Master of Science in Cybersecurity (Bridge)
Grand Canyon University

Program Details

Grand Canyon University’s Bridge (Master of Science in Cybersecurity) program provides the IT foundation and cybersecurity framework for career changers or those interested in the field who have an accredited bachelor’s degree in an unrelated field. You will develop the knowledge base to transition into more in-depth learning with an introduction to computer programming and IT. Moving through the cybersecurity bridge program, you will explore networks and IT networking, as well as system administration, maintenance and platform technologies at the fundamental level. The final course focuses on the core issues and underlying concepts of information security, such as data encryption, security awareness, operational issues, security policies and attack types.


  • Undergraduate degree from an accredited college or program that has been approved by Grand Canyon University
  • 2.8 GPA or higher or GMAT of 500 or GRE of 1,000 combined verbal/quantitative, prior to August 2011; 300 combined verbal/quantitative, after August 2011

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission

Geographic Restrictions

Not authorized for residents of the following states: MS.