Master of Science in Cyber Security

MS in Cyber Security

Admission Requirements Program Format Degree Requirements Potential Careers


Master of Science in Cyber Security
School of Engineering and Computational Science 


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.

You will be equipped with an understanding in:

  • Digital forensics.

  • Applied network security.

  • Security engineering

  • Web security.

You may also be interested in exploring our master degree in Public Policy or Criminal Justice.


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
  • Secure Network Engineer
  • Security Researcher