Engineering Science (Cybersecurity) MS

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Program Description

The Engineering Science MS program with a course focus in Cybersecurity is an interdisciplinary program in partnership with the UB School of Management. This program is designed for graduates and IT professionals looking to enhance their knowledge and expertise in cybersecurity. It equips students with the necessary skills to pursue various roles, including cybersecurity analysts, engineers, administrators, or consultants in industries or government sectors.

The curriculum encompasses essential concepts in cybersecurity, covering foundational principles and imparting practical skills. Students will gain hands-on experience applying security solutions and utilizing tools to safeguard cyber infrastructures. The program emphasizes real-world applications in sectors such as healthcare, manufacturing, and transportation systems, enabling students to protect critical systems from cyber threats effectively.

Program Contact

School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Office of Graduate Education
415 Bonner Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260

Instruction Method

  • In Person (100 percent of courses offered in person)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

Credits Required

  • 30 Hours


  • 1 to 2 Years

Application Fee

  • $85

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.