Masters Programs in Computer Security

Compare 2 Masters Programs in Computer Security

Computer Security

A master’s degree is postgraduate education that deepens your knowledge in a particular field. Many individuals choose to earn this degree to step into a management position within their organization.

What is a Master in Computer Security? One of the growing threats in every business is that of computer hacking. You may learn how to protect the private data that is stored in the Cloud and on hardware. A master’s degree provides more advanced problem-solving specific to your field. You learn to design and develop solutions for the Internet using the latest technologies and architectures. With your degree, you may have to complete a thesis or research project before graduation. Many programs offer opportunities for internships with private organizations to get real-life experience that helps you launch your career.

The benefits of earning a master’s degree in computer security are much broader than simply advancing your education. You improve your competitiveness in the industry, and you increase the number of contacts that you have.

A master’s degree typically takes around two or three years to complete. The cost of the program varies by university. Because costs are set by the college, you will have to ask about the tuition fees.

With your Master in Computer Security, you will have many opportunities for a career. Both small and large businesses are facing computer threats. Every industry is vulnerable to data hacking, and it’s one of the biggest challenges in health care. The international private and public sectors need engineers who are able to find solutions to protect their information. A master’s degree often opens the door to management positions. You may choose to teach or advance your education by pursuing a PhD in the industry.  

Get started on your master’s degree today. With a background in computer technology, you will be on your way to a specialized career in no time. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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University/Inter-university Master’s Degree in Computer Security Engineering and Artificial Intelligence-1st edition

Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Spain Tarragona Portugal Tomar France Bordeaux Barcelona + 5 more

This master's degree aims to provide students with professional training in computer engineering, telematic engineering and related ambits that specialise in Computer Security and Artificial Intelligence. [+]

Masters in Computer Security. Master's Computer Security Engineering and Artificial Intelligence-1st edition This master's degree aims to provide students with professional training in computer engineering, telematic engineering and related ambits that specialise in Computer Security and Artificial Intelligence. Specifically, the master's degree: provides students with the skills to use advanced ICT for designing and implementing safe intelligent systems. provides students with the skills to use advanced ICT to ensure the safety of information in applications, services and ICT systems and the privacy of their users. provides students with the skills to lead, manage and carry out ICT systems projects based on Artificial Intelligence. provides students with the skills to innovate and conduct research in the field of Computer Security and Artificial Intelligence. Career opportunities The Master's produces professionals with the skills to work in the following positions, among others: Head of Computer Security and Artificial Intelligence projects. Management of groups of developers for Computer Security and Artificial Intelligence projects. Analyst of advanced ICT applications, particularly in the ambits of Computer Security and Artificial Intelligence. Academic and research career in universities and research centres. Language of instruction English. Student Profile Students wishing to study the master's degree should possess the following personal and academic qualities: Bachelor's degree in computer engineering Knowledge of Engineering Programming and Mathematics. Personal maturity and skills deriving from their previous university training that will be strengthened and improved further by the master's degree (e.g. work planning, knowledge of information research tools, oral and written communications skills, English,... [-]

Master in Security and Privacy (S&P)

EIT Digital Master School
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Germany Berlin Netherlands Eindhoven Finland Espoo United Kingdom London France Paris Sweden Stockholm Italy Trento Hungary Budapest Spain Madrid + 16 more

The programme in Security and Privacy focusses on the study of the design, development and evaluation of secure computer systems, which are also capable of ensuring privacy for future ICT systems. It follows a constructive security approach to teach the very complex and challenging field of information assurance. [+]

Why study the EIT Digital Security & Privacy programme? The EIT Digital Security & Privacy programme offers: Front line technical content within the field. Studies at two of Europe´s foremost technical universities leading to a double degree. A good integration with tailored Business courses in Innovation and Entrepreneurship. A thesis work well grounded in industrial problems. Access to the competence of eight EIT Digital innovation action lines, not least through a summer school between the two years. Access to the co-location centers and innovation ecosystems of the nine EIT Digital nodes. What is the programme all about? The programme in Security and Privacy focusses on the study of the design, development and evaluation of secure computer systems, which are also capable of ensuring privacy for future ICT systems. It follows a constructive security approach to teach the very complex and challenging field of information assurance. The aim is to provide students with an understanding of the concepts and technologies for achieving confidentiality, integrity, authenticity, and privacy protection for information processed across networks. What are the career opportunities for graduates from the programme? Graduates from the Security & Privacy master’s programme will qualify for jobs in international and local organizations in both technical and business roles. Typical titles are: (Cyber) Security consultant; Security Analyst; (Information) Security Architect; Operation Manager; Product Manager. Through their multidisciplinary attitude graduates are valuable in open innovation settings where different aspects (market, users, social aspects, media technologies) come together. They will easily find jobs within companies that... [-]