Learn to Build, Manage, and Protect Critical Systems With a Master of Science in Cybersecurity Online
Cybersecurity professionals are being called upon to design and develop assured, secure computer systems and protect the world from devastating cyberattacks. Recent research shows that the world is on pace to reach a cybersecurity workforce gap of 1.8 million by 2022.¹
Syracuse University's online M.S. in Cybersecurity program takes a unique approach to educating cybersecurity professionals.
Through cutting-edge research, curricular innovations, and collaboration, the M.S. in Cybersecurity prepares students to predict, prevent, and respond to cyberattacks.
Students in the M.S. in Cybersecurity program focus on five major objectives:
Syracuse University has been designated by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security as a Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education (CAEIAE) since 2001 and as a Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Research (CAE-R) since 2009.²
¹ The Center for Cyber Safety and Education, 2017 Global Information Security Workforce Study (Accessed November 2019)
² University Receives Dual Information Assurance/Cyber Defense Education Designations, 2014 (Accessed November 2019)