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Online Master's in Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics

Earn Your M.S. Degree Online in Cybersecurity & Digital Forensics

Explore Our Cybersecurity Program

Stevenson University Online’s Master’s in Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics provides advanced education for experienced IT professionals interested in the analysis of forensically collected and acquired digital evidence. Our graduate digital forensics program trains technology professionals to preserve, acquire, analyze, interpret, and document critical findings. As cyber forensics is an in-demand yet evolving field, companies now require the skills of certified IT professionals with cyber forensics master’s degrees.

Why SUO? Our specialized virtual lab environment allows students to:

  • Utilize state-of-the-art forensic technology to gain hands-on advanced forensic experience
  • Run real-life events like thefts of electronic information, cyber-attacks, and other scenarios
  • Complete coursework, train and gain experience entirely online

This real-world training provides the foundation for practical education and dovetails with Stevenson University's mission to embrace career planning while encompassing critical learning tasks.

With no GRE requirements, no application fees and just 36-credit hours, we make it easy for professionals aspiring to earn a Master’s Degree in Cybersecurity and Digital Forensics online. Our online digital forensics program offers students:

  • Career-focused courses that are built to enhance professional competencies
  • Personalized attention in a supportive online community
  • Convenient, online sessions tailored to the demanding schedules of working professionals

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  • Careers

    Course and Career Opportunities at Stevenson University Online

    Cybersecurity or Digital Forensic Career

    • Cyber Security Engineer
    • Cyber Security Analyst
    • Network Engineer/ Architect
    • Cyber Crime Analyst
    • Cyber Security Architect
    • IT Auditor
  • Courses

    Some of the Courses You Could Take

    Students in our online master's degree in cybersecurity and digital forensics could take any of the following courses:

    • CYBF 643 Incident Response and Evidence Collection    
    • CYBF 644 Windows Forensic Examinations    
    • CYBF 662 Network Penetration Testing    
    • CYBF 680 Legal Compliance and Ethics    
    • CYBF 685 Malware Detection, Analysis, and Prevention    
    • CYBF 710 Mock Intrusion and Response    
    • FSIS 642 File Systems Forensic Analysis    
    • FSIS 646 Windows Intrusion Forensic Investigations    
  • Admissions/Tuition


    • Completed online application.
    • Official college transcripts from all previous academic work. If the transcripts are from an institution located outside of the United States, students must submit an official course-by-course transcript evaluation from an organization that is a current member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES). A member list is available on the NACES website.
    • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in past academic work.
    • Bachelor's degree in a technical or quantitative field of study OR related professional work experience (highly recommended).
    • Personal statement.
    Tuition Rate Standard
    Per Credit $695.00
    Per Course (3-Credits) $2,085.00
    • Stevenson University offers a partnership tuition rate through our relationships with local community colleges, hospitals, and organizations. A full list of our partners can be found here.
    • Stevenson University Online has simplified the cost of your online master's degree by eliminating all fees. 
    • Financial aid packages are offered to those who qualify.
  • Certificate Options

    Digital Forensics Certificate Option

    Stevenson offers a fully-online graduate certificate for those interested in advancing their career in cybersecurity and digital forensics. 

    Explore our range of Legal, Criminal Justice, and Forensic programs:



    Post-Baccalaureate Certificates

  • Ranked #5 Best Online Bachelor’s in Computer Forensics
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  • Ranked Best Online Master's in Cybersecurity
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