Shape Business Strategy as a Leader in Cybersecurity
Advance your career and learn to strategically enhance your organization’s cybersecurity functions with the University of New Haven’s 100 percent online Master of Science in Cybersecurity Management and Leadership.
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Gain Cross-Functional Skills for Continued Success
The online master’s in cybersecurity management and leadership from the University of New Haven brings valuable business expertise to the technology space, giving you interdisciplinary skills to take the next step in your career. It is designed to bridge the gap between technical experts in IT and executive management, training you to improve outcomes and protect data assets across the enterprise.
Through the principles of protection, prevention, response, and communication, this program gives you the cybersecurity knowledge and leadership expertise you need to inform and drive business strategy. Finish your degree in just 1.5 years as you develop skills in crisis management, organizational development, risk management, and more.
The Pompea College of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), a distinction that places us among the top five percent of business programs across the globe.
The University of New Haven’s online master’s in cybersecurity management and leadership emphasizes cross-functional skill development and hands-on practical application to prepare you for the job you want. You will study essential topics like leadership, network security, incident detection and response, and cybersecurity operations for continued career success.Curriculum Details
When you complete the online M.S. in Cybersecurity Management and Leadership program, you will be able to:
- Lead cybersecurity functions within organizations and mitigate cybersecurity risk associated with operating within the contemporary business environment.
- Demonstrate the competencies associated with reestablishing business operations following cybersecurity incidents.
- Communicate effectively during crisis situations.
- Understand the security, compliance, and privacy implications of emerging technologies.
The University of New Haven’s online M.S. in Cybersecurity qualifies you for leadership roles in information technology, cybersecurity, and more. There is a global shortage of qualified cybersecurity employees,1 so the market for master’s-level graduates with leadership skills and a deep understanding of cybersecurity and risk management is strong.
With employment in computer and information technology occupations expected to grow 12 percent through 2028,2 professionals who have interdisciplinary training to manage tech teams and inform business strategy are in high demand.Explore Job Options
To apply for the online master’s in cybersecurity management and leadership from the University of New Haven, you’ll need:
- A completed online application
- Official transcripts from all previously attended institutions
- A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or recognized institution from another country
- An up-to-date résumé
- A Statement of Purpose
- Two letters of recommendation from your professors or employers
For additional admission information, visit the link below.Admission Requirements
We are proud to offer competitive tuition and high-quality learning opportunities for our students. The online M.S. in Cybersecurity Management and Leadership program is $750 per credit hour and includes 30 credits. To find out more about tuition and fees, visit the link below.Get Tuition Details
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Our dedicated faculty are active practitioners who have strong skills and real-world experience in cybersecurity and business leadership. They provide personal attention and share relevant field expertise to help you achieve your academic and professional goals.Meet Our Faculty
The online degrees available from the University of New Haven are designed for working professionals and busy adults. As a student, you’ll benefit from flexible program delivery and the same academic rigor as our on-campus programs.Learn More
A graduate degree is an investment in your future. We want to make sure you have the information and resources you need to fund your studies. Explore transfer credit options, military benefits, federal aid, and more.Tuition and Aid
Frequently Asked Questions
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While work experience is not required, prospective students submit a résumé as part of their application.
Students with a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or recognized institution from another country are eligible for the online M.S. in Cybersecurity Management and Leadership program. There is no minimum GPA requirement but non-business majors with GPAs below 2.5 require further review. Admission requirements include completing the online application and submitting all documentation by the application deadline. You can view full requirements for this program here.
This program is delivered in a 100 percent online format ideal for working professionals.
The University of New Haven does not currently offer a virtual open house for this program.
- ISC2 Cybersecurity Workforce Study, 2018. Cybersecurity Professionals Focus on Developing New Skills as Workforce Gap Widens. Retrieved from https://www.isc2.org/-/media/ISC2/Research/2018-ISC2-Cybersecurity-Workforce-Study.ashx?la=en&hash=4E09681D0FB51698D9BA6BF13EEABFA48BD17DB0\h.
- Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Computer and Information Technology Occupations. Retrieved from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/home.htm.