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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UMUC Gets Funds for Cyber Scholarships

Federal IT Group Gives UMUC $25K for Cyber Security Scholarships

UMUC receives funds for cyber security and IT scholarships from an endowment maintained by federal volunteer group AFFIRM.
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UMUC Welcomes Cyber Security Delegation from APAC

UMUC Welcomes Special Cyber Security Delegation

Cyber security experts from East Asia and the Pacific visited UMUC to explore cyber education, research, and development efforts.
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Tuesday December 1, 2015

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Tuesday December 1, 2015

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Military Open House at Naval Air Station Oceana

Tuesday December 1, 2015

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Wednesday December 2, 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