Welcome to SUU's Cybersecurity with Information Assurance Program

Cybersecurity is a topic on our collective mind. In recent years, cybersecurity has emerged as a major focus of national and international concern, as technology brings benefits, threats, and vulnerabilities to the forefront.

No time to attend class full-time? We get it. That’s why you can enjoy the flexibility of any start semester, an ideal schedule for working professionals with a lot on their plate.

No matter the background or interests you bring, your educational experience is our top priority. We will help you to find the best match for your education and career goals here. Our degree programs are 100 % online providing the flexibility allowing students and working professionals to work at their own pace. Although we offer a 100 % online degree and you might never meet your professors in person, but that doesn’t mean you’ll be just another name. We are Student-centered engagement CSIA Online program, where faculty hold virtual office hours and use a variety of tools such as email, Canvas, Slack and Zoom to connect with students and provide frequent feedback.

We have Top-tier faculty, members comprising of professors and industry members (adjunct professor), robust curriculum with Real-world experience. Our professors have years of industry experience in government agencies, private companies, academia and more. They understand how to succeed in their field and have practical experience and professional connections to share with the students.

Our program is housed in the Computer Science & Cybersecurity Department, College of Engineering and Computational Sciences. The Program will provide state-of-the-art education into the world of design, planning, and management of cyber systems, as well as the procedures for protecting cyber systems and infrastructure from external threats.

Once again, I welcome you to MS-CSIA and look forward to helping you succeed and achieve your educational and career goals.

Shalini Kesar, Ph.D., MPhil, MSc, BA

Director, MS-CSIA Program, Professor of Cybersecurity


Meet with Dr. Kesar