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Information Assurance (MS)

Program Snapshot

Davenport University's Information Assurance degree is expected to continue its emergence as one of the hottest growth careers in IT. This highly specialized, fast-paced, constantly changing course of graduate study will challenge, excite and educate you with the latest trends and knowledge base to be part of tomorrow's technology security, today.

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Assurance, as defined by the National Security Agency (NSA).

What You'll Do

  • Learn to address the management of risk to organizational and individual information assets
  • Understand the importance of building secure systems
  • Find new methods to protect the confidentiality, accessibility and integrity of information assets
  • Develop the ability to investigate, identify and intercept security breaches

What You'll Spend

Tuition investment is $1,833 per in-seat course or $1,863 online.

You may qualify for financial aid and up to $2,000 annually in graduate scholarships based on undergraduate GPA.

What You Need to Get In

The Information Assurance MS is designed for students with an undergraduate degree in:

  1. Information technology
  2. Software engineering
  3. Computer science
  4. Information security
  5. Computer engineering
  6. Networking

Please note: You must meet additional admission standards for entry into this program. Applicants from outside these fields may be admitted on a contingent basis, and degrees will be evaluated on a course-by-course basis.

MSIA Admission Criteria Also Include:

A strong record of academic achievement, as indicated by official transcripts and/or one or more of these certifications: Security+, CISSP, GSE, CCSP, SSCP, CIW or RSA as outlined in the Graduate Course Catalog on pages 31-32.

 

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