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Information Systems and Security Management

Tuskegee University

12 months
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20378 USD/year
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About

The Information Systems and Security Management program of Tuskegee University prepares highly-qualified professionals with both Information Systems Management and Information Security Management expertise.

Overview

Program Description

The Information Systems and Security Management program of Tuskegee University is an interdisciplinary program offered under a cooperative arrangement with various departments including Accounting, Economics, Finance; Management, and Computer Science. Students graduating from the major will help to fill the need for well-educated Information Systems and Security management specialists in the government, private sector, and academia.

The program objectives, identified as being critical to the accomplishment of this mission are:

  • Impart and enhance knowledge about information systems security
  • Expand and develop ability to secure and manage complex business systems
  • Instill and nurture social awareness, and the ability to function in a team
  • Instill and nurture a sense of ethics
  • Develop an understanding of strategic and policy issues

Mission

The Information Systems and Security Management (ISSM) Master of Science program at Tuskegee University is designed to fill the current and future needs for Information Assurance professionals to support the nation’s information infrastructure. Information Assurance has become a critical issue for businesses as they encounter problems from external network attacks as well as internal issues due to lax control systems and compliance requirements.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information Security
  • Network Security and Management
  • Information Security Policy and Risk Analysis
  • Information Security Economics
  • Information Security Operations Management
  • Financial Security Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
61

Credits

30 alternative credits
  • Thesis option: 33 credits
  • Non-thesis option: 30 credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
61

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in business/ computer science or closely related field
  • GPA of 3.0 or better at an undergraduate level
  • Graduate Records Examination (GRE) /Graduate Management Aptitude Test (GMAT)
  • Statement of Purpose and three letters of recommendation
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20378 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10189 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    20378 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10189 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Tuskegee

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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