Master of Science in Information Assurance & Cybersecurity
Nova Southeastern University

Program Details

The online MS in Information Assurance & Cybersecurity degree program from Nova Southeastern University is designed for those who want to focus on Network Security Engineering by obtaining the necessary skills and abilities for the design of secure network infrastructures and security analysis of network traffic. The curriculum covers:

  • Primary types of access control and the potential applications of each type
  • Fundamental concepts, technologies, and challenges of telecommunications and network security
  • Key concepts of information security governance and risk management, including current best practices in business continuity and disaster recovery planning
  • Components of effective security architecture and the various security models that can be used in the design of secure architectures
  • Major cryptographic algorithms used in information security and how they can be effectively integrated into a secure information infrastructure
  • Common techniques to achieve effective physical security of protected information systems


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges