Cybersecurity Management, M.Sc. | Online (optional) | Lindenwood University | Saint Charles, United States
M.Sc. On Campus Online Blended

Cybersecurity Management

18 months
540 USD/credit 11880 USD/year
540 USD/credit 11880 USD/year
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The Cybersecurity Management program at Lindenwood University guides you along the path to advancing your career in the cybersecurity management field with a Master of Science degree. You will study relevant, industry-driven coursework that blends business and technology skills.


The M.S. in Cybersecurity Management program at Lindenwood University can be completed in as little as 18 months.  Courses are offered in an 8-week fully online, hybrid, or on-campus format.

This program accepts students who have already earned an undergraduate degree in cybersecurity, information technology, computer science, computer information systems, management information systems, or a post-bachelor's certificate in information technology. If the student does not have one of these degrees, the program will also accept a bachelor’s degree in any field and equivalent work experience or particular certifications that are in accordance with Lindenwood University’s admissions standards.

To ensure academic success, you will work with an advisor to determine an appropriate sequence of courses. Other professional academic resources, including career services and free on-campus and online tutoring, are available. Our admissions counselors can help you navigate the financial aid options that are available to you as a Lindenwood University student.

The Cybersecurity Management (MS) is offered in traditional, hybrid and online formats.

Earning a Master of Science Degree in Cybersecurity Management at Lindenwood University

Earning a M.S. in Cybersecurity Management at Lindenwood University requires 36 credit hours. While in this program, you will experience and learn about a wide variety of subjects within the cybersecurity realm. Courses and subjects are industry-driven, relevant topics that are important to your success. Topics of study include data forensics, ethical hacking and countermeasures, business approach to cybersecurity, cybersecurity systems and architectures, secure application development, network and data center security, and many more.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data Forensics and Evidence Collection
  • Network and Data Center Security
  • IT Compliance, Governance, and Ethics
  • Systems Approach to Information Technology Projects
  • Management and Administrative Theory for IT Professionals
  • Business Communications for IT Professionals
  • Business Approach to Cybersecurity

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • Current résumé
  • Letter of intent, including a personal statement regarding your interest in the program and career goals
  • Official undergraduate transcript(s), as well as official transcript(s) from any graduate school(s) attended with a minimum GPA of 3.0Undergraduate degree must be in a related field or a minimum of two years of relevant professional experience and industry certifications is required
  • If GPA is below 3.0, three letters of recommendation from professional or academic references may be submitted. An interview may also be required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 540 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    11880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 540 USD per credit during 18 months.

Living costs for Saint Charles

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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


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.

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