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Develop theories that help create new applications for improving information assurance and cybersecurity practice.
Evaluate technical and management approaches and think critically to find solutions to information technology issues.
Apply strategies that integrate best practices and tools in the field of information assurance and cybersecurity.
Formulate new theoretical constructs to advance knowledge for the information technology field.
Conduct scholarly research, communicate effectively, and develop professional skills in a chosen field or discipline.
Our PhD in Information Technology, Information Assurance, and
Cybersecurity program is designed to remove roadblocks for you and
demystify the dissertation process. This unique approach centers on
supporting you in three ways: through program structure, a dedicated
faculty and support team, and online resources. To help generate
momentum toward graduation, you’ll begin your dissertation early in
the program. Our faculty, support team, and online resources will help
guide you every step of the way.
Learn from faculty who hold doctorate degrees and have real-world experience in their field of study.
By maximizing your courseload, you may be able to save time and
money. Students pay a $5,000 flat-rate taking six or more
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Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
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Your PhD in Information Technology, Information Assurance and
Cybersecurity coursework provides opportunities for advanced skill
development and doctoral research in areas such as information
confidentiality, compliance, and risk management. The program includes
dissertation research seminars which allow you to
get an early start on your dissertation.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|TS8531||Network Security Advances|
|TS8533||Enterprise Security Risk Management|
|TS8535||System and Application Security Advances|
|TS8537||Assurance Controls and Compliance Management|
|TS8539||Security Governance and Management|
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Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our PhD in Information Technology, Information Assurance and Cybersecurity degree.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.