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Information Assurance and Cybersecurity

Florida Institute of Technology

12 months
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1241 USD/credit 37230 USD/year
1241 USD/credit 37230 USD/year
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About

The Information Assurance and Cybersecurity program at the Florida Institute of Technology equips students with the advanced skills needed to stop a growing list of security risks facing corporate, government, and military institutions.

Overview

Get A Master's In Information Assurance And Cybersecurity

Course components cover a range of topics from high-level company policy security issues to technical aspects, such as verifying the contents of memory. Students may pursue the Information Assurance and Cybersecurity program at the Florida Institute of Technology on campus or through interactive online learning.

An Interdisciplinary, Flexible Curriculum

Many of Florida Tech’s programs are interdisciplinary and the information assurance and cybersecurity degree is no different, giving students an opportunity to work with faculty and students from a variety of disciplines.

Many graduate students are already industry professionals, so the learning environment is mature, cooperative, and designed for collaborative study. The program is closely associated with the Harris Institute for Assured Information—an interdisciplinary center that brings together computer science, psychology, business, and biology to provide the most up-to-date information and research in computer security. See below for more information.

Information Assurance Jobs

  • Computer security specialist
  • Computer forensic investigator
  • Computer network defense engineer
  • Threat intelligence analyst
  • Security operations manager
  • Cybercrime technology director
  • Chief information security officer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computer and Information Security
  • Host and Application Security
  • Secure Data Communications and Networks
  • Biometric Authentication Technologies
  • Cryptography and Information Hiding

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have earned a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution (or the international equivalent) with at least three semester credit hours of statistics and at least three semester credit hours of discrete mathematics.
  • ln addition, applicants should have completed at least nine semester credit hours of computer programming coursework including three semester credit hours of data structures. GRE scores (General Test only) are required.
  • The program chair may grant provisional admission to students with the stipulation that deficiencies are satisfied by the successful completion of coursework that provides background knowledge commensurate with the above admission requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    37230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1241 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    37230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1241 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Melbourne

1030 - 1585 USD /month
Living costs

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

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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