Colorado Technical University

Master of Science in Homeland Security - Cybersecurity Policy


231 N. Martingale Road 6th floor

Schaumburg, IL 60173

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Homeland Security - Cybersecurity Policy

Format: Online

Program Description:

CTU's robust MS-HLS program adds concentration in Cybersecurity Policy.

Colorado Technical University is proud to be one of just a handful of universities in the United States to offer a Master of Science degree in Homeland Security. CTU developed its program to help dedicated HLS professionals become decision makers within a specific discipline of the growing field. The School now offers the program with a focused concentration in Cybersecurity Policy.

The dynamic online curriculum offered through CTU's award-winning Virtual Campus,* analyzes the dynamics of security and privacy trade-offs as they relate to Internet governance and develops recommendations for multinational approaches to cybersecurity policy.

What You Can Learn
Coursework will challenge students to:

  • Evaluate challenges to establishment of comprehensive cybersecurity policy within competing government agencies and the private sector
  • Synthesize core components of law and policy that are implicated in inter-disciplinary approaches to cybersecurity policy
  • Justify the limits of government and industry roles in cybersecurity, consistent with fundamental legal and cultural principles which form American society
  • Synthesize multilateral approaches to suggest a framework for future government planning
  • Develop recommendations for multinational approaches to cybersecurity policy

How to Apply
The program curriculum is designed for students with previous coursework and/or prior work experience in homeland security.  Although prior knowledge or experience in the homeland security field is not required, it is highly recommended.

Applications are being accepted now. Students interested in learning more about this program are encouraged to contact us today.

*CTU’s Virtual Campus was named “Best of the Best” in the 2009 Computerworld Honors program in the Academia and Education category.
Colorado Technical University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association (230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, Illinois 60604-1411)

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Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Colorado Technical University Online participates in many federal and state financial aid programs. We also administer institutional aid. Financial aid is available for those who qualify.

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