Master of Information Technology / Information Security & Assurance
Carnegie Mellon University

Program Details

The online Master of Information Technology / Information Security & Assurance degree aims to teach its students how to manage the information security and assurance of an organization, business, or firm. Professionals who work in Information Security and Assurance have to meet the challenges of defending information from being accessed, used, disclosed, disrupted, modified, perused, inspected, recorded, or destroyed in an unauthorized manner.


At least three years of relevant, full-time professional work experience; although our student average is closer to eight years of experience. Earned a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or its international equivalent. Transcripts. English Language Proficiency (TOEFL or IELTS). Recommendations. Resume. Required Essay. Optional essay. Video interview or video essay (optional, but strongly recommended). State Authorization and Licensure.

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education