the most accurate total cost. Our rankings cannot be bought, and therefore factually showcase the cheapest online master’s in information security. The online degrees listed above the gray dividing line are official 2017 “Best Buys” and cost less than the national average.

Most Affordable Online Information Security Master’s Degrees

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Minot State University
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Dakota State University
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Sam Houston State University
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Iowa State University
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Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Liberty University
Capitol Technology University
City University of Seattle
Champlain College
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University of Detroit Mercy
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James Madison University
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Florida Institute of Technology
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NOTE: The following schools did not make our Best Buy ranking but are also great online options.
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Davenport University
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Regis University
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Lewis University
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Nova Southeastern University
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Robert Morris University
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Pennsylvania State University
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Strayer University - Online
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Norwich University
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Brandeis University
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Capella University
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University of Advancing Technology
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Northeastern University
Master of Science in Information Assurance & Cyber Security 14
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Rankings Note: These online college rankings are based on a GetEducated Spring 2017 review of regionally accredited online information security degree programs. Total cost includes full-time tuition and fees and was valid at the time of collection and specific to the online learning program. School profiles for the online master’s degree programs in our directory may reflect a slightly different cost based on different editorial update schedules.

The published cost is an estimated sticker price for the entire online degree including fees. Actual costs may vary by student. Factors such as transfer credits, prerequisite courses, professional licensing and financial aid availability will affect final cost.

Editorial Note: Online schools do NOT pay to be included in any GetEducated online degree ranking. These rankings are editorially independent, open to any regionally accredited or candidate college that offers a master’s degree that is available at least 80 percent through online learning and that is open to enrollment by the public. If your online college is regionally accredited and not currently reviewed by GetEducated, please contact us for inclusion.

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