Master of Engineering in the Field of Cybersecurity Policy and Compliance


The master of engineering in cybersecurity policy and compliance is an interdisciplinary program that draws courses from three areas of study across SEAS: computer science, electrical and computer engineering, and engineering management and systems engineering. The purpose of the MEng (CPC) degree is to capture the latest trends and issues from the field of cybersecurity to provide students the tools and skills necessary to stay in the forefront of this fast-changing discipline. The program is expected to attract prospective students with technical degrees, as well as those with nontechnical degrees who wish to study the complex issues of cybersecurity policy and compliance.

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Credit Requirements

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 30 credits in required courses.

CSCI 6012Cybersecurity and Privacy
CSCI 6532Information Policy
EMSE 6540Management of Information and Systems Security
CSCI 6013Security in Mobile Computing
CSCI 6534Information Security in Government
ECE 6132Secure Cloud Computing
EMSE 6542Cybersecurity Risk Management and Compliance
EMSE 6543Managing the Protection of Information Assets and Systems
EMSE 6544Auditing, Monitoring, and Intrusion Detection for Information Security Managers
EMSE 6546Cybercrime for Information Security Managers