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MS in Information Technology - Internet Security Concentration

Individuals who would like to develop an understanding of Internet security and the crucial role it plays in business may be interested in the Master of Science in Information Technology with a concentration in Internet Security program at Southern New Hampshire University. Find out more about the Master of Science in Information Technology with a concentration in Internet Security program here.

Official Program Name:

Master of Science in Information Technology with a concentration in Internet Security

School Offering Program:

Southern New Hampshire University

Program Prerequisites:

Students thinking of applying to the Master of Science in Information Technology with a concentration in Internet Security program may already have experience as an IT professional. Applicants to Southern New Hampshire University programs must have earned a bachelor's degree.

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Program Description:

Southern New Hampshire University introduces students to basic concepts in information security and methods for protecting an organization's information in the Master of Science in Information Technology with a concentration in Internet Security program. Students can study secure network protocols, vulnerability assessment practices, risk management, and project management. Other topics in security include the evaluation of internal and external threats, access control and identity management, and application, data, and host security. Students have the opportunity to study computer architecture and operating systems, object-oriented analysis and software development, software engineering, database management systems, and advanced information technology analysis, design, implementation, and management.

Learning Format:

Online

Financial Aid Available:

Federal financial aid is available to those who qualify in the forms of loans, scholarships and grants. Contact the SNHU One Stopoffice to learn more about your financial aid options.

Post-Graduation Opportunities:

Career Paths:

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (www.bls.gov), career opportunities for IT professionals is expected to grow much faster than the average as IT applications continue to grow across all industries. Graduates of the Master of Science in Information Technology with a concentration in Internet Security program could be qualified to compete for positions such as:

  • Security Analyst
  • Security Engineer
  • IT Project Manager
  • IT Business Analyst

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