Master of Science in Cybersecurity Management

Beginning in Spring 2025, this master's degree is offered to exclusively online students. It will be available to new students who take all courses in the degree program online for $550 per credit hour.

The Master of Science in Cybersecurity Management (MSCM) program is designed to equip leaders to future-proof their organizations through integrated risk management. Leaders will have the ability to navigate their organization’s digital transformation through a strong foundation in strategic, operational, and technology risk management.

We take an interdisciplinary approach to Cybersecurity Management through the lens of Security by Design, Digital Ethics, Privacy, Compliance, Agile ways of working, Digital Transformation, and a Risk optimization mindset by embedding trust.

More than an Education

“Zoe vitae” (Eternal life) is the motto of our program which we believe is achieved through the finished work of Christ. The Word of God plays an integral part in our teaching. Courses are taught by exceptional faculty who work as C-level executives, Vice Presidents, Directors. In short, we bring the industry to you. Our teaching style is to be a guide on the side than be a sage on the stage.

 We are a teaching University, and our focus is on the holistic development of our students. We help you determine your "why," get the bigger picture on how the program relates to your calling, how it falls in place in a grander scheme of things, address your hopes and fears, determine academic, career goals, and help customize courses to meet your needs.

Marked by Service

Our mission is to “To nurture and mold students to be the best Cybersecurity professionals through Christ-centered education, superlative campus experience, experiential learning as well as fostering relations with the Business Information Security world enabling them to be Christ-centered servant leaders as well as effective Alumni.” We are here to help you in your journey and are dedicated to your success.

Meet the M.S. in Cybersecurity Management Program Director

"Our goal is to future-proof leaders and thereby transform organizations through the finished work of Christ."

- Sharon Gorikapudi, Program Director
(214) 333-7252 |

Sharon Gorikapudi

Program Details

The focus of the M.S. in Cybersecurity Management program is on experiential learning through internships wherein students solve real-world business problems in digital risk management and associated practices. Students will explore how the interaction among management, cybersecurity, leading technology, privacy, and ethical leadership provides strong solutions. The result is a graduate with the ability to transition into both disruptive and traditional organizations. This program is relevant to students who are looking for jobs, in career transition or planning to switch careers/sectors. 

Additional M.S. in Cybersecurity Management Program Information

Admission Requirements

View DBU Graduate School’s admission requirements.

Admission to one graduate program does not guarantee admission to another. Applicants who show potential for graduate study but do not meet the criteria for Full Admission may be admitted for up to 12 hours under provisional status. Students admitted under Provisional Admission will be granted Full Admission upon successful completion of 12 credit hours and fulfillment of the conditions of their admission as determined by the Master’s Degrees Admission Committee.

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Dallas Baptist University is nationally accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) to offer the following business degrees: Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.), Bachelor of Business Studies (B.B.S.), Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), and Master of Arts in Management (M.A.M.) degrees. The Master of Science in Cybersecurity Management has been recently instituted and will be offered for accreditation within the appropriate timeframe.