SANS Technology Institute now accredited

Coinciding with a big demand for security professionals. the SANS Technology Institute has been accredited by The Middle States Commission of Higher Education.

The SANS Technology Institute announced today that it is now accredited by The Middle States Commission of Higher Education (3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 – 267.284.5000) an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

The SANS Technology Institute was established in 2005 as an independent subsidiary of the SANS Institute to offer Master of Science degree programs in Information Security Engineering and Information Security Management.

The SANS Technology Institute offers the key qualities students seek in a cybersecurity master's program:

  • Cutting-edge technical courses that establish and specialize their skills;
  • Teaching faculty with a reputation for industry leadership;
  • Simulation and group projects that teach students to write, present and persuade effectively;
  • Flexibility to attend courses when and where they are most convenient, either live in classrooms or online

In 2014, the SANS Technology Institute will admit 100 students to its graduate cybersecurity programs.  Learn more about SANS Technology Institute’s programs and admissions requirements at