With a Master’s in Cyber Security from UAT, students become leaders in cyber security and are able to work with those at the top of their craft. UAT’s Cyber Security degree aligns the most forward looking theory with clear industry standards and guidelines to optimize career success.
Curriculum for the masters in Cyber Security includes everything from Evolutionary and Adaptive Systems to Security Assessment Methodology.
The Cyber Security Master’s degree program is designed to create the next generation of “white hat” innovators who manage network security and protect our nation’s data. This cyber security master’s degree provides the most current tools and skills redefining security information technology today. This online or on-campus program offers ultimate flexibility—study when and where your schedule best allows. And it transports you into the leading edge of the industry, supported 360 degrees by some of the most innovative figures in academia and business alike including the National Security Agency.
The Cyber Security Master’s Degree program focuses on skillsets that will enable students to design, secure, document and lead information technology networks and other vital resources. Students will learn and practice principles of secure network and information operations such as cyber posture assessment and development, incident response and forensics. Prior knowledge of networks and information systems are not required. Cyber concepts will begin at a ground zero level intro to Cyber Security and develop to prepare students to lead comprehensive information security approaches that ensure organizational system designs, infrastructure and procedures all protect the security of information.
UAT graduates have been innovating and pioneering the world of technology since the dawn of the computer age. Today, UAT’s graduate programs engage students to take their tech education to the next level.
Every online assignment is geared toward your technology degree program. Each online class follows a standard assignment schedule ensuring a swift, successful completion of classes. This standardization, combined with a team-based approach and access to industry-standard toolsets and techniques, encourages development of the collaborative and creative skills necessary for the advancing technology workplace.
The UAT Online faculty receives extensive training to help students succeed in an online environment. During class sessions, instructors participate in online lectures and discussion groups and respond to online questions. They also respond to emails and discussion threads. Students hand in their assignments via email or by posting the assignments online.
Consider business strategies and potential attackers (hacker) approaches, manage safeguards for organizational assets, systems, and facilities including information security audits, business continuity, incident response and the investigation of security breaches in accordance with regulations and legal matters.
Research and deploy technology solutions and security management techniques to safeguard an organization’s intellectual and physical assets while assuring that all information systems are functional and secure.
|Program Core Credits:||18|
|Program Degree-Specific Credits:||18|
|Semesters to completion:||6|
Requirements to graduate include the creation and presentation of a Graduate Innovation Project.
For a more detailed breakout of completion time frames and rates, please see the UAT Fast Facts page.