Professional Science Masters in Cyber Security
University of Rhode Island

Program Details

The online PSM in Cyber Security degree program from the University of Rhode Island is geared toward working professionals and does not require a capstone project, although individual courses in the program do require students to complete graduate-level research projects. The final course in the program requires an internship, which may be covered by students' existing employment. Courses explore topics such as:

  • Information Assurance
  • Network & Systems Security
  • Digital Forensics
  • Intrusion Detection & Defense


  • A bachelor’s degree in information technology or closely related field, or a bachelor’s degree in a related field with work experience in information technology
  • An undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or better
  • A statement of purpose
  • Two letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education

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