Master of Science in Cybersecurity


PLEASE NOTE: At this time, students requiring an I-20 are not eligible for this program. 

The Master of Science in Cybersecurity is a 30 credit hour online degree program which may be completed within one calendar year by well-qualified students. The program is designed to support both those professional seeking career advancement and those seeking a career change to the Cybersecurity field. All courses are scheduled in 7-week sessions allowing students to take two classes at a time, completing the program in 5 sessions.



The MS-Cybersecurity program is currently accepting applications for Fall 2020.  In 2020 and 2021 the program will accept applications for Fall and Spring terms with the following deadlines:

Fall - July 1; Spring - November 1

See the list of available start terms and document deadlines here. Please note that completed applications and all required credentials must be submitted by the posted deadline.



  • Transcripts - Official transcripts from EACH College and/or University you have attended. Must be in a sealed envelope from the institution or sent electronically from the institution directly to
  • Statement of Purpose -(Can be uploaded into the online application) - describe in 2 pages or less why you want to enroll in the MS-Cybersecurity and what you plan to do with the information you learn.
  • Resume/Vita - (Can be uploaded into the online application)
  • Letters of Recommendation - (2) (Can be sent electronically through the online application)
  • Minimum Undergraduate GPA - 2.75 , with professional growth plan required for exceptional applicants not meeting minimum GPA.



Program Director: Dr. Hossain Shahriar
Program Office:  470/578-3866

Program Email: and 
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