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MASTER OF SCIENCE IN CYBERSECURITY

Fast facts

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Credit Hours

36

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Per Credit

$735

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Duration

2 yrs

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Program Benefits

  • CISSP and CISM Certification Preparation
  • 2 Certificate Offerings to Tailor Your Studies
  • Curriculum Designed by Cybersecurity Experts 
  • Does Not Require Bachelor’s in Computer Science or Technology

At Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, we want to be sure you can focus on your education while balancing your life priorities. We ensure our degree programs are affordable and accessible so earning your degree is easier.

Price-Conscious Tuition

Online Master of Science in Cybersecurity (MSCS) Tuition and Fees, 2022–2023

Total Number of Credits

36

Cost Per Credit

$735

Total Estimated Tuition

$26,460

Application Fee

$25

Technology Fee

$100

Students are required to pay the current tuition rate for all classes taken toward their degree.

Saint Mary's reserves the right to revise tuition payment policies at any time.

Tuition Savings

Saint Mary’s University has partnerships with select organizations to offer a 10% tuition savings and waived application fee toward continuing education. To see if your organization offers a tuition discount click here. Our list of partnerships is growing so, be sure to contact an enrollment counselor if you don't see your organization listed.

Tuition Support

Our enrollment counselors can help guide you to a variety of resources for additional financial support.

Financial Aid

Loans and grants, scholarship opportunities, and more are potential financial aid options for qualifying degree-seeking students that are enrolled at least half-time.

In order to receive financial aid, students must complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Employer Reimbursement

Employers are looking for skilled professionals in cybersecurity that can effectively protect their organization’s data. According to Cybersecurity Ventures, by 2021, there will be at least 3.5 million cybersecurity job openings1. Employers may be willing to cover the cost of your M.S. in Cybersecurity degree in order to fill positions in these vital roles.

Find more information about employer reimbursement here.

For more information about tuition, the financial aid application process, available scholarships, or your eligibility, speak with an enrollment counselor today at 877-308-9954 or request more information.

Resources:

1Morgan, Steve (2017). Cybersecurity Jobs Report, 2017 Edition, A Special Report from the Editors at Cybersecurity Ventures. Retrieved from https://www.herjavecgroup.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/HG-and-CV-The-Cybersecurity-Jobs-Report-2017.pdf.