Which Universities and countries are good for specializing in Masters in Cybersecurity?

Asked by Rakesh sahani almost 2 years ago

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Edwin  Selvaraj

Edwin Selvaraj

MentR-Me Team

Country Expert : UK

A cybersecurity master's degree can be helpful for those who want to concentrate in a particular area of the sector or for analysts and engineers who are already working in the field but want to learn more about management or leadership.

One emerging pattern in the master's in the cybersecurity field is the proliferation of graduate degrees in cybersecurity provided by renowned universities in online or hybrid formats, which only need a small amount of on-campus time before students can finish their studies remotely.

Air Force Institute of Technology    
Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio

Arizona State University    
Tempe, Arizona    

Auburn University at Montgomery    
Montgomery, Alabama

Boston University    
Boston, Massachusetts    

Boston University
Boston, Massachusetts    

Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island

California State Polytechnic University – Pomona    
Pomona, California

California State University – Dominguez Hills    
Carson, California

Citadel Military College of South Carolina    
Charleston, South Carolina    

Clemson University    
Clemson, South Carolina    

College of Charleston 
Charleston, South Carolina    

Columbus State University    
Columbus, Georgia

CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice    
New York, New York

Embry – Riddle Aeronautical University    
Daytona Beach, Florida

Fairleigh Dickinson University    
Madison, New Jersey    

Florida International University    
Miami, Florida    

Florida State University    
Tallahassee, Florida

George Washington University    
Washington, District Of Columbia

George Washington University    
Washington, District Of Columbia

Georgia Institute of Technology    
Atlanta, Georgia

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology    
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania    

Hood College    
Frederick, Maryland

Illinois Institute of Technology    
Chicago, Illinois

Marquette University    
Milwaukee, Wisconsin    

Marymount University
Arlington, Virginia    

Michigan Technological University    
Houghton, Michigan    

Mississippi State University    
Mississippi State, Mississippi
Missouri State University – Springfield    
Springfield, Missouri

Morgan State University    
Baltimore, Maryland

New Jersey Institute of Technology    
Newark, New Jersey

Northeastern University    
Boston, Massachusetts    

Admission requirements for master's degrees in cybersecurity

Many master's degree programmes in cybersecurity were created for students who already had some technical training in computer science or math or at least had some experience in cybersecurity.

The number of cybersecurity master's degree programmes is rising as more schools try to accept candidates with bachelor's degrees from non-technical fields.

Students who want to study cybersecurity at the graduate level often need a technical undergraduate degree with a GPA of at least 3.0. Many people who work in cybersecurity have backgrounds in computer science or mathematics.

Applicants to master's programmes in cybersecurity typically have taken many semesters of advanced collegiate math. Additionally, they are knowledgeable in computer and network architecture and have experience with various coding languages.

Hopefully, this will help. 


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