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2013-2015 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

National Security, M.S., Information Protection and Security Concentration


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Candidates are required to complete a minimum of 36 credits of graduate work, which may include an internship in national security. Transfer credit from other institutions may be permitted subject to the Graduate School policy on transfer credit detailed elsewhere in this catalog.

Students in the program are required to complete 15 credits of core courses, 9 credits of restricted electives and 12 credits of general electives with advisor approval. Students must complete a capstone requirement of either NSPS 6690 - Research Project I  or NSPS 6693 - National Security Internship I  as part of the program; or NSPS 6697 , NSPS 6698 , NSPS 6699 - Thesis III .

M.S., National Security


Candidates are required to complete a minimum of 36 credits of graduate work, which may include an internship in national security. Transfer credit from other institutions may be permitted subject to the Graduate School policy on transfer credit detailed elsewhere in this catalog.

Students in the program are required to complete 18 credits of core courses and 18 credits of general electives.  Students must complete a capstone requirement of either NSPS 6690 - Research Project I  or NSPS 6693 - National Security Internship I  as part of the program; or NSPS 6697 , NSPS 6698 , NSPS 6699 - Thesis III .

Concentration in Information Protection and Security


This concentration provides a unique approach to the issue of cyberterrorism and the protection of information management systems within our national security agencies. Students will be prepared for the responsibilities of protecting agency or corporate information systems. The basics of information systems security as well as the legal issues and cyber-response strategies are evaluated.  Students learn through hands-on experience using industry software and practices.

Plus six credits from the following M.S. National Security electives:


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