Cybersecurity, M.Sc. | Online (optional) | Old Dominion University | Norfolk, United States
12 months
1394 USD/credit 41820 USD/year
1394 USD/credit 41820 USD/year
571 USD/credit 17130 USD/year
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The Cybersecurity MSc program from Old Dominion University is designed to prepare cybersecurity technology leaders. Graduates will develop skills and competencies in technical aspects of cybersecurity and will be prepared to assume responsibility for the management of cybersecurity projects and coordination of cyber operation teams.


The Cybersecurity MSc program from Old Dominion University also provides preparation for students desiring to purse doctoral studies or teach cybersecurity courses in colleges and universities.

Program Highlights

  • What makes Cybersecurity at ODU unique?
  • Flexible schedule beginning in fall, spring and summer 
  • Finish the 30-credit hour, non-thesis program in one year 
  • Offered online with the option to attend classes on campus 
  • Opportunities to solve real-world cybersecurity problems 
  • One-on-one advising on academic and professional development 
  • Opportunities to conduct cutting-edge research with faculty

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cybersecurity Principles
  • Entrepreneurship in Cybersecurity
  • Cybersecurity Strategy and Policy
  • Applied Machine Learning in Cybersecurity
  • Advanced Cybersecurity Law and Policy
  • Advanced Cybersecurity Techniques and Operations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Equivalent U.S. Bachelor's Degree.
  • Application and $50 fee.
  • All prior Secondary/High School or College/University. transcripts along with Diploma or Leaving Certificate.
  • Demonstrated English Language Proficiency.
  • Financial Documentation (seeking F/J visas only).
  • Passport identification.
  • Essay/Personal Statement/Resume.
  • Letters of Recommendation.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    41820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1394 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    41820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1394 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    17130 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 571 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Norfolk

1100 - 1900 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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