Master of Science in Computer Science
The Master of Science in Computer Science (Computer Security) program was created in response to a direct need specified by both industry and government.
This unique degree highlights courses relevant to the practice of computer security research, development and deployment, and the secure operation of computer systems. Topics include development of systems that enforce security; cryptography and statistical analysis of attacks; and implementation and management of systems that depend on security technologies for correct operation.
A variety of career opportunities exist, but primarily in the areas of:
- Aerospace and Defense
- Computer Programming
- Computer Security
- Government Security
- Software Design
- Computer Simulation
- Information Technology
- Consulting Firms
DEN@Viterbi Student Services
Please visit How DEN@Viterbi Works for more information on our unique blended delivery model, allowing online students to fully engage with the on-campus classroom. Review how academic advisement, program orientations and course enrollment are facilitated for our DEN@Viterbi Students. Learn how lectures are viewed live or on-demand, and how our Instructional Support Center coordinates homework assignments and examinations.