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Security Management, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
The Master of Security Management (MSM) is an innovative online program developed in collaboration with leaders in security management. The goal of the program is to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary to address the continuously changing cybersecurity and global security environment.


UHD's MSM degree better prepares managers to reduce the risk to organizations by identifying the threats, be they cyber threats or traditional criminal and terrorist threats.  Course discussions include mitigating the risks of cybercriminals, cyber terrorists, extortion, multinational criminals, business continuity and leading teams of security experts.  Students will be versed on identifying emerging threats, making risk assessments and implementing risk based security plans to better protect organizations.Our fully online program fits into your busy schedule. With 24/7 access to lectures, classes that can be done when you're available, earning your Master of Security Management degree at UHD is the right move to advance your career.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Business Security
  • Corporate Security
  • Cybersecurity Management

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

Completed Online Application
  • $80 application fee
  • Transcripts: official transcripts from all secondary schools, colleges, or universities attended in the United States. 
  • Passport copy (name, date of birth, expiration date) 
  • Original Affidavit of Support 
  • Original bank statement from sponsor
  • English proficiency
  • GMAT Score or waiver
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Letters of Reference
  • Resume

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    725 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 725 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    360 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 360 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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