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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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."

Read more in the The Washington Post Magazine’s education issue.

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


of cyber security jobs require a bachelor's degree 1


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


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

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Cyber Connections: Linking Academics, Skills, and Professional Expertise

Join us for Cyber Connections: Linking Academics, Skills, and Professional Expertise to hear from experts within the industry; network with industry professionals; and learn how to apply your cybersecurity skills so you can get the career you want.
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Cyber Security Awareness Month Events

Join us as we recognize National Cyber Security Awareness Month with events throughout October.
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Upcoming Events

Online Open House: MS In Data Analytics

Wednesday October 14, 2015

Building a Tech Résumé

Wednesday October 14, 2015

Webinar: Cybersecurity for Non-Cyber Professionals

Wednesday October 14, 2015

Webinar: UMUC for Military Students

Wednesday October 14, 2015

Leadership Development Program (5 days, Adelphi, MD)

Monday October 19, 2015

1 Source: Based on a 2014 Burning Glass International study of U.S. cyber security job postings
2 View gainful employment disclosures for certificates
3 Source: CIOJournal, "Demand for cyber security jobs is soaring," March 4, 2013