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."

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

UMUC Cyber Security Leaders Are Ready

Since 2010, more than 4,000 UMUC students have graduated with a degree in cybersecurity and we are preparing the next generation of leaders with more than 8,000 currently enrolled in the program.

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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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Ceremony Celebrates Prestigious DOD Designation

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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