A graduate pathway is a set of courses provided as a means to prepare for a certain degree program. These classes are usually intended as a way for students to improve language and comprehension skills.
A security program teaches students how to manage crisis situations and prepares them to deal with a variety of scenarios. Classes are geared toward strengthening decision-making skills, and they also instruct students on how to react in a plethora of emergency situations.
Students who successfully complete an INTO Mason Graduate Pathway program in Information Security and Assurance, are assured progression to a Mason graduate degree progra
Students who successfully complete an INTO Mason Graduate Pathway program in Information Security and Assurance, are assured progression to a Mason graduate degree program upon submission of additional required application materials.
Upon successful completion of an INTO Mason Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your second semester of graduate study at George Mason University. This transition from an INTO Mason Pathway program to a university degree program is called 'progression'.
Degree Program Components
30 credit hour program
9 credit hours apply from Pathway
21 credit hours remaining toward a degree