12 months
25502 USD/year
25502 USD/year
12690 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The M.S. in Cybersecurity at Norfolk State University is an online degree program designed to focus on computer security and to increase the pool of well-educated security professionals.


The Master of Science in Cybersecurity at Norfolk State University empower graduates from multidisciplinary backgrounds with the knowledge and skills to realize their full potential as next generation technical and organizational leaders in the ongoing war against cyber crime and cyber terrorism.

Key Features 

  • Students engage in theoretical studies and practical training like digital forensics, while developing the critical thinking and communication skills required by professionals in the cybersecurity field. 
  • Students are prepared to defend US citizens and public, private and government organizations against cyber attacks.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer Security 
  • Management of Information Security
  • Secure Operating Systems
  • Network Fundamentals
  • Computer and Network Forensics
  • Human Aspects of Computing

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Successful completion of an undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Official transcripts sent to the School of Graduate Studies and Research. (Unofficial transcripts may be uploaded into the application portal.)
  • Three letters of recommendation and a personal statement expounding on the applicant’s interest in the field of study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25502 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25502 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    25502 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25502 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12690 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12690 USD per year during 12 months.


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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