M.Sc. Online

Cybersecurity and Privacy (Online)

New Jersey Institute of Technology

12 months
1050 USD/credit 31500 USD/year
1050 USD/credit 31500 USD/year
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In today’s hyper-connected society, there is strong demand for cybersecurity professionals prepared to build and defend our networked infrastructure. At New Jersey Institute of Technology we offer a master degree in Cybersecurity and Privacy (Online).


Students learn how to identify security vulnerabilities in local, networked, and cloud software systems, and develop rigorous data management and software development workflows. 

Learning Outcomes 

MS in Cybersecurity and Privacy (Online) graduates at New Jersey Institute of Technology leave the program with the competencies needed to: 

  • Design and build secure infrastructure for managing data and communication both in the cloud and on local servers.
  • Provide expert insight on security standards and protocols in large-scale software development or data analytics projects.
  • Play a key role in performing ad-hoc analyses of data stored in corporate or government databases and propose solutions to potential vulnerabilities.

Programme Structure

  • The curriculum covers the construction and maintenance of secure software systems and tools to ensure the integrity of data and network communication. 
  • This spans topics from theoretical cryptographic protocols to government and corporate policy on data privacy, with attention to various techniques for mitigating the risk of data breaches and unauthorized access to networked devices and systems. 
  • Courses consist of formal lectures as well as hands-on programming, network administration, and counter-hacking projects. 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for admission
  • $75 nonrefundable application fee
  • Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
  • GRE/TOEFL/GMAT/IELTS/Duolingo results
  • One letter of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1050 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    31500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1050 USD per credit during 12 months.


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