University of Delaware
Immerse yourself in a learning environment with a tradition of scholarship, research and innovation. The University of Delaware traces its origins to 1743 and stands today as one of the leading research institutions in the U.S., one of fewer than 3% with a Carnegie classification of very high research activity.1
A state-assisted land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant university, UD is actively engaged in the critical needs of our state, our nation and the global community as a whole. This dedication to discovery, development and advancement enables our faculty of active practitioners to design curriculum at the forefront of their respective fields of expertise.
Our students emerge prepared as leaders and experts, poised to make a difference on a personal, professional and societal level. They enter the job market as sought-after graduates of a university ranked 75th in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges national report,2 a distinction they share with successful alumni, including elected officials, inventors, and leaders in industry and service agencies.
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Master of Science in Cybersecurity
Gain advanced instruction to design secure software and systems that address critical cybersecurity issues touching every part of our world. This online master’s in cybersecurity combines the latest research and theory to provide you with the hands-on application to go beyond standard IT fundamentals. Learn from world-class faculty about developments in technology and security, and graduate prepared to excel as an elite cybersecurity expert.
UD’s M.S. in cybersecurity is a 30-credit program that can be completed in 24 months. In this program you will:
- Focus on engineering of secure software and systems
- Learn from active practitioners with strong corporate and military experience
- Advance your skills with an institution that is leading the field with its Cybersecurity Initiative, a center for research, training and partnerships
Graduates can expect to enter a promising job market where there is a high demand for cybersecurity experts in industries that include government, defense, finance, technology and business.
**PLEASE NOTE: Must have a bachelor of science degree in a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) in order to apply.**
M. Ed. In Teacher Leadership
With this flexible online program, you will have the opportunity to learn on your own schedule, from the convenience of your home. Our faculty, made up of experienced researchers and educators, will introduce practical solutions to the challenges you are facing in your classroom. During your weekly assignments, you will implement those lessons and participate in interactive discussions.
Schools need educators who can rise to the challenges of new teaching standards, policies and technologies; foster collaboration within the school and community; and help effect institutional change. The University of Delaware’s online master of education in teacher leadership will prepare you to become a guiding force in your school.
In this 30-credit (24-month) program, you will learn to:
- Analyze data to better identify your students’ needs
- Develop standards-aligned instruction and appropriate intervention methods
- Provide culturally relevant professional development
- Foster collaboration through technology
- Plan and enact positive changes in the school and community
Prepare to take on a teacher-leader role that will extend your sphere of influence beyond the walls of your classroom.