Program Requirements

Degree requirements (minimum 30 hrs)

Course Code Course Title
  Complete 8 courses from below (24 hours)
CIS 660 Foundations of Cybersecurity
CIS 663 Telecommunications and Network Security
CIS 664 Ethical Hacking and Incident Response
CIS 762 I.T. Legal Issues in Cybersecurity
CIS 765 Computer Forensics
CIS 766 Web Application Security
CIS 767  Management of Information Security 
CIS 770 Seminar Course in Cybersecurity
  Complete 2 courses from below (6 hours)
CIS 683 Cloud Computing 
CIS 761 Management Information Systems 
CIS 794 Internship:  CIS*
CIS 797 Special Topics*

 *Requires Permission of the Department Head

Up to 6 semester hours of graduate work can be transferred from another accredited graduate school and applied to the MS, Cybersecurity degree requirements. All transfer credit must be approved by the Program Director.

GPA Requirements

Attain a grade point average of at least 3.00 on all graduate work utilized in the degree program (includes Missouri State University and transfer courses).