Information Security and Risk Management, Professional Science Master's (P.S.M.)

Our online Information Security and Risk Management master's program takes an applied approach to graduate education. Our courses bridge information technology with leadership, professional communication, and management skills.

Program Highlights

  • Courses taught by subject matter experts and professionals in their fields.

  • Develop executive-level communication skills that will help you advance into information security leadership roles.

  • Applied focus, balancing information security, risk management, psychology, communication, and business.

  • Asynchronous discussions and weekly activities.
  • The program is recognized by the Commission on Affiliation of Professional Science Master's Programs (PSM Commission). 

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university. 
  • A  brief overview of any (active or lapsed) certifications or training in information security or management, and any military service.
  • A 250-word personal statement documenting your experience with and passion for the field.
  • Professional resume

Additional Requirements for International Applicants:

Application Deadlines

  U.S. Citizens International Applicants
Fall Start Rolling May 1
Spring Start Rolling October 1
Summer Start Rolling N/A

 Time to Completion: 2 years


Graduate Coordinator Contact

Dr. Guarionex Salivia
guarionex.salivia@mnsu.edu
507-389-5311

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