Students: Grad Reqs and Time Constraints


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SANS Technology Institute
Commencement Ceremony and Reception

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
Reception 5:00 pm | Ceremony 6:00 pm
Omni Shoreham Hotel
2500 Calvert Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20008

Please direct all questions to Betsy Marchant at

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Graduation Requirements

In order to be eligible for the Master of Science in Information Security, candidates must satisfy the following requirements:

  1. Successful completion of all required courses within five years
  2. A cumulative grade point average of 3.0 (B) or higher
  3. Fulfillment of all financial obligations to SANS Technology Institute
  4. Completion of the Graduate Exit Interview

Students who have not yet met all graduation requirements may still be eligible to participate in the commencement ceremony if they meet the following criteria:

  1. Successful completion of 90% of the required credits in their programs
  2. Succesful completion of the capstone exam (GIAC GSE, GIAC GSM)