[MSCSOL] Scholarship Inquiry

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Apply by OCTOBER 24th to be Considered for $2,775 in Scholarship Funding

USD is proud to announce the availability of limited scholarship funds for new students admitted to the M.S. in Cyber Security Operations and Leadership (CSOL) programfor the Spring 2023 term. The scholarship awards $2,775 (covering the first course). It will be granted to the first 15 applicants who meet the requirements listed below.

Scholarship Information

Eligibility and Process

  • Standard program admission requirements apply:
    • Be one of the first 15 applicants accepted for the Spring 2023 semester by October 24, 2022
    • Application must be fully completed and submitted by October 24th. A completed application includes the following:
      • Official transcripts showing your Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution and a GPA of 2.75 or higher.
      • TOEFL scores of 115 or above (if applicable).
      • Statement of purpose.
      • Letter of support from your employer or two letters of reference.
      • Resume showing information technology experience.
      • The completion of a standardized test, such as the GRE, GMAT, Miller Analogies Test (MAT) or LSAT may be submitted to strengthen an application if the undergraduate GPA is lower than 2.75, or upon recommendation of the admissions committee.
    • Register within the first two weeks of registration for the two courses offered. Registration opens on November 2, 2022.
    • Begin your program as scheduled on January 10th
    • Letter of support from your employer, or two letters of reference
    • You will be awarded the scholarship if you persist in the first course and remain registered for both classes past the semester drop deadline.

Additional Details

  • The scholarship funds are only available to new students applying to the M.S. in Cyber Security Operations and Leadership with a start term of Spring 2023
  • Applicants who were admitted to the program for a prior start term (whether or not they enrolled) are not eligible to apply for scholarship funds
  • Please note that the application process can take four or more weeks to complete. So what are you waiting for? Get started now to be sure you are admitted by the October 24th deadline!
  • Connect with an advisor to begin your application now.
  • Click here to start or continue your application.