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Master of Science in Information Assurance & Cyber Security

Program Details

Northeastern University’s Master of Science in Information Assurance & Cyber Security program provides students with the knowledge and skills to make strategic decisions about information security issues, including identity theft and other forms of electronic fraud, computer viruses, hacking attacks, and even cyber warfare. Students are able to tailor their course selections to enhance their individual backgrounds, resulting in a customized program which meets their personal and professional goals. A required capstone project lets each student demonstrate their knowledge and training by tackling a specific and current information security issue.


Statement of purpose. Professional resume. Two letters of recommendation. Official undergraduate degree documentation.

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Commission of Higher Education