At Albany Law School, our 100% online cybersecurity and data privacy programs are designed to equip professionals with legal and practical knowledge. With an LL.M., Master of Science and an Advanced Certificate option, our program caters to a diverse student body, ranging from practicing lawyers to professionals seeking to enhance their expertise in a rapidly evolving field. Students walk away with the necessary skills to navigate and lead in the complex landscape of cybercrime, information security, data privacy, and beyond.

Our programs stand out for their flexibility and focus, offering course work centered around practical experience that can be immediately applied within your career. Our blend of rigorous topics and real-world application prepares you to take on new roles within your organization, enhancing your ability to address legal and technical challenges in cybersecurity and data privacy as well as being the bridge between legal and industry expertise. Enroll now and join a network of professionals advancing their careers with cutting-edge knowledge in one of today’s most critical fields.

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Our 100% online curriculum focuses on practical, situation-based learning, but figuring out which degree path you should take can be challenging. Answer a few quick questions, and we will help match you to the program that will give you the tools to achieve your goals. 



Flexible & Career Ready Curriculum

Courses are always being reviewed and revised to ensure that our students leave with the most up-to-date and career-ready knowledge and skills. Current courses in the Cybersecurity and Data Privacy discipline include:

3-Credit Courses
Cybersecurity and Public Policy
Technology, Privacy, and the Law
Cyberspace Law
Cybersecurity Frameworks
Supply Chain Cybersecurity Law
International Focus:
Survey of Global Privacy Law
European Data Protection and Privacy Law
Cybersecurity Crime:
Cyber Crime
Data Access, Tracking, Surveillance, and the Fourth Amendment
1-Credit Courses
This three-part series helps prepare students for IAPP’s CIPP/US Exam:

Introduction to US Privacy Law

Privacy Law and the Individual

Survey of Privacy Law: Telecom, Employment, Law Enforcement

*Albany Law School does not administer the IAPP CIPP/US Exam
Law of Cyber Conflict
National Cyber Operations
U.S. Cyber Conflict Policy

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Expert Practitioner Faculty

When you enroll in the Online Graduate Program, your professors are thought leaders and experts practicing at the top of their fields. Each member of our practitioner faculty brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to coursework that is centered around real world scenarios. You will be able to use what you learn from them in the classroom today at the office tomorrow.

Want to learn more about our faculty's experience and backgrounds? Click here to view the complete list and read their bios.

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Student Support Services

Albany Law School's mission of educating and empowering leaders begins with our commitment to student success. As a member of our academic community, you will have access to a wide variety of academic services, advising, career services, wellness support and more. We believe our students thrive when supported in the classroom and out.

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Albany Law School is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and the American Bar Association (which accredits only J.D. programs).

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