Master of Science in Cybersecurity
University of South Florida

Program Details

Earn your Master of Science in Cybersecurity online with the University of South Florida.  Develop your cybersecurity competencies through an interdisciplinary curriculum designed to train you as a highly skilled practitioner.  Students who pull the most from this program typically have previous education or experience in computer science, such as a bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or IT.  This online cybersecurity master’s degree hosts several customizable concentration areas, including but not limited to:

  • Computer security
  • Digital forensics
  • Information assurance

Core coursework will cover subjects such as data communications, business continuity, risk management, and more.  You will expand your skills in fast paced analytics, decision-making, and technical skills giving you more autonomy in domain-specific leadership and managerial positions.  Graduates with an online master’s in cybersecurity may pursue professional intelligence positions, information assurance positions, and law enforcement positions.  Discover how to best manage the most secure operations, and protect your business or organization from cybersecurity threats with USF online.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

University of South Florida is accredited by:

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

The master’s degree in health informatics program is in Candidacy Status, pending accreditation review by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Applicants with degrees from accredited U.S. universities may request a waiver of the GRE requirement.