Master of Science in Cybersecurity Management
Bay Path University

Program Details

The online MS in Cybersecurity Management degree program from Bay Path University educates students on all aspects of leadership of cybersecurity systems and personnel and prepares them to assume immediate responsibility for the management and oversight of such systems. The program cuts across organizational lines, taking a holistic approach to protecting digital assets with an emphasis on developing cybersecurity leaders who:

  • Evaluate technological developments and associated information, assurance, and security risk
  • Develop holistic governance programs for managing information risk
  • Assess the impact of human factors and security strategies and potential breaches of security
  • Develop and implement information assurance and security policies, including emergency management policy
  • Integrate security into the organizational culture while engaging all organizational stakeholders
  • Understand legal and regulatory requriements in the U.S. and internationally
  • Develop and ensure quality control in information assurance and security management

Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree that can serve as a solid foundation for leadership and management in the field of cybersecurity. (e.g., business, communications, legal studies, criminal justice, information technology, liberal studies, psychology, etc.)
  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts (a GPA of 3.0 or higher is preferred)
  • An original essay of at least 250 words on the topic: "Why the MS in Cybersecurity Management is important to my personal and professional goals"
  • A current resume
  • Two recommendations

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education