Lindenwood University

Master of Science in Cybersecurity Management

Address:

209 S Kingshighway St

Saint Charles, MO 63301

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Cybersecurity Management

Format: Online

Program Description:

With the increasing frequency of data breaches, the demand for skilled cybersecurity professionals is growing. Build the skills needed to pursue a management or leadership role in the field with the online Master of Science in cybersecurity management program from Lindenwood University.

Our online MS in cybersecurity management program teaches relevant, industry-driven topics such as forensics evaluation, ethical hacking and countermeasures, cybersecurity governance, secure application development, risk management, and cybersecurity systems and architectures. Courses will explore ways to evaluate leadership, management, and communication skills that are necessary to navigate the 21st-century business environment. Students will analyze enterprise security, determine the best ways to leverage existing resources, and identify missing resources that are necessary to strengthen the security profile of the enterprise.

By the end of the program, graduates will be able to evaluate information technology industry frameworks, standards, models, theories, and best practices for appropriate policies, procedures, and guidelines. This includes practice creating plans to securely implement enterprise resources, development or acquisition of software, and mitigation of enterprise risk.

Those with a master’s in cybersecurity management can seek higher-level roles in the field of information technology, including administrative or leadership roles. Potential career paths include cybersecurity risk manager, cybersecurity governance manager, network security manager, application security manager, chief information security/technology officer, and computer and information systems manager.

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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