History BA / Cybersecurity MS

Career and Academic Opportunities

Graduates of this pathway pursue careers in information security contexts, including in corporate and public service sectors. Cybersecurity graduates are in high demand and this trend is likely to continue. History majors bring the strong analytic, critical thinking, investigative, and communication skills to the Cybersecurity MS.

Sample Academic Plan

Suggested Timeline

Apply to Double Owl early in Junior year. Apply to Graduate Program in Senior Year by posted graduate program deadline. 

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    • GPA: 3.25 or above in KSU undergraduate coursework
    • Minimum 60 hours completed toward Bachelors degree
    • 30 hours completed in residence at KSU
    • CYBR 7000 to count for Related Studies (4 of 6)
    • CYBR 7300 to count for Related Studies (5 of 6)
    • CYBR 7050 to count for Related Studies (6 of 6)
  • For current admission requirements, please click here.  

    • Undergraduate Degree
      • Bachelor of Arts in History
    • Department / College
      • History and Philosophy / Radow College of Humanities and Social Sciences
    • Advising Contact
      • Dr. Bryan McGovern, Department Chair
      • bmcgover@kennesaw.edu
      • 470-578-2296
      • Social Science Building, Room 4128
    • Graduate Degree
      • Master of Science in Cybersecurity
    • Department / College
      • Institute for Cybersecurity Workforce Development
    • Advising Contact
      • Gina Gavin, Advisor
      • ggavin@kennesaw.edu
      • 470-578-7866
      • House 3203, Room 203
  • Complete the online application here to apply.

    The undergraduate and graduate programs will review your academic record.

    You will receive an email to your KSU student email account with the decision.