MS Master of Science in Information Systems and Technology Management Information Assurance and Security specialization
Career Outcomes & Job Titles
People who choose an online information assurance and security degree often seek careers as information assurance and security specialists.
Potential Employment Settings
- Community college
- Consulting firm
- Government — local, state, federal
- Land-based or online college or university
Common Job Titles/Positions*†
- Adjunct or part-time faculty
- Computer security specialist
- Data security analyst
- Data security consultant
- Director of information technology
- Information security manager
- Information security specialist/analyst
- IT auditor
- IT security architect
- IT security project manager
- Manager, computer security services
- Manager, security services
- Security engineer
- Network security administrator
*These examples are intended to serve as a general guide. Many factors determine what position an individual may attain and Capella can't guarantee a graduate will secure any specific job title.
†Some positions require licensure and/or other designations. We encourage you to research requirements for your job target and career goals.
School of Business and Technology Master's Degree Graduates
Data from graduates across all Business and Technology masters programs have been combined for these Career Outcomes results.
Our School of Business and Technology master's graduates report satisfaction with tasks and responsibilities and salary and benefits. The majority of graduates work in higher education, government/public sector, healthcare, information technology, aerospace, or consulting.
Percentage of respondents who answered "satisfied" or "very satisfied"
Source: Responses to the Alumni Outcomes Survey one year after graduation. The data were collected during Q3 2011 – Q2 2012.
Many master's degree graduates from the School of Business and Technology report advancing in their careers and receiving a salary increase, leadership role or promotion. They also say their Capella degrees garner recognition from employers.
Percentage of respondents who indicated they had accomplished each item
Source: Responses to the Alumni Outcomes Survey one year after graduation. The data were collected during Q3 2011 – Q2 2012