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Online Master of Science in Information Security
Gain Immediate ROI with Your Cyber-Security Expertise.
Advance your passion and knowledge for cyber security with Lewis University’s online Master of Science in Information Security. The online degree program teaches students practical, real-time skills and provides the technical expertise needed to safeguard and protect information at the corporate, national and global cyber levels.
The program’s curriculum also embodies the standards set by the Committee on National Security Systems. The curriculum is designed to give you a strong working knowledge of the 10 domains required to successfully sit for the CISSP certification, which is the globally recognized gold standard for professionals in the cyber security industry.
Choose Your Own Security Path
Lewis’ online M.S. in Information Security program offers two unique, hands-on concentrations, and students have the opportunity to choose a track that is complementary to their career interests and goals.
- Management Concentration: This concentration focuses on identifying and mitigating information security risks faced by organizations, as well as strategies for planning and assessing projects, processes and systems for safeguarding an organization’s data
- Technical Concentration: This hands-on concentration examines how information systems can be monitored, investigated and made secure with courses on information processing systems, secure operating systems and applications, network security, cryptography, security protocols and other issues that confront those charged with securing information networks.
Career Options for Information Security Professionals
The career prospects for individuals with an M.S. in Information Security are bright, given the Bureau of Labor and Statistics estimates job growth for information security analysts to increase 37 percent by 2022. The average median salary for professionals in this role is also $86,170.
Lead the charge of digital security with Lewis University. Complete the form to receive more information about the online Master of Science in Information Security degree program or call (866) 967-7046 to speak with a Graduate Admissions Counselor.