Online Master’s in Cybersecurity Degree

Prepare to become a cyber defense and intelligence leader

Countering the rise of cyber threats depends on versatile, intelligent professionals like you. With the online MS in Cybersecurity program from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies, you can become a skilled leader ready to protect the data of businesses, government agencies, and citizens.

Our online master’s in cybersecurity program helps you develop technical and conceptual competencies for advancing in this growing field. You’ll also complete a Cyber Defense and Intelligence track to build expertise in gathering and analyzing data for mitigating financial threats, securing sensitive information, and more.

Online with a Capstone

2 Years

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Build Analytical and Technical Skills for Cybersecurity Roles

The Middlebury Institute presents cybersecurity through a global lens. You’ll complete 12 cybersecurity graduate courses that provide hands-on education on identifying and protecting organizations against domestic and international cyber threats.

Security Operations

Explore the workflows and technologies used for cyber defense functions in a security operations center.

Data Analysis

Learn to collect, analyze, manage, and visualize data to make evidence-based cybersecurity decisions.

Policy Analysis

Delve into policies, standards, frameworks, and best practices relevant to cybersecurity governance.

Online Learning, Flexible Format

When you learn online with the Middlebury Institute of International Studies, you can focus on advancing your education and career while maintaining your current schedule. Our part-time, online degree options were designed for professionals with busy lives.

Emerge as a Cybersecurity Leader

Our cybersecurity graduate program provides mentoring and networking opportunities that will prove valuable to your career. In addition to developing in-demand skills, you’ll prepare to seek CompTIA and ISC2 certifications relevant to cybersecurity careers across the nation.

5 Rewarding Cybersecurity Careers

  1. Information Security Analyst: $112,000 median annual salary1
  2. Cyber Operations Analyst: $91,696 average annual salary2
  3. Cybersecurity Specialist: $111,219 average annual salary3
  4. Data Security Officer: $96,617 average annual salary4
  5. Chief Security Officer: $157,251 average annual salary5

Do You Want to Change the World? We Will Teach You How.

The Middlebury Institute of International Studies is a graduate school of Middlebury College and a training ground for developing and implementing practical solutions. It is home to some of the world’s leading experts who will be your mentors, teaching you how to take your education and experience and make the difference you want in the world.

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  1. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, “Information Security Analysts.” Retrieved March 12, 2024, from
  2. “Cyber Operations Analyst Salaries in the United States.” Retrieved March 12, 2024, from
  3. “Cybersecurity Specialist Salaries in the United States.” Retrieved March 12, 2024, from
  4. Payscale. “Average Data Security Officer.” Retrieved March 12, 2024, from
  5. Payscale. “Average Data Security Officer.” Retrieved March 12, 2024, from