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Master of Science (MS) in Construction Cybersecurity

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Earn a Master’s of Science in Construction Cybersecurity, train for advanced leadership positions

The MS in Construction Cybersecurity degree program is designed to meet the growing needs of today’s business and government where construction cybersecurity is now a major consideration.

This degree provides advanced graduate-level management education where the latest construction cybersecurity concepts are reviewed and analyzed with a laser focus. Throughout the program, the latest technological developments, applications, and considerations in the construction industry are explored and applied to real-life industry challenges. Students will learn optimum methods and techniques in construction cybersecurity and how to define related resources and associated risks at an executive level in order to maintain profitability, manage work effectivity and efficiently, and ensure customer satisfaction.   

Graduates of this program will be expected to fill mid-level management positions in existing commercial companies and government organizations with titles such as: 

  • Director, Cybersecurity
  • Director, Construction Cyber Operations
  • Senior Director, Cybersecurity
  • Managing Director, Construction Information and Cybersecurity
  • Managing Director, Cybersecurity
  • Construction Industry Senior Cybersecurity Strategist
  • Construction Cybersecurity Consultant
  • Executive Director, Information Technology and Cybersecurity
  • Chief Cybersecurity Officer

Top Certifications: 

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
  • SANS/GIAC Certification
  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)
  • CompTIA Security+

*Source: https://www.cyberseek.org 

Why Capitol?

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Our comprehensive cybersecurity center

The Center for Cybersecurity Research and Analysis serves as the university hub for training, research, analysis, and programming in all things cybersecurity. Learn to defeat simulated cyberattacks, land an internship where you can put your skills to work and prepare for the workforce, publish a scholarly article addressing an existing challenge in the field, and much more. Students–both on-ground and online–faculty, alumni, and community partners alike are welcome.

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Our long history in cybersecurity education

As one of the first schools in the nation to be designated a National Center of Excellence in Cyber Defense by the Department of Homeland Security and National Security Agency, Capitol Technology University stands ready to advance the field and do its part to combat one of the nation’s greatest challenges.

Learn the skills

Our programs provide practical experience

At Capitol, we believe online learning can equal and even surpass a traditional classroom environment. We provide our online learners with virtual labs and a state-of-the-art instructional delivery platform. With our program, you’ll gain the interaction and hands-on practice you need to develop your potential.

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Program is 100% online

Our master’s in construction cybersecurity is offered 100% online. Once you are accepted, all you need is an internet connection, and you can attend classes. We keep the classes small so you receive personalized attention from faculty who are interested in sharing their knowledge and helping you succeed.

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Market Demand

Get the advanced education needed to become a computer information security officer, security manager, risk assessor

  • Graduates earn on average $120,000 per year

Degree Details


Curriculum

Generally, to apply to a graduate degree program, you should have completed a bachelor's degree or be completing a bachelor's degree prior to enrollment and should have a 3.0 cumulative grade point average or higher.

Some master of science programs have additional technical competency requirements.


Tuition & Fees

Tuition rates are subject to change.

The following rates are in effect for the 2022-2023 academic year, beginning in Fall 2022 and continuing through Summer 2023:

  • The per credit charge for graduate courses:
    • Online or satellite campus (per credit) - $630, plus fees (information technology and other applicable fees)
    • Independent study (per credit) - $877, plus fees (information technology and other applicable fees)
  • The active duty military tuition rate is $350 per credit, plus fees (additional discounts and scholarships do not apply)
  • The retired military tuition rate is $530 per credit, plus fees (additional discounts and scholarships do not apply)
  • There is no charge for online application, $40 fee for paper application

For 2022-2023 masters tuition and fees, click here.

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