Master of Science in Cyber Security
Northeastern University

Program Details

The Master of Science in Cybersecurity explores key issues in information security and how technology can help resolve them. The program enables you to take courses tailored to your experience. Have a social science or other background? You will build and strengthen your technical skills. Have prior technical experience? You will add to your understanding of the context in which cybersecurity technology is applied.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Knowledge of basic mathematics and information technology concepts
  • Academic or professional experience in introductory computer systems, programming knowledge and discrete mathematics
  • Official undergraduate/graduate transcripts
  • Statement of purpose
  • Recent professional resume listing detailed position responsibilities
  • Three confidential letters of recommendation
  • Official GRE General Test scores

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education