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Master of Science in Cybersecurity / Malware Analysis
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 - Malware Analysis specialization is designed for students interested in understanding the technical aspects of malware analysis. Coursework for this specialization focuses on the basics of malware, identification of malware, and mitigation of the effects of malware.
Students must complete one four-day residency at the campus in Utica, New York.
Students pursuing their Master’s must complete an average of 30-36 credit hours.
Other program specific admission requirements exist. Students interested in earning a degree or certificate from Utica College should request more information.
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