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Professional Studies in Homeland Security - Cyber Threat Analytics and Prevention Option

Pennsylvania State University

12 months
Duration
924 USD/credit
924 USD/credit
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Professional Studies in Homeland Security - Cyber Threat Analytics and Prevention Option from Penn State World Campus is ideal for professionals who are either working in or would like to transition to a career in homeland security or cyber threat analysis and prevention.

Overview

Professional Studies in Homeland Security - Cyber Threat Analytics and Prevention Option from Penn State World Campus may help students acquire a broad base of knowledge relevant to the current policies and programs of the homeland and cyber security administration. The courses in the option help students focus on preventing cyber attacks and understanding cyber laws, as well as addressing network vulnerabilities, system threats, and cyber terrorism.

Graduates with Professional Studies in Homeland Security - Cyber Threat Analytics and Prevention Option from Penn State World Campus will :

  • acquire a broad base of knowledge relevant to the current policies and programs of the homeland security administration.
  • focus on preventing cyber attacks and understanding cyber laws 
  • address network vulnerabilities, system threats, and cyber terrorism. 
  • build on their expertise in these key areas: social and ethical issues relating to homeland security, domestic and global views of violence and terrorism, data collection and analysis, security and privacy in the digital age

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Network and Predictive Analytics for Socio-Technical Systems
  • Crisis, Disaster, and Risk Management
  • Web Security and Privacy
  • Data Mining
  • Intelligence Analysis, Cultural Geography, and Homeland Security
  • Large-Scale Database and Warehouse
  • Data Collection and Cleaning
  • Computer and Cyber Forensics
  • Network Management and Security

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or a tertiary (postsecondary) degree that is deemed comparable to a four-year bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution. 
  • Official transcripts from each institution attended
  • GPA and Test Scores — Official Graduate Record Exam (GRE) scores are required
  • English Proficiency
  • References (3)
  • Résumé — Upload your résumé to the online application. 
  • Statement of Purpose —  A statement of no more than 500 words explaining to the admissions committee how your professional experience and goals relate to the program to which you are applying.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    924 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 924 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    924 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 924 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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