|Program Name||Master of Science in Information Assurance|
|College Name||College of Computer and Information Science|
|Entry Terms||Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer Semester|
|Credits Required for Graduation||32 Semester Hours|
|Application||Apply | View Admissions Requirements|
|Download Program Overview||Master of Science in Information Assurance (PDF)|
|View College of Computer and Information Science webpage|
With cyber attacks accelerating, there is an acute shortage of trained information assurance professionals and an escalating need for their skills. Northeastern University’s interdisciplinary Master of Science in Information Assurance program provides the critical knowledge you need to protect an organization’s information assets and systems, make strategic decisions about information security issues including identity theft, computer viruses, and electronic fraud, and provide leadership in these and other strategic efforts. Elective concentrations allow you to customize your program to meet your organization’s need and your professional goals.
Interested in our Information Assurance Program but think your background might not be a match? Consider our ALIGN program. Created specifically to prepare bachelor’s degree holders for high-demand industries, regardless of their experience or undergraduate major, ALIGN offers custom curricula in hybrid formats on all our campuses and includes the benefits of our co-op experience and Northeastern’s global network. To learn more, visit our ALIGN website.