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Roger Williams University

12 months
984 USD/credit 29520 USD/year
984 USD/credit 29520 USD/year
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Cybersecurity from Roger Williams University works to provide students with a thorough grounding in the technology and practice of cybersecurity. 


Cybersecurity from Roger Williams University is designed around industry certifications and standards and provides 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.


  • US Government
  • Fidelity
  • Dell Secureworks
  • Raytheon
  • State Police
  • Banks
  • Hospitals
  • Military

Graduates with Cybersecurity from Roger Williams University will:

  • document their skillset, 
  • develop their skills in this arena, 
  • improve on their security skill set related to technology. 
  • gain technical background 

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Digital Forensics 
  • Law for Forensics Professionals
  • CyberSecurity Essentials 
  • Auditing of Networking, Security, and Technology
  • Intrusion Detection: Firewalling and Defense
  • Malware: Analysis and Malicious Software
  • Pen Testing and Incident Response
  • CyberIntelligence and Cybersecurity

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Admission Deadlines: Rolling but the ones mentioned are Preferred Application Deadlines.


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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 
  • A current resume
  • Completed online application and $50 application fee
  • Applicants must hold an earned bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university and have a minimum level of computer science knowledge. 
  • English Proficiency Requirements
  • I-20 Request Form
  • Original Financial Statement 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 984 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    29520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 984 USD per credit during 12 months.


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