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Master of Professional Studies in Strategic Cyber Operations and Information Management – Arlington and Ashburn, VA
Become a Leader in the Growing Field of Cyber Security
GW is a designated as a Federal Center for Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Research by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security.
Law enforcement, public safety and homeland security professionals depend more and more on information technology and a secure digital infrastructure. Consequently, the demand for strategic cyber security experts with the necessary understanding of policy and procedure is growing rapidly. Rise to the challenge and learn the mission-critical skills to secure your organization’s infrastructure.
“The… GW College of Professional Studies Master of Strategic Cyber Operations and Information Management will help fill a critical gap in education aimed at meeting the burgeoning challenge of computer network security.”
-David J. Smith, Ambassador, Senior Fellow and Cyber Center Director, Potomac Institute for Policy Studies
Gain Practical Knowledge from Experts in the Field
This program was developed for working professionals from the military, homeland security and private sectors who want to gain the expertise to address current and emerging challenges in cyber space. You will learn strategies and practices that will empower you to manage critical information in the fight against hackers, terrorism, cyber criminals. This program will also enhance the cyber security leadership skills of current homeland security and criminal justice professionals, preparing the next generation of strategic leaders who work to secure the country's digital infrastructure.
- Learn from acknowledged leaders in the fields of cyber security and information management who bring first-hand experience to the classroom.
- A strong focus on policy, practical experience and strategic application of knowledge. The curriculum was designed in consultation with the Department of Homeland Security and the military, the Integrated Justice Information Systems Institute, experts in law enforcement, and key private organizations working in the fields of cyber security and information management. Click here to see a list of endorsements. [link to testimonials page]
- Convenient classes are offered in a hybrid format online with evening classes at GW’s Arlington Education Center and weekend classes at the Ashburn, VA campus
Click here to receive more information about this program.
“After reviewing the Proposal for the Masters in Strategic Cyber Operations and Information Management for George Washington University, I wholeheartedly endorse the program. Today, our daily lives depend on cyberspace, and that dependence is growing.”
-Punch Moulton, Major General, Air Force, Retired
Frederic Lemieux, Ph.D.
Frederic Lemieux, Ph.D.
Assistant Program Director