Information Security

University of Denver

M.Sc. Online
18 months
35040 USD/year
35040 USD/year
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Determine the costs and benefits of security operations and investments, plus develop security policies and procedures that protect organizations from internal and external information security incidents and threats. We offer a bachelor degree in Information Security at the University of Denver. 


As information security continues to be an organizational priority, the demand for security professionals grows. Explore how to lead the strategic, planning, and management efforts of safeguarding information and ensure continuity of operations.

Master of Science in Security Management with a concentration in Information Security requires at the University of Denver completion of 48 credit hours (12 courses).

Skills You'll Learn

  • Analyze and enhance physical, personnel, and information security
  • Secure a network and services
  • Handle information security incidents leveraging the latest technology laws and protocols

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Security Concepts Overview
  • Business Function of Security
  • Business Assets Protection
  • Research Practices and Applications
  • Integrated Security Systems
  • Threats in Information Security

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




48 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Earned a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale in previous undergraduate work or a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale for the last 60 semester credits or 90 quarter credits (approximately two years of work) for the baccalaureate degree.
  • An earned master's degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution supersedes the minimum standards for the baccalaureate.
  • English Proficiency.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35040 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    35040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35040 USD per year and a duration of 18 months.


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