Make a difference in the fight against cyber attacks

Recent cyber attacks have highlighted the importance of cybersecurity. Organizations need professionals at all levels—not just in the IT department—who understand the technical, legal and business aspects of cybersecurity risk management, as well as how to safeguard privacy.

Only the MS in Cybersecurity Risk Management from Indiana University will give you the unique—and valuable—ability to identify and mitigate a wide range of cyber threats in your chosen career path.

30credits to complete the degree

$25,000estimated in-state cost to complete degree (out-of-state cost = $43,000)

$90,000average median salary for cybersecurity professionals

IU’s MS in Cybersecurity Risk Management program breaks new ground by introducing today's leaders to the technical, legal, and business dimensions of cybersecurity. This multidisciplinary perspective is essential to understanding and mitigating cyber threats facing companies and countries today.

Scott Shackelford, Cybersecurity Program Chair

About the degree

Your MS in Cybersecurity Risk Management:

  • Can be customized to your schedule – you can enroll full-time on campus or online, or you can take up to five years to complete the degree.
  • Will include a capstone project in service of a real-world client.
  • Offers graduate career services options to all students.

Cybersecurity in demand

1-2 MILLIONprojected cybersecurity workforce shortfall by 2019

TOP JOBdesignation by the Bureau of Labor Statistics

5 of 6cybersecurity jobs require a degree