Master of Science in Information Technology / Information Assurance & Cyber Security
Walden University

Program Details

Walden University offers a master’s degree in Information Technology that focuses on Information Assurance and Cyber Security. The degree explores the ethical considerations and organizational and human factors that affect information security.

Skilled Cyber Security professionals can help ensure privacy of healthcare information, defend financial institutions from breaches, and more. Students in this online master’s in Cyber Security learn techniques for detecting threats and defending resources against attacks. Graduates will be able to apply legally sound methods to investigate and respond to security breaches.

The information security online degree covers topics such as:

  • Information assurance and risk management
  • Information and systems security
  • Computer law, crime, and investigation
  • High-assurance computing

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Walden University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Applicants should have a bachelor's in computer science, engineering, finance, math or similiar field and/or have related certifications.

Restricted States

New York, Rhode Island