Master of Science in Cyber Risk Management
Mercyhurst University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Cyber Risk Management program addresses the insurance side of risk management as it relates to cyber risk and intellectual property on computer systems.  Students will learn the skills and knowledge needed to assess and manage cyber risk, positioning them for careers as cyber security managers in small and large enterprises and in the insurance industry.  You will learn the traditional elements of risk management along with modern science in big data and cyber security, providing the skills to assess and mitigate cyber risks and protect intellectual property.  Coursework highlight the technical, legal, and business aspects of cyber risk management and on monetizing cyber risk through insurance.


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum overall GPA of 3.0
  • Official transcripts
  • Essay
  • MAT or GRE scores 
  • Three recommendations
  • Resume or CV

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education