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Doctor of Computer Science / Cybersecurity & Information Assurance

Program Details

As enterprise information systems in organizations grow increasingly more complex, the need for management professionals qualified to take the lead in evaluating, analyzing and solving problems pertaining to Information Assurance is vital. CTU’s Doctor of Computer Science - Information Assurance degree program is designed to help you develop the theoretical, research and applications capabilities needed to manage and forecast future issues and developments in this field. It will challenge you to demonstrate expertise in a sub-discipline of Information Assurance by selecting and conducting research on an important problem, then communicating your results and preparing them for publication.

Requirements

Doctoral students are required to attend a two-and-a-half day residential symposium a minimum of four times during their enrollment in the program.

  • Interview with an admissions advisor
  • Complete the admissions application
  • Submit official transcript(s) from your Master’s program(s)
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Submit your résumé with 5+ years of experience and education history
  • Submit a brief essay (1800-3000 words)

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Restrictions

Not authorized for residents of CA.