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Earn your master's degree and your white hat.

‭Cyber warfare is raging, and companies, countries, and individuals become more vulnerable to attacks every day. Join the fight! Secure your white-hat credentials. Earn your M.S. Cybersecurity and Information Assurance degree—online and on your schedule.

  • Accredited and highly respected. ‭WGU was named the EC-Council’s Academia Partner of the Year at Hacker Halted 2017, selected from more than 1,000 partners nationwide.

  • Graduate faster. ‭Hard work, the ability to learn fast, and the knowledge you've gained from experience can all help you accelerate. That's because as soon as you've mastered the material, you move on to the next course. No more waiting for the syllabus or the rest of the class to catch up.

  • ‭Earn sought-after certs with your degree. ‭The M.S. Cybersecurity program includes EC-Council’s Ethical Hacking and Countermeasures (EC0-350) and Computer Hacking Forensic Investigator (EC0-349) certs—for no extra cost or time.

Information technology degrees plus industry certs from a respected IT college.

The flexibility you need. The respect you deserve.

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CAHIIM Accredited Programs
WGU is half the cost of other online nonprofit universities and colleges WGU students pay half the tuition, and end up with half the debt of the national average.

As a nonprofit university, WGU puts students first. Earn your degree for half of the cost of most other online universities.

  • Low, flat-rate tuition.
  • Graduate faster and with less debt.
  • Financial aid and scholarships available.
  • Online education with supportive faculty.
  • VA and military benefits accepted.
  • Great return on investment.
  • All course materials for a low flat fee.

Spend less with flat-rate tuition.

You pay tuition per six-month term, not per course or credit. So when you move faster through your courses, you also lower your total bill!



Tuition covers unlimited courses per term. 
All programs: $145 per-term Resource Fee covers e-textbooks and learning resources, saving you thousands. Non-refundable $65 one-time application fee. Program fees and other fees: Some programs have small per-term or one-time fees specific to that program's costs. Your Enrollment Counselor can provide more information.

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We offer degree programs in four in-demand fields. Explore what else is available.