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Accrediting Agency

New England Association of Schools and Colleges


755 Commonwealth Ave Boston, MA 02215 US

Institution Type

Private, not-for-profit, Higher Education

Online Enrollment


Calendar Type

7-week course sessions and three enrollment periods per year.

Delivery Format

Entirely Online

Carnegie Classification

Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Tech Requirements

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Geographic Restrictions


On Campus Requirement

Please see individual program record pages.

Boston University

Master of Science in Computer Information Systems - Security

Computer systems analysts, database administrators, and computer scientists are expected to be among the fastest growing occupations through 2014. Job increases will be driven by very rapid growth in computer system design and related services, which is projected to be one of the fastest-growing industries in the U.S. economy. Boston University's Master of Science in Computer Information Systems with a concentration in Information Security is designed for IT professionals who want to expand their careers in this fast-growing and highly-paid market. Your studies in this program will capitalize on your experience, and meet your needs by offering specialized training in management to prepare you for a managerial position within the computer science or information systems field. Boston University's program has been developed by industry leaders who know what it takes to succeed in today's marketplace.


Boston University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

Delivery Format

Entirely Online


Applicants must have a Bachelor's degree.