PhD in Technology – Cybersecurity Specialization

Lead the charge in safeguarding digital landscapes through cutting-edge research and strategic leadership in cybersecurity in the PhD in Technology with a specialization in Cybersecurity program at Walsh College.

Fortifying organizations against an evolving landscape of threats, threat actors, tools, and strategies is a challenge all cybersecurity professionals wrestle with every day. But keeping yourself ahead of the bad guys isn’t easy – not only must you deal with the day-to-day, but you must be always looking at what’s coming and preparing yourself for it.

We designed our PhD in Technology with a Cybersecurity specialization with the needs of working professionals in mind. In it, you will discover tools and strategies that will help you protect your organization from the latest threats. You will perform practical research with expert faculty who truly care about helping you finish your degree. And you will develop critical strategies for staying ahead of what is out there.

The program also seamlessly integrates online coursework and Zoom-enabled remote delivery, empowering candidates to master advanced concepts while managing real-world responsibilities.

As a PhD graduate in Cybersecurity, you will emerge ready to shape resilient digital landscapes, lead technical teams, and navigate the complex intersection of innovation and risk in the cybersecurity domain.

Why Walsh?

Faculty With Real-World Experience

There’s no substitute for experience. 95% of Walsh faculty bring their real-world industry experience into the classroom . You will learn from proven business minds who have worked or are working in the roles you may see yourself in one day.

Flexible Learning Options

Recognizing the diverse needs of our students, Walsh College offers a range of flexible learning options. Whether you prefer traditional on-campus classes, online learning, or a hybrid approach, we have a solution that fits your lifestyle.

Career Services & Networking Events

Your success extends beyond the classroom, and we are committed to supporting your career aspirations. Walsh provides comprehensive career services, including resume workshops, networking events, and job placement assistance to help you launch your professional journey.

Streamlined Dissertation Process

Our dissertation process is designed to provide candidates with support from start to finish. Faculty responsiveness, clear expectations, established milestones, and adequate mentoring all play a vital role in helping successfully guide students through their dissertations.

A Network of Support

Our knowledgeable, professional staff will be there to help from your first contact to the day you graduate. With free tutoring, professional mentoring, and networking opportunities throughout the year, you’ll have the resources you need for academic and professional success.

Overview, Courses, and Graduation Requirements

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So many possibilities are unleashed when you enroll in the right Walsh program.

We want to help you find the degree that’s right for you.



Take the first step toward the rest of your life. Apply online or speak with an Enrollment Specialist today.

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Your Steps to A Better Future

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1. Apply to Walsh

Applying is easy through our online portal. Have a few questions first? Our Enrollment Specialists are ready to help!

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2. Choose Your Path

Choose online, remote synchronous, or on-ground classes at the pace that fits your goals. We’ll provide the training and skills you need to start your career and/or head into your certification exam with confidence.

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3. Reach New Heights

With a Walsh degree on your resume and your certification in hand, you’ll be ready to advance your career and influence your company for decades.