SFU launches two new master’s programs in Cybersecurity and Visual Computing


Simon Fraser University’s School of Computing Science has announced two new master’s degrees to meet the demand for high-demand technology skills: the Master of Cybersecurity and Master of Visual Computing. The two programs are comprised of technical training in the classroom and laboratory and a minimum four-month internship or co-op placement. “We believe that offering these programs benefits SFU students and industry and we’re excited to launch them,” said SFU programs director Ali Mahdavi-Amiri. The first cohort of the programs will launch in September 2023.