RegisterSign In

Master of Science in Information Security - Managerial

Lewis University



Lewis University's online Master of Science in Information Security - Managerial degree was designed for those individuals who are looking to gain the broad understanding that is needed for managing the various components that are involved in securing the information of any organization.

This online information security degree program is a flexible online option for those who are looking to gain the knowledge that is needed for addressing the growing information security risks facing business and government.

This online information security management degree program will guide its students in developing their understanding of the various strategies for securing information and for influencing the laws and public policy on how information in secured.

Throughout the duration of this online degree in information security management degree, students will partake in courses that cover topics, such as:

  • Computer Organization
  • Principles of Programming
  • Introduction to Information Security
  • Data Networking
  • Operating Systems and Distributed Systems
  • Intrusion Detection, Response and Recovery
  • Encryption and Authentication Systems
  • Legal and Ethical Issues in Information Security
  • Computer Forensics
  • Operational and Organizational Security
  • Information Security Strategies and Risk Management
  • IT Governance and Compliance
  • Security Assurance Principles
  • Project Management and Information Security
  • Securing Windows
  • Securing Linux
  • Database Management and Security
  • Wireless Security
  • Secure Programming
  • Information Security Project
  • Information Security Certification Prep

As a student in this online degree in information technology management, individuals will explore the theories and practices that are at the heart of IT security at a global level, and will work to develop the advanced knowledge that is required for complex information technologies, as well as the multi-layered issues on the legal and ethical levels facing IT security professionals.

Graduates of this online degree in information security management will have the skills and understanding that is needed for analyzing, and strategizing in unconventional ways, and developing creative and innovative problem solving methods in the ensuring the safety of any organization information.

Accreditation Information

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Similar degree programs