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Liberty University - 2016

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Admissions Information

Graduate Admission to the College of Engineering

Master of Science in Cyber Security

1. Apply online or download graduate application and submit via mail.
2. $50.00 Deferred application fee (Assessed during financial check in)
3. Fax / scan all unofficial college transcripts. *Please Note* Unofficial transcripts can be used for acceptance purposes!
4. Mail Official College transcripts (sealed, unopened copy)
5. Regionally or nationally accredited Bachelor's degree in one of the following*:
Information Systems
Information Systems Management
Management Information Systems
Computer Science
Computer Programming
with at least a 3.0 GPA for admission in good standing

If the student does not have the appropriate Bachelor's degree, then the transcript will be evaluated for 3 hours and a minimum grade of "C" in each of the following:

Computer Programming (CSIS 209)
Algebra (Math 121 or higher)
Statistics (Math 201)
Networks (CSIS 331)

If students do not have these credits on their conferred bachelors transcripts, they are certainly allowed to fulfill the courses thorugh LU (Offerings may be limited) or another institution. Once completed, the student will need to submit the transcripts showing the completed coursework.

If these requirements are not met, then the BSIS checklist item will be rejected. An email will be generated, instructing the student to submit a resume to luoverify@liberty.edu which shows 5 years of IT experience (including a demostration of knowledge of networking and programming). The resume will be reviewed by Dr. Shaneck.

6. TOEFL scores for students who speak English as a second language (score of 600 paper-based test; 250 computer-based test; 80 internet-based test)

Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students

Doesn't differ from the standard admissions policy.

Note: International transcripts must be translated into English before submitting.

Residency Requirements

The Masters in Cyber Security is an online program; not applicable.

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

Master of Science in Cyber Security

1. Apply online or download graduate application and submit via mail.

2. $50.00 Deferred application fee (Assessed during financial check in)

3. Fax / scan all unofficial college transcripts. *Please Note* Unofficial transcripts can be used for acceptance purposes!

4. College transcripts (sealed, unopened copy)

5. Regionally or nationally accredited Bachelor's degree in one of the following*:

Information Systems
Information Systems Management
Management Information Systems
Computer Science
Computer Programming
with at least a 3.0 GPA for admission in good standing

If the student does not have the appropriate Bachelor's degree, then the transcript will be evaluated for 3 hours and a minimum grade of "C" in each of the following:

Computer Programming (CSIS 209)
Algebra (Math 121 or higher)
Statistics (Math 201)
Networks (CSIS 331)
If students do not have these credits on their conferred bachelors transcripts, they are certainly allowed to fulfill the courses thorugh LU (Offerings may be limited) or another institution. Once completed, the student will need to submit the transcripts showing the completed coursework.

If these requirements are not met, then the BSIS checklist item will be rejected. An email will be generated, instructing the student to submit a resume to luoverify@liberty.edu which shows 5 years of IT experience (including a demostration of knowledge of networking and programming). The resume will be reviewed by Dr. Shaneck.

6. TOEFL scores for students who speak English as a second language (score of 600 paper-based test; 250 computer-based test; 80 internet-based test)