Lewis University

Master of Science in Information Security - Technical Concentration


One University Parkway

Romeoville, IL 60446

United States

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Science in Information Security - Technical Concentration

Format: Online

Program Description:

Lewis University's Master of Science degree in Information Security with a Technical Concentration builds your experience in the IT field, giving you the technical skills needed to secure data and create innovative solutions to prevent future security breaches. The curriculum was designed to offer an immediate return on your investment as you learn the cutting-edge skills that will position you for high profile roles.

Technical Concentration
This hands-on concentration examines how information systems can be monitored, investigated and made secure with courses on information processing systems, secure operating systems and applications, network security, cryptography, security protocols and other issues that confront those charged with securing information networks.


Lewis University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.

Eligibility Requirements:

Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university / Minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale / Applicants with a GPA below 3.0 may be admitted on a conditional basis / International students must have a TOEFL test score greater than 550 (computer-based 231; Internet-based 79)

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Loans are available for those who qualify. Applicants are encouraged to apply for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Lewis University FAFSA School Code: 001707.

Locale: Large Suburb

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