Master of Science in Cybersecurity
Capitol Technology University

Program Details

The Master of Science in Cybersecurity from Capitol Technology University is an online cybersecurity degree for those wishing to increase their knowledge in information assurance.  The program focuses on network security engineering, information assurance management and wireless security.  Capitol was one of the first schools to be designated a National Center of Excellence in Cyber Defense by the Department of Homeland Security and National Security Agency and features courses mapped to National Security Agency’s cybersecurity defense knowledge units, ensuring students complete the advanced coursework necessary to be prepared for this rapidly changing field.  You will learn how to design and manage a comprehensive cybersecurity program, addressing threats and understanding legal aspects of cybersecurity.  Featuring very technical hands-on labs through the Center for Cybersecurity Research and Analysis, this online cybersecurity degree addresses:

  • Malware analysis
  • Vulnerability assessments and penetration testing
  • Cryptography
  • Incident handling
  • Vulnerability mitigation

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capitol Technology University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants will need a background in computer information systems, computer networking, telecommunications, information technology, network security, or computer science.