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Executive Master of Science (E.M.S) in Cybersecurity Leadership

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Earn an online Executive Master of Science in Cybersecurity Leadership.

The Executive Master of Science (EMS) in Cybersecurity Leadership degree is a unique program designed to meet the rapidly evolving needs of an ever-changing world of cybersecurity leadership. The Executive Master of Science in Cybersecurity Leadership program provides students with the opportunity to conduct extensive and sustained, original research at the highest level in the field of cybersecurity leadership. The Executive Master of Science in Cybersecurity Leadership is designed to meet the demands of the highest-skilled professionals to become leaders who will be involved in the advancement, expansion, and support of Cybersecurity Leadership on a national and international level. The Executive Master of Science in Cybersecurity Leadership is for current professionals in the field who desire to elevate their skills to the highest level and to contribute to the body of knowledge in Cybersecurity Leadership.

The proposed Executive Master of Science in Cybersecurity Leadership degree is for current professionals in the Cybersecurity and Leadership positions. The degree provides a path for Cybersecurity Leadership personnel to explore new ground in the rapidly evolving world of the Cybersecurity. The University is in a unique position to give those students an avenue to pursue a deep proficiency in this area using an interdisciplinary methodology, cutting-edge courses, and dynamic faculty. Graduates will contribute significantly to the Cybersecurity Leadership field through the creation of new knowledge, ideas, and technology. The Executive Master of Science in Cybersecurity Leadership program is designed as an International Executive degree for high achieving cybersecurity experts entering leadership positions.

The completion of the Executive Master of Science in Cybersecurity Leadership program requires the student to produce, present, and defend a research thesis after receiving the required approvals from the student’s Committee and the Review Board. All students are required to attend a one week intensive course overseas where lectures, presentation and seminars will be delivered by International Experts in the field.

 

Why Capitol?

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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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We’re industry-focused

Capitol has built a strong track record of providing high-quality academic programs that respond to emerging industry needs, from business analytics to cybersecurity.

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Learn around your busy schedule

Program is 100% online, with no on-campus classes or residencies required, allowing you the flexibility needed to balance your studies and career.

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.


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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