​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Master of Science in Applied ​​Security & Analytics

Big Data Without the Big Costs and Hassle

Enhance your IT knowledge through Findlay's online Master of Science in Applied Security and Analytics Program. Our advanced courses in leadership, big data analytics, and cybersecurity will expand your business skills in strategic planning, finance, security, and project management.

The program is offered online and​ on-campus and can be completed in two years. Classes start in the fall and spring semesters each year.

Apply today and start classes in August 2022!​

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Business Analytics degrees

Courses designed to teach you:

  • Project Management
  • Management of Information Technology
  • Applied Security Principles
  • Statistical Methods for Business Analytics
  • Secure Coding
  • Advanced Software Engineering
  • Data Mining for Decision Making
  • Predictive Analysis

A Master's Degree in Applied Security and Analytics, in addition to your work experience, can prepare you to meet the job market demand.

Digital Risk Officer - must meet the ever-growing need for consistent, organization-wide responses to digital business risk. It is estimated that one-third of large companies that have a digital component will have a digital risk officer role or equivalent.

Earning potential - over $150,000.

Analytics Practice Leaders - have a key competitive priority of being able to capture and synthesize massive amounts of data now available from customer interactions, supply chain feedback, and other sources.

Earning potential - over $100,000.

Chief Digital Officer - tech-savvy individuals who understand the business and the vision of an organization so they can develop effective strategies for mobile and digital platforms.

Earning potential - $148,000 to $280,000.

Chief Growth Officer - use big data to identify growth opportunities across digital media and technology.

Earning potential - over $100,000.

Chief Information Security Officer - develop contingency plans and manage security breaches and maintain policies to protect privacy, brand reputation and customer trust.

Earning potential - over $130,000.

Source: Monster.com and CTPartners' Hot Jobs Forecast

Professional Science Masters Degree

The Master of Science in Applied Security and Analytics is an affiliated Professional Science Master's (PSM) program. According to the PSM website, PSM programs serve the needs of scientists who want to improve their skills in business. They are designed to fill a management need for technology-based companies, governmental agencies, and non-profit organizations. The business training is complemented by advanced science training in pertinent fields depending on the degree of science/engineering focus.'

This degree program is eligible for Choose Ohio First scholarship funding. ​

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