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Total Semester Hours Required: 40

Students pursuing the MS in Cybersecurity with a Graduate Certificate in Engineering Leadership must complete 16 semester-hours of required GIEL coursework and 24 semester-hours of required Cybersecurity coursework.

Please refer to the Cybersecurity homepage for the most up-to-date course requirements and other program information.

Required GIEL Coursework

All students will be required to complete the following 16 Semester Hours of Gordon Engineering Leadership coursework. Please visit the curriculum page for complete course descriptions.

ENLR 5121 Engineering Leadership 1 2
ENLR 5122 Engineering Leadership 2 2
ENLR 5131 Scientific Principles of Engineering 1 2
ENLR 5132 Scientific Principles of Engineering 2 2
ENLR 7440 Engineering Leadership Challenge Project 1 4
ENLR 7442 Engineering Leadership Challenge Project 2 4

Cybersecurity Core Coursework

All students will be required to complete the following 24 semester-hours of Cybersecurity core coursework.

IA 5010 Foundations of Information Assurance 4
Elective Technical Course 4
Elective Technical Course 4
Elective Contextual Course 4
Elective Contextual Course 4
IA 7900 Capstone Project Seminar 4