Program at a Glance
Program Director: Sérgio Tenreiro de Magalhães, PhD
Format: 100% online, instructor-led courses; no set class meeting time - 24/7 access to instruction and assignments
Credit Hours: 30 credit hours
Start Dates: 6 start dates per year (see academic calendar for details)
Program Structure: Two, online 8-week terms per semester, 3 semesters per year
Practical Hands-on Education: Using virtual environments and commercial and open source software, students are presented with assignments based on the challenges they face in the real world. For the duration of their study students have access to a range of commercial software, including VMware, EnCase, FTK, Carbon Black, Nuix, WinHex and XRY.
Time to Completion: 12 months if enrolled in two 3-credit courses each 8-week term for a total of 6 credits each term. Designed for flexibility, this program allows students to choose to take only one course per term and extend time to completion. Students have up to 6 years to complete the program.
Admissions: No GMAT or GRE required, minimum GPA of 2.5. For more information, visit our admission requirements.
Accreditation: New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)
Next Session Start Date: Jan. 7, 2019
Application Deadline: Nov. 23, 2018