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Master programs provides the same title for the degree - the Master. Postgraduate studies such as Masters of Science are shortened MSc. The Master of Science in Management program or the Master of Science of Management education are postgraduate programs in common management. This means that students receive an academic education with depth of reflection and abstraction. Masters usually can be classified as Master of Science (MSc) or the popular Master of Arts (MA). The Master of Science (MSc) usually is given for successfully achieving postgraduate programs with a science or technical point of convergence.

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Distance education or distance learning is a way of delivering education and instruction, often on an individual basis, to students who are not physically present on campus.

The USA remains the world’s most popular destination for international students. Universities in the US dominate the world rankings and the country also offers a wide variety of exciting study locations. State university systems are partially subsidized by state governments, and may have many campuses spread around the state, with hundreds of thousands of students.

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Virginia International University

The Master of Science in Information Systems (MIS) is designed to prepare students for positions in information systems and related fields. The curriculum is focused on g ... [+]

The Master of Science in Information Systems (MIS) is designed to prepare students for positions in information systems and related fields. The curriculum is focused on gaining a better understanding of the use of information systems to enhance business processes and the decision-making process associated with them. Business theory is merged with information systems theory to prepare leaders for success in public and private business environments. Practical applications are emphasized throughout the curriculum.

Program Objectives

The main objective of VIU's MIS program is to provide a comprehensive understanding of information systems in organizations. The program aims to equip students with the knowledge and skills that enable them to focus on integrating information technology solutions and business processes to meet the information needs of businesses and other enterprises in order to achieve objectives in an effective and efficient way. The program also teaches students to: identify and solve problems using analytical and critical thinking skills; communicate effectively using visual, mathematical, and language skills in the modes of oral and written presentations; develop a macro-vision understanding that the world is a set of related systems, and that problem solving contexts do not exist in isolation. Finally, the program strives to teach students to contribute to cross-functional teams, including geographically dispersed teams.... [-]

USA Fairfax
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Online
University of Fairfax

Learn from seasoned security practitioners and utilize cutting-edge curriculum to take your cybersecurity credentials to the next level. The University of Fairfax Master’ ... [+]

Earn Your University of Fairfax Cyber Security Master's Degree Online

The accredited Master of Science in Cybersecurity Management (MSCSM) degree program consists of 12 online courses.

Learn from seasoned security practitioners and utilize cutting-edge curriculum to take your cybersecurity credentials to the next level. The University of Fairfax Master’s program was developed by industry experts and allows you to explore the full spectrum of the cybersecurity field.

Degree Program Objectives

The MSCSM degree program develops professionals who:

are recognized as knowledgeable and qualified practitioners in a specialized field of information security possess a depth of knowledge of current cybersecurity practices apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills in the analysis of issues relevant to the cybersecurity community utilize secondary research competencies in the investigation and selection of best-practice solutions to information security challenges demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to address a specialized area of information security management Degree Program Outcomes ... [-]
USA Roanoke
March 2019
Online
Old Dominion University

This program is meant for students with a strong background in computer science. ODU's Computer Science Department supports in-depth study at the graduate level in areas ... [+]

This program is meant for students with a strong background in computer science. ODU's Computer Science Department supports in-depth study at the graduate level in areas such as bioinformatics, data mining, digital libraries, high-performance computing, networking, cyber security, software engineering, and computational foundations. Courses in our Cyber Security graduate certificate program may be applied towards this master's degree in Computer Science.

Required Courses 31-34 credit hours

This program has three options:

Courses-only: 34 credit hours minimum, including a 1-credit-hour colloquium. The final comprehensive exam includes a written report and an oral exam. Project: 34 credit hours minimum, including a 1-credit-hour colloquium and 3-credit-hour Masters Project. The final comprehensive exam consists of a written project report and oral presentation of the results. Thesis: 31 credit hours minimum, including a 1-credit-hour colloquium and 6-credit-hour Masters Thesis. The final comprehensive exam consists of an oral thesis defense and thesis document. Online Learning Environment ... [-]
USA Norfolk
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
Online