Master's Degree, Concentration in Cyber Intelligence

The Master's Degree in Cybersecurity with a concentration in Cyber Intelligence prepares you to acquire and assess the intentions, capabilities, and activities of potential adversaries and insiders who pose a threat, including attack methods that target people to penetrate systems, sometimes referred to as social engineering.

This concentration requires four core courses, plus six concentration courses, and one practicum course.

Core courses include:

CNT 5004: Data Communications / Network

CIS 5362: Cryptography

ISM 6328: Basics of Information Security and Risk Management

ISM 6930: Decision Processes for Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery

Concentration courses include:

ENC 6261: Professional and Technical Communication

LIS 6702: Advanced Intelligence Analytic Methods

LIS 6701: Core Concepts in Intelligence

LIS 6703: Cyber Intelligence

LIS 6704: Advanced Cyber Intelligence

LIS 6700: Information, Strategy and Decision Making

Practicum Course:

Please note that you are required to participate in a three-credit-hour practicum experience as part of this program. This provides an opportunity for you to gain valuable practical experience in the industry while working toward your degree.