M.B.A. in Information Security Management


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Program Description

The M.B.A. in Information Security Management has been designed to help protect vital corporate information assets as well as the underlying systems and technology resources. This online degree enables graduates to successfully lead their teams alongside the frontlines of modern-day cyber warfare.

The core business section of the degree delivers a solid understanding of the business organization and its various functions while delivering the tools to critically assess corporate priorities, assets, and processes involved. Based on a wealth of academic material and practical application, the initial program stage helps to foster the degree of inter-disciplinary understanding necessary to assess risks and protect corporate data integrity and confidentiality. Students will be provided the managerial skills needed to develop towards effective and innovative leaders.

SMC will guide the student towards being able to understand, assess, implement and lead around the pillars of Information Security Management: development and implementation of strategic policies and management system on government and corporate level, risk management and disaster – and business continuity planning and implementation, assess and influence management decisions within a complex security context – all the above comes wrapped into a high-paced and compelling curriculum that challenges the student to become a successful InfoSec manager.

This program is ideal for managers who need to lead, oversee information security operations, as well as for individuals who run their own business in the respective field and need to have a thorough understanding of the underlying technology as well as corporate mechanisms.

Furthermore, the M.B.A. in Information Security Management can be attractive to individuals currently serving with the military or law-enforcement agencies.

internet, cyber, network

Program Objectives

  • The SMC online M.B.A. program is intellectually challenging and has been designed by top academicians business leaders.
  • It strongly supports self-paced learning and provides unparalleled flexibility.
  • A peer review is strongly promoted.
  • It forms a cornerstone of the program’s performance management and trains your feedback-, responsibility-, timing-, and teamwork skills.

Program Requirements

SMC Business School welcomes qualified applicants with no discrimination towards their gender, age, cultural, ethnic, religious, and racial backgrounds. Distance learning candidates are admitted on a continuous basis.

Admission at SMC sets minimum criteria that have been designed to identify applicants who have sound academic potential and who show creativity, critical thinking, social and moral values, evidence of English language proficiency, and strong motivation.

  • Up-to-date Curriculum Vitae.
  • Official Transcripts from your most recent undergraduate and graduate universities.
  • To initiate the application process, a scanned transcript must be uploaded with your online application. If the transcript is not in English it must be translated by a certified translation service.
  • Passport Copy (Scan).

Tuition Fees

Option 1

Single Payment: €11,500

The tuition can be settled via online payment or by bank transfer.

  • You may settle the entire tuition in a single payment of €11,500 (no further costs apply).
  • The tuition can be settled via online payment or by bank transfer.

Option 2

Twelve Installments: Flexible

Flexible payment schedules available on demand – you will be contacted by our administration after applying with our application form.

For more details please contact the administration.

  • The tuition can be settled via our payment partners below or by bank transfer.

Course Outline & Sequence

Business Core

  • Marketing Management
  • Managerial Finance & Accounting
  • Business Research
  • Managerial Economics
  • Human Resource Management
  • International Business & Trade Management
  • Management
  • Business Development Management

Thesis Stage

  • Capstone Project
  • Capstone Project Expectations
  • Oral Defense

Business Administrator Major

  • Information Security Policy Management
  • Network and System Protection
  • Corporate Security
  • Risk Assessment & Threat Management
Last updated Oct 2020

About the School

SMC is a government-accredited global online higher learning institution with learners from more than 130 different countries, providing unsurpassed academic excellence, content leadership, relevance ... Read More

SMC is a government-accredited global online higher learning institution with learners from more than 130 different countries, providing unsurpassed academic excellence, content leadership, relevance via state-of-the-art technology. We tackle some of the world‘s biggest challenges with economic value creation, improving of best-practices, and sustainability to build a better future for all. SMC targets working professionals from all parts of the world who seek flexibility to study at any time from any place at their own pace. We possess a wealth of experience in the field of more than 20 years. This know-how built the foundation for the development of an innovative, credible, student- and service-oriented quality assurance framework, which has been officially licensed in the European Union to run higher education programs online with the power to issue degrees. Read less
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