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Online Master of Science in Cyber Operations and Resilience

Defend and protect organizations from malicious cyberattacks as a cyber industry leader. The online graduate cyber program prepares you to meet security challenges head-on and teaches you how to design, remediate and operate resilient information systems and networks.

Ideal for students with professional, military or law enforcement backgrounds, the cyber operations master’s degree allows you to choose between technical and non-technical tracks to earn your degree online.

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Next Application Deadline: Sept.15


The application deadline for the second fall seven-week session has passed. Apply now to start classes in January.

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The cyber operations master’s degree is delivered in a convenient, 100% online format featuring seven-week courses and six start dates a year. All application materials must be received by the deadline to be considered for the program. You must apply separately for admission to Boise State University.

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About the Cyber Operations Master’s Degree

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Boise State’s online cyber programs are aligned with the industry’s top training, cloud and technology solutions providers. VMware IT Academy, Palo Alto Academy and Cisco Networking Academy have joined our growing list of partners who provide free access to training resources for our students.

The Master of Science in Cyber Operations and Resilience is an industry-informed program that can transform your education and career prospects. Gain hands-on experience with the program’s online Cyber Operations and Resilience Learning Lab and learn information technology and cybersecurity tools, techniques and processes that are used in the cyber industry.

Boise State’s online cyber master’s degree was also recently ranked by Cybersecurity Guide as the 8th best online program nationwide for affordability.

Customizable Learning Paths

Through complementary technical and non-technical tracks, the graduate cyber program provides you with optional certificates, hands-on experiential learning, learning by teaching and practical application on your path to a master’s degree.

Real-World Application

The cyber operations master’s degree prepares you with the knowledge, skills and expertise needed to maintain the operational effectiveness of complex business, academic, government information and physical systems.

Designed for You

The online graduate cyber program is designed to help you advance your career within the cyber workforce. Online, asynchronous courses and part- or full-time schedules help you earn a graduate degree without pressing pause on the rest of your life.

Graduate Cyber Certificates

As a graduate cyber student, you will earn an advanced degree, graduate certificates and industry credentials as part of your cyber operations master’s degree.

Graduate certificates can also be earned as stand-alone credentials. These nine-credit cyber certificates can be completed in as few as two semesters.

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From application to graduation, students are supported throughout their journey at Boise State.

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Support Cyber Students

Donate to the CORe Scholarship Fund and help a cyber student prepare for a changing world.

Follow the link and select “Other” under the designation. Type in “CORe Scholarship” to ensure your donation goes to cyber students.

Cyber Program News

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Students in Boise State Online’s cyber operations master’s degree can be found across the nation.

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