Program in Cybersecurity College of Engineering and Information Technology University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Program in Cybersecurity College of Engineering and Information Technology University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Baltimore, MD
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
25%
75%
student ratio
159
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
August 1
fall application deadline
73%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Cybersecurity Strategy And Policy Postbaccalaureate Certificate
    • Cybersecurity Master of Professional Studies (MPS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 36
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 31
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

73% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 104
    • Accepted 76
    • Acceptance Rate 73
    • Enrolled 48
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $70
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline August 1st August 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesBachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, engineering, and math, or information systems. Bachelor's degree in other field may be acceptable given relevant work experience. Additional materials required: CV and two letters of recommendation are required only for international students.
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJune 30
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students159
    • Female Percentage25%
    • Male Percentage75%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students159
    • Part-time Percentage84%
    • Full-time Percentage16%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino5%
    • Black / African American18%
    • White / Caucasian56%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian11%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races3%
    • Unknown7%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCyber-security strategy and policy
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Cybersecurity

College of Engineering and Information Technology
University of Maryland, Baltimore County

1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250
United States

Dr. Gary Carter

Professor and Chair

Phone: 410-455-3500
Email: carter@cs.umbc.edu

Dr. Richard Forno

Graduate Program Director

Phone: 410-455-5536
Fax: 410-455-3969
Email: richard.forno@umbc.edu


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