About the Program

Valparaiso University’s online Master of Science in Cyber Security (MSCYB) provides the practical, technical training you need to combat evolving digital threats.

Developed based on years of NSA staff input, the program is designed to arm you with skills that are of highest priority to employers, preparing you to seamlessly enter the workforce and outpace hackers around the globe.

Throughout the program, you’ll work to develop your abilities in:

  • Ethical hacking and counter measures
  • Cyber operations
  • Cryptography
  • Reverse software engineering
  • Cyber forensics
  • Communicating technical information

…among many other areas.

The curriculum features a broad selection of hands-on, interactive electives that build on the program’s fundamental coursework, allowing you to create an academic plan that suits your professional goals.

Students will also complete a practical internship and receive real-world experience, or pursue an independent research project.

To learn more about the program and begin your path towards expanded career opportunities in this booming, dynamic field, fill out the form below.