Center for Cybersecurity Education

Graduate Programs in Cybersecurity

Masters of Science (MS) in Cybersecurity, MBA with Cybersecurity Concentration & Graduate Cybersecurity Certificate

The Cybersecurity Programs in the Gupta College of Business are designed to offer students a real world cybersecurity education taught by Cybersecurity professionals. Since 2003, Cybersecurity program at UD has been a National Center of Academic Excellence by the National Security Agency (NSA) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

Masters of Science in Cybersecurity complete 30 hours (10 classes) in Cybersecurity, Ethics and Sustainability, Business Analytics, Leadership and an individual Research Practicum. MBA students wishing to add a Cybersecurity concentration, complete four additional classes. Students who complete six Cybersecurity classes are eligible for the Gradate Level Cybersecurity Certificate.

Course MS MBA Certificate Delivery Mode
CYBS 6350: Data Protection Online
CYBS 6355: Compliance and Legal Issues Online
CYBS 7350: Operational Cybersecurity Management Online
CYBS 7351: Strategic Cybersecurity Management Online
CYBS 7355: Penetration Testing & Vulnerability Assessment Online
CYBS 7359: Digital Forensics Online
BUAD 6300: Business Analytics   Classroom and Online
BUAD 6305: The Effective Leader   Classroom and Online
BUAD 8310: Business and Society     Classroom and Online
ACCT 6300: Accounting for Managers     Classroom and Online
MARK 6305: Value Based Marketing     Classroom and Online
FINA 6305: Managerial Finance     Classroom and Online
MANA 6307: Managing Complex Organizations     Classroom and Online
MANA 8320: Global Strategy     Classroom and Online
OPER 6305: Management of Operations     Classroom and Online
CYBS 8395: Research Practicum   Classroom and Online
BUAD 8390: The Capstone Experience     Classroom and Online
Total Hours 30 42 18  


The Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business uses a trimester system, with fall, spring and summer terms. With year-round classes and multiple starting points each term, students can choose from 12 week, 6 week, intensives or intermester classes.