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Compare PhD Programs in IT Security

A PhD or Doctor of Philosophy is a postgraduate academic degree awarded by universities. Once one attains a PhD he or she may often be referred to as a doctor.

IT security is concerned with ensuring that electronic systems, such as computers, phones, and smart devices, are protected from disruption. It involves preventing and combating theft, cyber attacks, and accidents that can damage computer systems.

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University of Fairfax

As a doctoral student, all of your courses here will explore relevant cybersecurity policy issues in enterprise management, you'll complete a cybersecurity project in eac ... [+]

This degree program helps students to advance their careers as consultants or professional managers in the Information Security and Assurance fields. In this program, students undertake solution-oriented applied field research projects which address relevant industry problems and contribute to the advancement of knowledge in the practice of Information Assurance.

This program fosters the development of students who:

Are recognized as practitioners with expertise in a specialized field of study relevant to the cybersecurity community Apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills in the analysis of information assurance issues Utilize an evidence-based approach to solution identification when addressing problems relevant to the cybersecurity community Demonstrate competence in conducting solution-focused field research relevant to information assurance practitioners Make continuing contributions to knowledge and practice in the field of cybersecurity Program Objectives ... [-]
USA Roanoke
March 2019
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