Program Requirements

Degree requirements (minimum 30 hrs)

Complete 8 courses from below (24 hours)
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ITC 660 Foundations of Cybersecurity 3 hrs
ITC 663 Telecommunications and Network Security 3 hrs
ITC 664 Ethical Hacking and Incident Response 3 hrs
ITC 762 Legal Issues in Cybersecurity 3 hrs
ITC 765 Computer Forensics 3 hrs
ITC 766 Web Application Security 3 hrs
ITC 767  Management of Information Security  3 hrs
ITC 770 Seminar in Cybersecurity 3 hrs
Complete 2 courses from below (6 hours)
Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ITC 683 Cloud Computing  3 hrs
ITC 761 Management Information Systems  3 hrs
ITC 794 Internship:  Information Technology & Cybersecurity* 3 hrs
ITC 797 Independent Study - Information Technology & Cybersecurity* 3 hrs

*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).