Western Governors University

Millcreek, UT
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Best Online Master’s in Cybersecurity Degrees for 2023-24

  • ACCEPTANCE RATE
  • 100%
  • AVERAGE UNDERGRADUATE GPA
  • 3.0
  • CONCENTRATIONS OFFERED
  • Cybersecurity and information assurance
  • CREDITS REQUIRED TO GRADUATE
  • 34
  • ENROLLED
  • 1,564
  • TUITION
  • $505 per credit

Western Governors University doesn’t require applicants to submit a GRE score to qualify for admission into its online master’s degree program in cybersecurity and information assurance. For the 2021-2022 year, the program had an acceptance rate of 100%. International applicants are required to submit TOEFL scores and the program has a one-year retention rate of 77%. No letters of recommendation are required for the 34 credit-hour program.

Most Affordable Online Master’s in Cybersecurity Degrees for 2022-23

  • ACCEPTANCE RATE
  • 36%
  • AVERAGE UNDERGRADUATE GPA
  • 3
  • CREDITS REQUIRED TO GRADUATE
  • 30
  • ENROLLED
  • 1,593
  • TUITION
  • $27,870

Western Governors University ranked No. 3 on Fortune’s list of the best online master’s in cybersecurity programs in 2022. The program does not require applicants to submit a GRE score to qualify. However, applicants must possess a bachelor’s degree in a STEM field, a business degree, or degree with a similar quantitative focus. Applicants can also have any bachelor’s degree and two years of related work experience, a relevant and current IT certification, or related IT coursework. Last year, students accepted into this program had an average undergraduate GPA of 3.0. International applicants are not required to submit a TOEFL score and the program has a one-year retention rate of 76.82%.