Master of Science in Cybersecurity / Intelligence
Utica College

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Cybersecurity teaches students to proactively address ever-changing attack and infiltration techniques.  Students gain advanced knowledge and hands-on experience in cyber intelligence, critical infrastructures, and investigative principles as they relate to cybercrime, including:

  • An understanding of the major concepts in cybersecurity
  • Training in critical thinking and decision making skills as they specifically relate to attacks on national critical infrastructures
  • The application of cyber technology to field operations
  • A practical knowledge of cybercrime investigations, including methods of maintaining the integrity of cyber evidence.
  • Ethics as applied to cybersecurity operations and policy

The online curriculum offers specializations in Malware Analysis, Electronic Crime, Cyber Intelligence, Computer Forensics, and Cyber Operations.

The online MS in Cybersecurity program has earned National Center of Excellence designations from both the NSA/DHS and the EC-Council.

Utica College's online M.S. in Cybersecurity – Cyber Intelligence specialization is designed for professionals interested in cyber intelligence and counterintelligence, cyber counterterrorism and cyber counter sabotage. The curriculum covers analysis of global and national cybersecurity policies, the study and protection of critical infrastructures, as well as operations involving cyber threats and defense.

Requirements

  • Requires three-day on campus residency during the 1st semester
  • Official transcript showing award of bachelor’s degree and official transcript from all graduate colleges attended
  • Applicants are required to have a 3.0 or better overall GPA
  • Applicants must submit three letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education