With cyber attacks on the rise, the industry demand for professionals in cybersecurity has never been higher. The Master of Cybersecurity and Threat Intelligence offered by the School of Computer Science is a unique, cutting-edge program that trains graduates to become leaders in cybersecurity, cyber threat intelligence and digital forensics.
The Master of Cybersecurity and Threat Intelligence program is a fulltime, one-year, course-based program (3 semesters, or 12 months). Requirements of the program include completion of five core courses, one elective course and a culminating independent project wherein students produce an evidence-based solution to a complex cybersecurity problem in partnership with an industry or academic expert.
6 January 2020
University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East,
N1G 2W1, Canada
Applicants require a four-year honours degree in computer science or computer engineering, or another discipline with a minor in computer science or computer engineering.
A minimum average of 75% during the last four semesters of full-time study is required.
Relevant experience or background knowledge of Data Communication and Networking and Computer Programming
Applicants with proven skills and working experience in cybersecurity may be considered.
English Language Proficiency
Canadian Academic English Language Test (CAEL) - 70
International English Language Testing System (Academic) (IELTS) - 6.5
Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) - 85
Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE-A) Note: A minimum score of 60 must be achieved in each individual component - 60
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL Internet-based test (iBT)) Note: A minimum score of 21 must be achieved in each of the four categories (listening, speaking, reading, writing) – 89