A National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education
Core courses and electives are listed below. Students must take all ten core courses and two electives. Students who wish to take an additional elective must request approval from the program office prior to registration. If the thesis option is elected, students take six these credits in place of the two electives. Plans for the thesis option must be made with and approved by the program office.
CISC 640 Operating Systems
CISC 650 Computer Networks
CISC 680 Software Engineering
MSIT 630 Database Systems
ISEC 600 Secure Computer Systems
ISEC 620 Applied Cryptography
ISEC 640 Database Security
ISEC 650 Computer and Network Forensics
ISEC 655 Information Security Governance
ISEC 660 Advanced Network Security
Choose any two 600-level courses at the school prefixed RESD, MMIS, MSIT, ISEC, or CISC except MMIS 630, 653; MSIT 650; or CISC 660.
See the entire program at a glance. The two-year plan of study will assist you in planning your future at NSU. It presents an overall idea of the order in which courses might be taken in a two-year plan during a student's college career.
Master of Science in Information Assurance & Cybersecurity: 2-Year Plan of Study