Online Master of Professional Studies in Cybersecurity Management

Outcomes

Outcomes

The MPS in Cybersecurity Management will provide you with the technical and leadership skills you need to advance your IT career and make a significant impact in any organization or industry. Upon completion of our degree, you will be able to:

  • Identify security risks and design and build working solutions to protect the computing assets of your organization
  • Develop, apply and institutionalize IT security risk management practices, governance policy and procedures
  • Synthesize security efforts within multiple segments of an organization, including IT and non-IT departments  
  • Develop, articulate and champion business cases for proposed computing security projects and tasks that are steeped in real-world limitations
  • Evaluate, analyze and interpret security-relevant case and statutory law and legal trends in information assurance and incorporate into security management efforts informed by legal liability risk
  • Understand and develop IT security budgets based on security economics and risk modeling
  • Understand, relate and apply commercial and government business process frameworks for security governance and management
  • Relate in-depth knowledge of LAN/WAN, Data Architecture, Security Auditing, Cryptography technologies, as well as emerging tech from a security perspective
  • Relate emerging technologies and tools, including IoT, Blockchain, biotech, and bioinformatics, to their impact on an organization's security posture