The demand for cybersecurity experts is growing at a pace 12 times the overall job market, making it one of the most sought-after fields in the country.
-- CIO Journal, March 4, 2013
In a world connected and powered by billions of mobile devices, computer networks and industrial systems, there is a critical need to secure and protect individuals and corporations, the military and government, financial institutions, healthcare providers and our national infrastructure.
By all accounts there are simply not enough skilled professionals to meet even the current need, let alone the need projected over the next five years.
Whether your interest lies in systems, policy or operations, Villanova University’s Master of Science in Cybersecurity will prepare you for success in this ever-evolving field.
Cybersecurity graduate courses are taught in the late afternoon or evening (2 ½ hours once a week), making them convenient for working professionals. This degree can also be completed through our E-Learning program, which allows you to participate in the live class virtually or to access recorded classes at your convenience.