Unique 100% Cybersecurity Focus

The University of Fairfax is the only accredited graduate university in the nation exclusively dedicated to cybersecurity. As a result, we are a leading provider of senior cybersecurity professionals to both the public and private sectors.

High profile employers hire and promote our students and alumni as cybersecurity specialists, managers, and executives.    » View some of our graduate testimonials

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Cybersecurity Doctorate

Cybersecurity Doctorates
The University of Fairfax, Doctorate of Information Assurance (DIA) is distinguished among cybersecurity leaders. Our doctoral students have diverse professional objectives such as becoming a cybersecurity leader, policymaker, applied researcher or academic. Your admissions advisor will guide you to pursue the doctoral program that best fits your career goals and interests.    » Continue reading

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Cybersecurity Master's Degree Online


The accredited Master of Science in Information Security Management (MSISM) degree program consists of 12 online courses.

The MSISM consists of 36 semester credits beyond a baccalaureate degree, including 12 credits towards a specialization, enabling you to tailor your program of study to your particular professional interests and goals.    » Continue reading

University of Fairfax
Cybersecurity Graduate Certificates


A Cybersecurity Graduate Certificate will augment your technical competence, management skills and project experience within a specialized field of practice in cybersecurity and enable you to add an advanced academic credential to your resume.

Our two most popular graduate certificates lead to the CISSP and two CNSS/NSA certifications:

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U of F Cybersecurity Education Path

Education Path
Distinguish yourself and advance your cybersecurity career by following the University of Fairfax Online Cybersecurity Education Path. No matter which graduate program you pursue, all of your courses will explore relevant cybersecurity policy and management issues, and you will complete a cybersecurity project in each course. You can apply what you learn and make significant contributions in your workplace right away.
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