Master of Science in Information Assurance & Computer Security
Dakota State University

Program Details

Help secure and protect information, prevent digital attacks, and develop security strategies for any organization with an online MSIA degree.

You’ll take classes in data privacy, computer forensics, hacking, and intrusion detection. You’ll learn how to lead strategic technical efforts and consider all aspects of a network as it relates to your chosen industry.


A bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering, or software engineering from an institution with full regional accreditation for that degree. A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0. An essay in response to a security problem scenario. Satisfactory GRE scores on a test taken within the last five years.

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission