Cybersecurity Management Curriculum

The 36-unit master of cybersecurity management is a part-time program for working professionals with 5+ years of work experience in technology.

A 15-unit graduate certificate in cybersecurity management is also offered and can be transferred into the degree program at any time. This program also offers the option to enroll in up to 9 units in program approved courses with the Olin Business School.

Required Courses (Choose 5)

  • The Art and Science of Risk Management (T81-5502)
  • Systematic View of Cybersecurity and Information Assurance (T81-560)
  • View from the Bridge: Leading an Information Security Team (T81-561)
  • Applied Cybersecurity Practices in Cyber Warfare (T81-562)
  • Enterprise Network Security (T81-567)
  • Emerging Technologies and Innovation (T81-581B)
  • Taking Down the Cyber-Criminal - Post-breach Incident Analysis & Investigation (T81-612)


Business Elective Courses (Choose 3)

  • Financial Principles of the Company (T60-502)
  • Information Management and Enterprise Transformation (T82-507D)
  • Communication Excellence for Influential Leadership (T81-584)
  • Negotiation (B66-524)


Electives (Choose 3)

  • Data Warehousing (T81-575)
  • Security Auditing (T81-578)
  • Advanced Risk Analysis and Response Planning (T81-556)
  • Privacy In The Digital Age (T81-557)
  • Mobile Security and BYOD (T81-587)
  • Cryptography (T81-588)
  • Foundations in Project Management (T81-5504)


Capstone (Required)

  • Capstone Course (T81-585)

Registration, Tuition Fees & Payment Policies

Qualified veterans: WashU School of Engineering & Applied Science and the VA will cover 100 percent of your graduate tuition.

Contact Us

Pam Struttmann
Director of Student Recruiting
314-935-5484

sever@wustl.edu