DIT – Information Assurance and Cybersecurity
Capella University

Program Details

Capella offers this online Doctorate of Information Technology (DIT) in Information Assurance and Cybersecurity where you can hone your leadership skills and gain management strategies to implement security solutions to protect your organization. You’ll gain advanced competencies in technology using a curriculum that is tailored to your areas of interest. This, in turn, enables you to immediately apply your knowledge to the workplace. With a unique learning platform, Capella’s environment will help you sustain momentum throughout your dissertation process. Incorporating on-campus residency requirements and taught by dedicated faculty, this online doctorate enables you to directly benefit from peer and professor interaction. Classes that you may take in this specialized program include:

  • Network Security Advances
  • Enterprise Security Risk Management
  • System and Application Security Advances
  • Assurance Controls and Compliance Management

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission: www.hlcommission.org, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), www.capella.edu

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Students will attend three four-day residencies.