Cybersecurity, MS

Total Credits: 30

GRE Required: No

Minimum Language Test Scores: 550 (TOEFL PBT), 79-80 (TOEFL IBT), 6.5 (IELTS), 53 (PTE) or 100 (Duolingo)

Degree Awarded: M.S.

Supporting Documents Required:

  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Resume/CV
  • Personal Statement
  • Statement of Purpose 


  • Candidates must have a 3.00 undergraduate GPA and a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering or a Bachelor's degree in another field along with the following required post-secondary coursework:
  1. Calculus
  2. A programming language course (preferably C++)
  3. A course in algorithms/data structure
  4. A course covering computer organization and microprocessors
  5. a lab course in microprocessors 

Conditional admission can be offered to candidates lacking one or more of the pre-requisite courses. Full admission to the program would be contingent upon successful completion of the required coursework at City College or another accredited college or university.

Program Advisor: Jonathan Akeley

For more information, please visit the Program Website.