Master’s of Professional Studies: Cybersecurity

University of Maryland Baltimore County

Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Master’s of Professional Studies: Cybersecurity
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The ten-course MPS is designed to prepare technical professionals and others in the cyber fields to fill management and leadership roles in cybersecurity, cyber operations, and/or related organizations in the government or private sector
  • Established with significant industry input, this interdisciplinary degree program includes a core curriculum providing students the required knowledge necessary for effective cybersecurity activities and then allows them to pursue specialized technical or non-technical knowledge through a range of elective offerings to create a tailored educational plan best suited for their specific requirements or interests
  • Cybersecurity MPS program is well-established and is designed to accommodate the busy schedules of working professionals
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1421222 INR
Hostel & Meals780006 INR
Insurance154024 INR
Transportation170649 INR
Books87888 INR
Other118795 INR
Mandatory fees174311 INR
Total1485673 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics, or a related field
  • Applicants should have a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. (Applicants with an appropriate level of knowledge and professional experience in the IT or Cybersecurity fields are strongly encouraged to apply.)
  • Applicants should be able to understand the basic concepts and operation of the Internet, networked information systems, and have a basic familiarity with information security concepts and/or practices
ExamsTOEFL: 99
  • with a Writing (23), Listening (23), Reading (25) and Speaking (28, 23 acceptable if the applicant has 2 years’ work experience in supervisory or management position in the U.S.)

IELTS: 7.5

GRE: 306
  • Verbal Reasoning should be at least 153 and Analytical Writing at least 4.5

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