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Master of Science in Information Assurance & Security

Program Details

Sam Houston State University’s Master of Science in Information Assurance & Security program prepares students for professional careers in commercial, industrial and governmental information assurance. Graduates utilize knowledge and methods acquired in the program to ensure the protection of corporate information resources, effectively harden and secure network systems, prevent network damage, perform risk assessment and plan for disaster recovery.


Official transcript from the baccalaureate degree granting institution. Two letters of recommendation that address the applicant's qualification for graduate study. Admission preference is given to applicants with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges