Cybersecurity Master's Program (M.S. in Secure Computing)

A growing and critical field

Every company needs people with cybersecurity skills. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the job market for security professionals to grow 28 percent by 2026, and the field is among the most lucrative in IT.

6 graduates between 2019 and 2021: Employers were IU, NSWC Crane, Bridge Advisory, and Central Bank of Uruguay. Graduates of our program have been hired by a wide range of organizations, including the National Security Agency, EY, Microsoft, GM, NVIDIA, and Visa.

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Focus on technology

Cybersecurity relies on secure coding. In this degree, you'll have the opportunity to master networking, access control, cryptography, and forensics. You'll learn the latest tools for identifying and mitigating threats, and you'll be prepared to develop your own innovative methods for defeating malicious attackers.

International students

Many of our graduate students, as well as our faculty, in computer science come to Bloomington from outside the United States. Indiana University draws students from around the globe for other programs of study. The university, our department, and the Luddy School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering offer many types of support for you and our global community.

Advising

For guidance and assistance, contact XiaoFeng Wang at xw7@indiana.edu or the Luddy Graduate Studies Office at gradvise@indiana.edu.

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