Cyber security is a big tent, requiring strong analytical thinking skills and creativity to understand how systems can be broken down. Experts will be able to analyze new and existing threats and devise solutions.
Designed for Working Professionals
Information Security Analyst
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A Master's in Cyber Security and Privacy at a Glance
Businesses and governments use technology to protect their customers, citizens, and data. Increasingly, they rely on trained cyber security professionals to identify existing and emerging threats.
Learning the skills to design, develop, and maintain modern security infrastructure can make you an in-demand professional in this growing field. In NJIT's Masters of Science in Cyber Security and Privacy, students work on assignments covering both theory and application on real data with support available from professors who are also working professionals at the forefront of the industry.
With one of the most computing intensive campuses in the nation, NJIT has also pioneered new technologies as learning tools.
CYBER DEFENSE OPTION
Become a leader with strong communication and management skills in addition to strong technical knowledge with the Cyber Defense Option, a special track in the Cyber Security & Privacy M.S. designed for working professionals or students with acquired experience.
This track involves extra coursework from the area of Professional and Technical Communications (PTC). Submit an information request to learn more.