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IT Pros Rank Mason #7 Best School for Cybersecurity

February 26, 2014

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Hewlett-Packard-sponsored a survey of about 2,000 certified IT security professionals to determine the best schools for cybersecurity. Mason ranks seventh. The survey considers the experience and expertise of cybersecurity program faculty as well as the school’s reputation within the cybersecurity community. Survey participants were provide a list of 403 educational institutions and were tasked with […]

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Mason Team to Partner with IBM on Research

February 19, 2014

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A multidisciplinary team of George Mason University professors will partner with IBM to research imminent advancements in the electric power industry, changes that will challenge cybersecurity for the more than 3,000 electric companies in the United States. IBM has selected the multidisciplinary team, including representatives from the School of Management, the Volgenau School of Engineering, […]

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Alumn Talks George Mason Cyber Security Degree

February 17, 2014

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Nick Kaywork, a 2013 graduate of George Mason’s MS in Management of Secure Information Systems, talks about his experiences in the cyber security program and why he joined in the first place. Nick is currently a program manager with the U.S. Department of Justice. Learn more at http://cyber.gmu.edu

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Mason MS in Management of Secure Information Systems Faculty Receive National Science Foundation Cybersecurity Leadership Grant.

December 1, 2013

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By Jennifer Anzaldi -George Mason University’s M.S in Management of Secure Information Systems Faculty in the School of Management and Volgenau School of Engineering recently were awarded a $500,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop chief information security officer (CISO) core competencies and then apply the results to establish learning objectives and curricula guidelines for […]

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MS in Technology Management and M.S. in Management of Secure Information Systems Program Director, J.P. Auffret Recognized as Mason Outstanding Supervisor

December 1, 2013

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Jean-Pierre (JP) Auffret, Director of Executive Degree Programs in the School of Management, and Peggy Aldrich, Associate Registrar at Prince William, were chosen as this year’s recipients of the Mason Outstanding Supervisor Award. When writing about JP, one nominator wrote: “He encourages his staff to think for themselves and to reach beyond what they thought […]

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