Created in partnership with industry professionals, the Cybersecurity programme taught at Roger Williams University works to provide students with a thorough grounding in the technology and practice of cybersecurity.
The program focuses on development of career professionals wishing to document their skillset, develop their skills in this arena, or improve on their security skill set related to technology. Ideal candidates have some technical background or are willing to pursue study prior to beginning the program to develop their technology background.
The program is designed around industry certs and standards and shall provide a diverse background leading to entry level careers (for those transitioning from other areas) and career advancement (for those with prior background in technology).
The program is taught online using virtual environments to support simulation and analysis of operating systems. Theory and practice are both considered critical components of the program. Students shall complete a limited on site matriculation for a capstone project and a thesis demonstrating research capabilities.Potential Employers
- US Government
- Dell Secureworks
- State Police
More informationVisit official programme website
Programme StructureCourses included:
- Digital Forensics
- Law for Forensics Professionals
- CyberSecurity Essentials
- Auditing of Networking, Security, and Technology
- Intrusion Detection: Firewalling and Defense
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DisciplinesComputer Sciences IT Security Web Technologies & Cloud Computing View 97 other Masters in IT Security in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Applicants must hold an earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and have a minimum level of computer science knowledge.
- Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate coursework.
- Two letters of recommendation attesting to your potential for success in graduate school.
- A letter of intent describing your interest in the program, what you will add to the program, and your professional plans.
- Criminal background check (BCI check) from your state of residence (applicants who need assistance with this process should contact the Office of Graduate Admission).
- Completed online application and $50 application fee.
International951 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 951 USD per credit and a duration of .
National951 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 951 USD per credit and a duration of .
Fall, Winter, Spring & Summer Rates:
- Tuition (per credit) $951
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
Due for update
Updated over a year ago
Check the official programme website for potential updates.