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Applications Open for Fall 2021: November1st, 2020

The application system will open for applications on November 1st. No applications may be submitted before this date.

Contact the MSC Office today to schedule an appointment to receive answers for your questions and get details about the application process.

Next Information Session: TBA

At the info session, you will learn about our program from current faculty and staff, including details about class dates and times, application deadlines, and prerequisite requirements.

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Program Options

This dynamic, two year part-time program offers required courses in the areas of cybersecurity operations, law, ethics, and privacy in cybersecurity, penetration testing and vulnerability assessment, advanced network defense and countermeasures, and cybersecurity management.

The program offers elective tracks in advanced network forensics, reverse engineering and malware analysis, secure coding, and web and mobile application security.

Program Learning Outcomes

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To apply to the part-time MSC program:

  1. Schedule an appointment to meet with MSC Admissions staff to review admissions requirements.
  2. Complete the online application, which includes uploading responses for one essay question.
  3. Provide two letters of recommendation. Name and email address of professional references will be entered in the application.
  4. Send all official university transcripts. If requesting electronic copy from your university, official transcripts must be emailed to
  5. Upload current resume that includes educational background and professional work experience.
  6. Pay $45 application fee. (We are currently unable to accept international applications).

Contact Us

For additional information, contact the MSC Office by calling (801) 863-8182,

or email us

Request Info / Make Appointment