Whether you have a background in IT or are considering a career change, the Technical Concentration of the Masters Degree in Information Security offers you the hands-on training and information to become an expert in a range of information security issues that are vital to organizations today. You'll develop the theoretical knowledge and set of skills to be able to identify areas of weakness in a system and fix them to repel today's threats—and those that haven't been invented yet.
The Technical Concentration is a good choice for you if you enjoy knowing how computers and networks function and fixing them. Coursework digs deep into methods of making information more secure across different types of platforms and systems. You will develop skills and knowledge related to:
With the knowledge you'll gain in the Technical Concentration, you will be prepared for a wide variety of information security jobs and can start working right away. If you are already working in information security, a master's can give you the advanced knowledge and credentials to help you get a salary increase or a promotion.
The MS in Information Security at Lewis University is an established program, and we pride ourselves on offering personal attention from faculty and a commitment to students' success, both academically and professionally. As an accredited university with a history of liberal arts tradition and career-oriented programs, we offer this master's program online to give working adult students another flexible, convenient option to earn a quality degree in the dynamic field of information security.
Learn more about why the Technical Concentration of the online master's in Information Security might be right for you. Request more information or call us at 1.866.967.7046 to speak to an advisor.