Master of Science in Cyber Security Engineering

"They come out of here [UW Bothell] prepared. They understand the business aspects. They understand the security requirements. They're prepared to take jobs in policy or the technical fields." - Lynne Clark, Director of the National Security Agency's National Information Assurance Education and Training Program

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The Master of Science in Cyber Security Engineering at UW Bothell prepares students to protect today’s and tomorrow’s cyber systems with the necessary technical and leadership skills.

Supported by a collaborative and personal learning environment, students gain expertise and confidence in making difficult security trade-offs and carrying out essential changes to keep and maintain secure systems. Students have the opportunity to gain hands-on experience with faculty in a myriad of research areas such as penetration testing, emerging technologies, vulnerability analysis, network security, human-computer interaction, wireless security, and cryptography.

The MSCSE degree is designed to meet the needs of working professionals. Enrollment is either part-time or full-time, with courses meeting in the evening two or three times a week. Most students complete the program in just over two years.
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Deadlines for Autumn 2017

April 1, 2017 (International)
May 1, 2017 (Domestic)

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