Cybersecurity, MS: NYU-ePoly

As the demand for skilled information-security professionals continues to grow, computer and network professionals now can turn to this online, in-demand Master’s to emerge as sophisticated practitioners in cyber security, the science of protecting vital computer networks and electronic infrastructures from attack. Acquire a solid foundation in key technologies — computer and network security, digital forensics, cryptography, and biometrics. Study with internationally recognized faculty from Information Systems and Internet Security (ISIS) Laboratory. With industry continuing to place top priority on safeguarding its data and information systems, you become well-prepared for careers in developing security products, as security-application programmers, security analysts, penetration testers, vulnerability analysts and security architects.

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Admissions Requirements

The admissions requirements for this program are parallel to the on-campus requirements. Click here, to view the admissions requirements.

Required Courses

CS 6033 Design and Analysis of Algorithms I, Credits: 3.00
CS 6233 Introduction to Operating Systems, Credits: 3.00
CS 6843 Computer Networking, Credits: 3.00
CS 6813 Information, Security and Privacy, Credits: 3.00
CS 6823 Network Security, Credits: 3.00
CS 6903 Modern Cryptography, Credits: 3.00
CS 9163 Application Security, Credits: 3.00

Select Any 3 Electives

CS 6043 Design and Analysis of Algorithms II, Credits: 3.00
CS 6133 Computer Architecture I, Credits: 3.00
CS 6243 Operating Systems II, Credits: 3.00
CS 6573 Penetration Testing and Vulnerability Analysis, Credits: 3.00
CS 6803 Information Systems Security Engineering and Management, Credits: 3.00
CS 6963 Digital Forensics, Credits: 3.00
CS 9093 Biometrics, Credits: 3.00
CS 9963 Advanced Project in Computer Science, Credits: 3.00


CS 9963 Advanced Project in Computer Science, Credits: 3.00
CS 9973 Please Refer to Catalog

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Degree Requirements: 30 Credits