12 months
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880 USD/credit 31680 USD/year
880 USD/credit 31680 USD/year
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About

MS in Cybersecurity at Bay Path University educates students on all leadership characteristics of cybersecurity systems and personnel while preparing them with a strong foundational understanding of security management, vulnerabilities, exploitations, crisis management, risk, digital forensics and cybercrime prevention.

Overview

Increasingly, we are learning how cyber threats are posing serious challenges to businesses, organizations, and governments. On all fronts, the need for cybersecurity professionals far outpaces the supply. In particular, the area of cybersecurity management is at the forefront in this domain.

Career opportunities

The MS in Cybersecurity at Bay Path University will prepare you for both initial placement and mid-level positions in cybersecurity, informational assurance, and risk management fields.

  • Cybersecurity manager or administrator
  • Special senior advisor for cybersecurity
  • Director of cybersecurity
  • Cyber/IA assurance project manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intrusion Detection and Incident Response Investigations
  • Digital Forensics
  • Strategic Cybersecurity Crisis Management
  • Information Assurance Management and Analytics
  • Human and Organizational Aspects of Cybersecurity
  • Emerging Cyber Threats

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application 
  • Official undergraduate and graduate transcripts (a GPA of 3.0 or higher is preferred)
  • An original essay of at least 250 words on the topic: "Why the MS in Cybersecurity is important to my personal and professional goals"
  • A current resume
  • Two recommendations 

Technological requirements

  • An extensive technical background is not needed to apply to this program, however, some level of proficiency with computing, particularly networks would be beneficial.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31680 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 880 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    31680 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 880 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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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