Cybersecurity (M.S.) - University of Houston
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Cybersecurity (M.S.)


Prepare to learn, lead, and manage recommended security solutions.

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Cybersecurity (M.S.)

The Master of Science in Cybersecurity is designed specifically to prepare individuals for responsible leadership roles in the technology-based and information-based workplaces. Created for working professionals, the program connects theory and experiential learning to equip technology professionals with the skills to assess the security needs of information systems and then to lead and manage the implementation and maintenance of the recommended security solutions.

The program is recognized by the National Security Agency/Department of Homeland Security as a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education program. Coupled with the Center for Information Security Research and Education, the program offers opportunities to participate in innovative applied research. It is also recognized by the Project Management Institute; the program includes key management skills within the project management framework.

Total Hours 30
Graduate GPA 3.0 minimum
Test Scores Required No GRE/GMAT until 2023
Degree Awarded Master of Science in Cybersecurity