Master of Science in Computer Science / Computer Network & Security
Troy University

Program Details

The Master of Science in Computer Science with a concentration in Computer Network & Security is an online network administration degree from Troy University for those interested in careers or graduate studies in this field.  By completing this degree, students are prepared for advanced study in graduate courses and for careers in computer networking and security.  Foundational courses focus on key areas of computer science, including game design, cell phone apps, web applications, visualization, Terry Board Programming, databases, and more.  Those students completing the Computer Network & Security concentration then complete courses in the fundamentals of the field, covering such topics as:

  • Basic Cryptography
  • Authentication
  • Cipher Techniques
  • Attacks and Defenses on Computer Systems
  • Providing and Evaluating Security in Information Processing Systems
  • Individual Privacy

With this online network administration degree, you will benefit from small classes, individual and team projects, and courses centered in the latest technological advances, all while being taught by caring and qualified faculty.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Troy University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)