Bachelor's Degrees

Prepare to be a leader in the protection of valuable data assets.

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Master's Degrees

Develop next-generation cyber skills to anticipate and avoid cyber threats.

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Certificates2

Quickly develop cyber security qualifications with just 12 to 18 credits.

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UMUC Cybersecurity is Headline News!

"[UMUC is] answering a call from military and business leaders for a new generation of specialists to provide vital public and private computer systems."

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Answering the Call for Cyber Security Education

UMUC is wired into the cyber security industry, offering leading-edge cyber security degree and certificate programs.

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Cyber Hiring a "National-Level Priority"

“One of the quickest to respond has been [UMUC] … ,” said Lt. Gen. Harry D. Raduege, chairman of the Deloitte Center for Cyber Innovation. "Already, UMUC has produced more than 1,000 cybersecurity graduates with about 6,000 more currently enrolled."

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Quick Facts

4/5

of cyber security jobs require a bachelor's degree 1

12:1

rate of cyber security job growth vs. total labor market growth 3

74%

increase in cyber security job postings in the last six years 1

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Free 1-Credit Class for New Students

UMUC's free 1-credit course will help you get comfortable in UMUC's online learning environment and provide tools and strategies for creating your own learning plan.
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Start Your Degree This Spring

Earn a degree that can give you the knowledge and skills to move your career forward—or start a new one. Apply today to start classes in fall.
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1 Source: Based on a 2014 Burning Glass International study of U.S. cyber security job postings
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3 Source: CIOJournal, "Demand for cyber security jobs is soaring," March 4, 2013