Cyber Master of Business Administration

According to Cybercrime Magazine, 60 percent of small companies collapse within six months of a cyber-attack. Cybersecurity is more important than ever before. Cyber risk skills, not technical skills, will determine the winners and losers in today’s ever changing business world.

The Walsh Cyber MBA combines business skills from an MBA with the cyber risk skills necessary for success and survivability in the 21st century. Build your career path success with a fusion of business and cyber risk mitigation. Align strategic visioning, risk management, and process maturity in business and technical operations, building a resilient, successful organization. The Cyber MBA is a modern degree for the modern world.

Be the business leader your modern organization needs with the Walsh Cyber MBA.

Unlike most national dual degree cybersecurity/MBA programs, Walsh’s Cyber MBA allows students to graduate in as little as one year of full-time study. Taught by faculty with real-world cybersecurity and business experience, the Cyber MBA curriculum prepares effective  leaders and advanced problem solvers who rely on research, experimentation, and critical analysis to safeguard critical data and systems and prevent costly data breaches.

Why Walsh?


Leaders in Cybersecurity Education

Walsh was one of the first schools in Michigan to be recognized as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (CAE-CD) and brings decades of business and cyber skills to the classroom for your growth as a modern business leader.

Proven Faculty and Curriculum

Walsh faculty bring years of real world cybersecurity and business experience to the classroom, with 80% currently working in their field of expertise. The Walsh Cyber MBA degree combines academic rigor and real world skills based on modern business and IT industry challenges.

Flexible and Efficient

The Cyber MBA combines key components of Walsh’s Master of Science in Information Technology Leadership and internationally ranked MBA. Designed to allow students to complete their course of study in 36 credit hours/12 courses, the Walsh Cyber MBA can be completed in as little as one year of full-time study and is available 100% online.

Lifetime Career Services

You’ll find Walsh alumni in nearly every Fortune 500 company in Michigan. Our Lifetime Career Services provide the tools and resources to help you find a new job, navigate a career change, or advance in your current role with personal attention and experienced staff.

View Overview, Courses, and Graduation Requirements

Cyber MBA program applicants must:

  • Possess an undergraduate degree or higher from a college or university accredited by the Higher Learning Commission or one of the following regional associations: Middle States, New England, Northwest, Southern or Western.
  • Have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of a 2.750 or better on a 4.000 scale. (Applicants with a cumulative GPA of 2.000 to 2.749 may be admitted provisionally.)
  • No GMAT or GRE required.

Learning Outcomes

The Walsh Cyber MBA prepares a new generation of cybersecurity professionals with the knowledge and practical experience necessary to lead and manage businesses using modern cybersecurity principles.

Upon completion of the Cyber MBA program, students will be ready to:

        • Create solutions to achieve organizational vision, strategy, and goals.
        • Utilize business information to solve problems through research, experimentation, and analysis.
        • Evaluate cyber initiatives for their alignment to organizational priorities and strategies.
        • Synthesize critical security and risk management standards, strategies, and best practices for strategic security implementations.


Apply online or speak with an admissions advisor today. Call 248-823-1600 or email

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