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Johns Hopkins University: MS Security Informatics

Dear Colleague,

We ask to share with your students the information on a unique educational program in information security. The Johns Hopkins University Information Security Institute (JHUISI) can provide them with the technical foundation and knowledge to meet the growing global demand for highly skilled professionals in information security, information assurance, and the privacy of electronic data.

Our full-time Master of Science in Security Informatics (MSSI) degree program is an immersive, three-semester program that provides educational, research and professional opportunities that are simply unparalleled in this rapidly expanding field.

While being mentored by recognized leaders in the field, the students will combine applied disciplines, including Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Information Technology, and Management and Policy while they benefit from our proximity to Washington, D.C. and our deep connections with federal agencies, key R&D institutions, and diverse industrial sectors.
  • We offer core courses in the most current topics in information security, such as Security and Privacy, Cryptography, Computer Forensics, Software Vulnerability Analysis, Intrusion Detection, Healthcare Security Management, Rights in Digital Age, and Financial Issues in Managing a Secure Operation.  
  • Our faculty will work with you to customize your educational experience to meet your unique goals. Our students take courses from across the School of Engineering, as well as at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory, and our Schools of Medicine and Arts and Sciences. We also offer exceptional dual-degree opportunities.
  • Qualified students may benefit from unique scholarship opportunities, including the Information Security Institute Fellowship, the National Science Foundation Scholarship for Service and the Department of Defense Information Assurance Scholarship Program.
  • Our technology and recruitment seminar series provide direct access to technical and business leaders in the field, and to the latest trends and challenges in the rapidly changing field of information security.
     
  • Johns Hopkins University has one of the largest and most close-knit alumni networks in the world. Recruitment events and networking opportunities will give you a competitive edge in the job market.
Please forward the information to anybody who may be interested. To find more, please visit our website or contact us directly at jhuisi-admissions@jhu.edu.

 Sincerely,

Xiangyang Li, Ph.D.
MSSI Program Director

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