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Master of Science in Cybersecurity

The M.S. in Cybersecurity—Mastery of Offensive Security Tactics in a Leading CyberSecurity Degree Program

Cyber crime never takes a break; new threats are always looming. You can learn to lead the counterattack with WilmU’s M.S. in CyberSecurity. 100% online options allow you to earn your degree while keeping your day job. If you’re looking for job security with maximum job intensity, this program is for you.


Accredited CyberSecurity Program Constantly Evolves to Meet Security Needs

WilmU’s CyberSecurity programs equips you to battle cyberterrorism and protect against multivector cyber attacks in a content-rich program addressing cyber intelligence, cybercrime investigative principals, forensics, preservation of critical infrastructures, counter sabotage and espionage. This master’s in CyberSecurity program stays agile and responsive to rapidly changing industry needs.

Learn From Esteemed Industry Leaders

Instructors in the M.S. in CyberSecurity program are leaders in the field, chosen for their vast experience. Under their guidance, you’ll hone your skills in threat modeling and analysis, constructing defense scenarios, and guarding against asymmetric warfare and attack. Apply knowledge and skills from your CyberSecurity courses immediately to the workplace.

Cybersecurity—Excellent Job Growth in a Booming Career Field

WilmU’s M.S. in CyberSecurity is a transformative degree—it will propel you into an exciting and critically important career field that has a critical shortage of qualified candidates. When it comes to CyberSecurity career growth and salary potential, the sky is the limit! WilmU’s expertise in education for working adults will help get you there.


The MS in Cyber security program at Wilmington University is Middle States Accredited Wilmington University is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680
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msche.org

Choose from Specialized Cybersecurity Concentrations

  • Cyber Terrorism
  • SCADA Cybersecurity
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Finish your Cybersecurity master’s degree in as little as one year.
12 courses 36 total credits

$1,431 per course

Cost of a typical 3-credit graduate course taken at our
Wilson Graduate Center or online. Wilmington University tuition is based on cost-per-credit.
You only pay for the courses you need to complete your master’s in Cybersecurity degree.

The MS in Cybersecurity program is available in the following formats and locations:

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Career and industry outlook for M.S. in Cybersecurity graduates.

A M.S. in Cybersecurity degree opens the door to career growth and leadership positions.

Job Titles for Cybersecurity Graduates

Chief Information Security Officer

Computer Security Incident Responder

Cryptographer/Cryptologist

Intrusion Detector Specialist

Penetration Tester (Ethical Hacker)

Security Administrator

Security Architect

Security Consultant/Specialist

Security Engineer

Software Developer

Source Code Auditor

Virus Technician

Vulnerability Assessor

Typical Employers for Cybersecurity Graduates

Banks, Financial firms, Credit card companies

Technology and Internet companies

Security software companies

Defense companies

Government departments and defense/intelligence agencies

IT companies, and IT divisions of companies in many industry sectors

The E-Commerce sector


3.5 million unfilled CyberSecurity jobs are expected by 2021 CyberSecurity job postings in the U.S. have increased 74% in the last 5 years

230,000 new malware samples are launched each day. Every 39 seconds, a hacker attacks, affecting 1 in 3 Americans per year. Become a CyberSecurity expert and learn to halt their attack.
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