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Information Technology Graduate Concentrations

Tulane SoPA Information Technology MPS students may choose a concentration that can be earned in tandem with pursuing their master’s degree. These concentrations provide specialized multi-domain knowledge and can assist students succeed in these specialized areas.  Concentrations may be earned without expanding the credits needed to earn the Master’s degree if a student uses their MPS degree electives to help satisfy concentration requirements.

Cybersecurity Management MPS students may choose between two (2) concentrations:

  • Homeland Security
  • Emergency Operations

IT Management MPS students may choose from the following three (3) concentrations:

  • Cybersecurity
  • Homeland Security
  • Emergency Operations

Concentrations are comprised of the following courses:

Homeland Security Concentration

HMLS 6500 Data and Database Security 3
HMLS 6600 Cyber Network and Telecommunications Security 3
CSMT 7800 Cyber Law and Policy 3


Emergency Operations Concentration

CSMT 7300 Security and Cyber Threats for IT Managers 3
CSMT 7700 Emergency Management 3
CSMT 7750 Business Continuity 3


Cybersecurity Concentration (IT Management MPS Students)

CSMT 7700 Cyber Network & Telecom Security 3
CSMT 7870 Cyber Incident Response & Forensics 3
CPST 7900 Security and Cyber Threats for IT Managers 3