Master of Science in Cybersecurity & Information Assurance
National University

Program Details

The online MS in Cybersecurity & Information Assurance degree program from National University is designed for those who endeavor through technical and managerial measures to ensure the security, confidentiality, integrity, authenticity, control, availability, and utility of the world's computing and information systems infrastructure. There are two specializations offered to suit students' personal interests and professional goals:

  • Ethical Hacking & Pen Testing
  • Information Assurance & Security Policy


This program requires 58.5 credits for completion.

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited college or university where an overall grade point average of 2.5 or better was achieved, or where a grade point average of 2.75 or higher was achieved in the last 90 quarter units
  • Students with a grade point average of 2.0 to 2.49 may be admitted to the University if they have a satisfactory score on one of the following tests: GMAT, GRE, Miller Analogies Test, or an approved, standardized program-specific exam
  • Students with an undergraduate grade point average of 2.0 to 2.49 may be accepted to National University on a probationary status (instead of taking the above tests)
  • Preliminary documentation of prior education must be presented at required interview with an admissions advisor

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission