Cybersecurity (information systems and technology)

Master of science University of Missouri-St. Louis
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Courses for this program are 100% online: no campus visits are required. Some online courses are synchronous. This means class lectures occur at certain times of the day/week and require the student to attend via online collaborative tools.

Successful completion of the program requires 30 credit hours of course work.

Candidates for the MS in cybersecurity with information systems and technology emphasis must complete 30 credit hours of graduate course work subject to Graduate School requirements. Course work includes 24 required credit hours (8 required courses) and 6 credit hours (2 courses) as electives.

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The chart below shows the courses offered in this program. Courses are 3 credit hours each, unless stated otherwise. The University reserves the right to change or cancel courses as needed.

State authorization

States require that the University of Missouri-St. Louis be authorized to deliver university-level distance/online education to their residents. Each state handles this process differently.

Please see our state authorization page for more information.

  • Program authorized
  • Program authorized with stipulations
  • Program not authorized

Not authorized

Students residing in these states are not eligible to enroll in this program.

  • North Carolina

Authorized with stipulations

Students residing in these states may be eligible to enroll in this program, but certain stipulations exist.

  • Colorado

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This program is administered by the Department of Information Systems and Technology