M.Sc. On Campus Online

Applied Security and Analytics

University of Findlay

24 months
750 USD/credit 22500 USD/year
750 USD/credit 22500 USD/year
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The Applied Security and Analytics program at the University of Findlay provides advanced courses in leadership, big data analytics and cybersecurity that will expand your business skills in strategic planning, finance, security and project management.


The Applied Security and Analytics program at the University of Findlay is an affiliated Professional Science Master's (PSM) program. According to the PSM website, PSM programs serve the needs of scientists who want to improve their skills in business. They are designed to fill a management need for technology-based companies, governmental agencies, and non-profit organizations. The business training is complemented by advanced science training in pertinent fields depending on the degree science/engineering focus.  


A Master's Degree in Applied Security and Analytics, in addition to your work experience, can prepare you to meet the job market demand.

  • Digital Risk Officer - must meet the ever-growing need for consistent, organization-wide responses to digital business risk. It is estimated that b2017, one-third of large companies that have a digital component will have a digital risk officer role or equivalent.
  • Analytics Practice Leaders - have a key competitive priority of being able to capture and synthesize massive amounts of data now available from custo​mer interactions, supply chain feedback, and other sources.
  • Chief Digital Officer - tech-savvy individuals who understand the business and the vision of an organization so they can develop effective strategies for mobile and digital platforms.
  • Chief Growth Officer - use big data to identify growth opportunities across digital media and technology.
  • Chief Information Security Officer - develop contingency plans and manage security breaches and maintain policies to protect privacy, brand reputation and customer trust.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Security Principles 
  • Statistical Methods for Business Analytics 
  • Secure Coding 
  • Advanced Software Engineering 
  • Data Mining for Decision Making 
  • Risk Management for Information Systems 
  • Data Visualization and Predictive Analytics 
  • Capstone Project 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate applicants to the University of Findlay are students who have completed the equivalent of a U.S. four-year bachelor’s degree at either a regionally accredited U.S. institution or an institution recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education in their home country.
  • When applying for admission, please select the application that is linked to the graduate program AND entry point you wish to start classes at the University of Findlay.
  • The English Test Score requirements can be waived if the student can demonstrate English proficiency.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    22500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 750 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    22500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 750 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Findlay

1066 - 1759 USD /month
Living costs

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


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