Master of Science in Cyber Security Operations & Leadership
University of San Diego

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Cyber Security Operations & Leadership program is designed for graduates of the bachelor’s program who wish to effect positive change by mitigating cyber security threats and become leaders in the workplace.  The curriculum teaches students about the critical aspects of cyber security and provides them with a range of diverse, multi-disciplinary capabilities.  Students will learn to understand theories and apply specific knowledge and skills in the areas of technology, law, policy, compliance, governance, intelligence, incident response, and management.  Graduates are ready to handle modern cyber security threats and contribute positively to their organizations and communities.


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Bachelor’s GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Statement of purpose
  • Letter of support from the candidate’s employer or two letters of reference
  • Resume showing information technology experience as demonstrated through academic or career experience

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission