New York Institute Of Technology

College of Engineering and Computing Sciences

Cybersecurity, M.S.

Address:

Northern Blvd

P.O. Box 8000

Old Westbury, NY 11568

United States

Phone:

1-516-686-1040

Fax:

1-516-626-0419

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Cybersecurity

Format: Campus

Program Description:

In the Cybersecurity program, you will:

  • Critically evaluate various technical/architectural solutions to limit risk, mitigate the effects of hostile action, and recover from attacks.
  • Design, implement, and maintain software tools to support network security across multiple operating systems.
  • Oversee the information life cycle of an organization, including planning, acquisition, and implementation of secure infrastructures.
  • Study algorithm concepts, computer forensics, risk management and legal issues, and intrusion detection and hacker exploits.

New York Tech professors have been awarded several prestigious research grants in the field, in areas including:

  • biometrics
  • conceptual modeling
  • cryptography
  • cyber behavioral authentication
  • genomic computation
  • mobile and cybersecurity
  • swarm intelligence

Our 30-credit curriculum also offers a thesis option in which you’ll take six credits relating to thesis courses. This allows you to gain specialization in areas that make you better qualified for specific research and development opportunities.

Our Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center (ETIC) in Long Island offers you the opportunity to join research projects in areas such as cybersecurity, health care, and energy. This may lead to your work getting published in peer-reviewed journals and presented at major conferences. You can also join us at the annual Cybersecurity Conference at our New York City campus, where we welcome experts from academic, business, and government worldwide.

Accreditation:

Middle States

International Student Requirements:

GRE and TOEFL/IELTS/PTE

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $1,320 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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