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Information Assurance - Cyber Defense, Bachelor

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Marquette, MI, United States
The mission of the Information Assurance - Cyber Defense Major at the Northern Michigan University is to engage students with relevant academic and related programs that prepare them for a variety of successful careers and responsible engagement in society.
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Overview

The Information Assurance - Cyber Defense Major at the Northern Michigan University offers degree programs that foster intellectual curiosity, leadership, ethical behavior and global awareness, as well as provide quality content knowledge and develop problem solving, decision making and communication skills. 

Career

Students are encouraged to work together on class projects, pursue internship opportunities and participate in college and university study abroad experiences.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    122 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Software Development 
  • Computer Science 
  • Introduction to Networks and Security 
  • Systems Analysis and Design 
  • Systems Development Project 
  • Internship in Computer Information Systems 
  • Database Management Systems

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • Graduate from high school with an academic grade point average of 2.25 or better;
  • Attain a minimum ACT composite score of 19 or a minimum 990 SAT Total Score.
  • Successfully complete core course work for secondary school preparation. Students who have earned a GED or equivalent are also considered for admission.

Tuition Fee

  • National

    16225 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
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  • In-State

    10729 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10729 USD per year and a duration of .
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Living costs for Marquette

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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