Master of Science in Cyber Security

MS in Cyber Security

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Liberty University’s Master of Science in Cyber Security, 100% online program, will instruct you in advanced defense of computer and network security, equipping you to combat existing threats and bolster systems to withstand future attacks. Courses focus on providing students with the analytical framework necessary for prevention, detection, countering, and recovery from security vulnerabilities and cyber incidents. You will also study the tools, standards, and practices related to an organization’s cyberspace infrastructure.

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Military Benefits

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or DoD employee? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tutition discounts - $275 for graduate (per credit hour)
    • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as an Emergency Responder (less than $625 per course).
  • 8 week courses, 8 different start dates each year and no set log-in times.
  • No application fee for service members or veterans.
  • College credit for military training.

Program Format

  • 100% Online
  • 36 total hours
  • A maximum of 50% of the program hours may be transferred if approved and allowable.

Degree Information and Requirements

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Potential Career Options

  • Information security specialist
  • Security engineer
  • Penetration Tester/Ethical Hacker
  • Digital Forensics Analyst