Undergraduate and Graduate Admissions

A degree or certificate from SANS.edu ensures your ability to apply cybersecurity knowledge and skills in real-world situations and prepares you to make an immediate and lasting impact on your career.

Undergraduate Cyber Security Programs

Bachelor's Degree

Bachelor's Degrees

The SANS Technology Institute (SANS.edu) offers a convenient and economical way to earn a bachelor's degree from the best college in cybersecurity.


Undergraduate Certificate

Not just for undergrads, our cybersecurity certificate program is for anyone (age 18 to 60+) with 2 years of college credits who wants to launch a cybersecurity career.

Graduate Cyber Security Programs


Master's Degree

Designed for working professionals in information security and IT, the SANS.edu cyber security master's degree takes InfoSec careers to the highest levels — developing both hands-on technical skills and the ability to lead.


Graduate Certificates

The SANS Technology Institute's graduate certificate programs in cyber security offer technically focused sets of courses that sharpen job-specific skills and keep your knowledge current.

Single Courses


Non-degree Seeking Students

Individuals may be allowed to take up to 2 SANS.edu courses for credit as a non-degree seeking student. Some students take individual courses to "test drive" the SANS.edu experience.

Admissions Information


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Admission FAQ

  • Within 30 days of matriculation, a new student must attend New Student Orientation, meet with their assigned student advisor, and register for their first course. We have a deferral option for students who are not able to start within the 30-day timeframe. For more details on the deferral process, please get in touch with us at .

  • It may be possible to waive in up to 25% of the total number of credit hours required by our programs. To evaluate how your own past experiences may apply, visit our course waiver page.

  • The application fee is required to complete your application and is non-refundable. Applicants may pay online through our payment suite or by check/money order or credit card by calling 301.654.7267.

    • Master's degree: $100.00
    • Bachelor’s degree: $75.00
    • Graduate and Undergraduate Certificates: $35.00 
    • Single course requests: $35.00


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