Master of Science in Cyber Security
Mercyhurst University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Cyber Security program trains students for positions with government intelligence agencies as cyber analysts and for positions as IT security specialists in private enterprises.  The curriculum prepares students to analyze cyber threats to computer systems, networks, and networked devices and to protect systems from cyber attacks.  You will learn to evaluate legal, regulatory, and ethical issues related to cyber security and privacy and to effectively communicate complex cyber security information.


  • 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