Elective Courses

Elective Courses (20 credits)

Elective courses within the MSCSE give students the opportunity to delve further into cybersecurity applications and approaches or to explore a breadth of computer science topics. Elective options are dependent upon yearly scheduled course offerings, and should be chosen with the collaboration of your CSS Graduate Advisor.

Cybersecurity Engineering Elective Coursework (10 cr min)

Students must take a minimum of 10 credits from the following list of approved cybersecurity topics:

Computer Science Elective Coursework

Students may also take a maximum of 10 credits in computer science topics. This includes any CSS 500-level courses except CSS 514, 501, 502, 503, 506, 507, & 508.

Sample elective topics: