The Brown University Executive Master in Cybersecurity (EMCS) is a 16-month program for professionals designed to cultivate high-demand, cross-industry executives with the unique and critical ability to devise and execute integrated, comprehensive cybersecurity strategies.
Leveraging Brown’s culture of interdisciplinary and cybersecurity excellence, the program fosters industry leaders prepared to address cybersecurity's global, technical, human, and policy challenges. The program convenes world-class thought leaders from Brown's top-ranked Department of Computer Science and Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, as well as accomplished practitioners driving advances in cybersecurity.
EMCS forges visionary leaders ready to deploy successful strategies for cybersecurity that address:
- Technologies such as big data, cloud, mobile, Web 2.0, Internet of Things
- Social trends, including social networks, globalized workforce
- Human factors
- Economic tradeoffs and risk management
- Policy and privacy
- Effective leadership
EMCS graduates earn a Master's degree from Brown University and join Brown's powerful global network of alums.