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Cybersecurity Management

24 months
16560 USD/year
16560 USD/year
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The accredited Master of Science in Cybersecurity Management (MSCSM) degree program from University of Fairfax consists of 12 online courses.


As technology grows exponentially, so does the risk of cyberattacks on business systems. Since almost 100% of business processes are now handled via connected devices, technical threats are one of the biggest business risks for organizations. 

Modern organizations - both in the private and public sector - now need professionals skilled in IT Auditing, Vulnerability Assessments and Business Continuity Planning & Recovery to take charge of their Cybersecurity teams. Here’s ‘the’ Masters program to build the Cybersecurity leader in you.

Learn from seasoned security practitioners and utilize cutting edge curriculum to take your cybersecurity credentials to the next level. 

The University of Fairfax Master’s program in Cybersecurity Management was developed by industry experts and allows you to explore the full spectrum of the cybersecurity field.

Potential Careers for Master of Science in Cybersecurity Management Graduates:

An I.T. Strategist is responsible for a business’s technology strategy and for I.T. security. This is critical for a business because of the myriad ways that technology can reduce costs yield greater efficiency and profit for an organization. The strategist evaluates where the business and its clients can benefit from innovative technologies and implements this technology, ensuring compliance with security regulations.

When you graduate with a MSCSM at University of Fairfax, you will be prepared for many exciting careers in this growing industry. Our graduates have gone on to work in high-level positions in the United States Navy, the Department of Veterans Affairs, Lockheed Martin, Cisco Systems, Wells Fargo, and more!

Programme Structure

Core Courses
  • Security in the Digital Age
  • Ethical Hacking
  • Security Policies, Standards, and Procedures
  • Design, Development and Evaluation of Security Controls
  • Security Risk and Vulnerability Assessment
  • Intrusion Detection, Attacks, and Countermeasures
  • Design and Development of Security Architectures
  • Security Solution Implementation
  • Information Security Policy Planning and Analysis

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Required Degrees from Accredited Institution: Baccalaureate

Tuition Fee

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    16560 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 16560 USD per year during 24 months.


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