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    Mississippi College
  Oct 07, 2022
GRADUATE CATALOG 2017-2018 [Archived Catalog]

Cybersecurity and Information Assurance, M.S. (NEW) traditional and online formats

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Admission Requirements:

  • Degree in Computer Science or Computing and Information Systems or related area and comparable experience working in the IT field.Students without this background may complete the following prerequisite courses before beginning the masters program:CSC 116, 216, 220, 314, 309, 330 (20 hours).Students not having credit for CSC 422 and 423 must take those courses before taking courses above CSC 5435.
  • Minimum of 2.75 GPA in major and or prerequisite courses listed above.
  • Programming proficiency in C or other acceptable language.
  • Acceptable score on the GRE.


CSC 5435 Computer Security  

CSC 5436 Cryptography & Network Security  

CSC 5438 Computer & Network Forensics  

CSC 6530 Ethics & Law in Information Security  

CSC 6536 Wireless, Mobile, & Cloud Computing  

CSC 6540 Development, Assessment, & Implementation of Information Security  

CSC 6522 Topics in Operating Systems  

CSC 6523 Topics in Computer Networking  

  • 6 additional hours of graduate CSC courses
  • All security courses applied to this program must be taken from Mississippi College.
  • Students are required to purchase textbooks and a membership in the ACM with the Digital Library.

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