Tuition and Financial Aid


Estimated tuition costs for the 2024–2025 academic year are as follows:

Program/Program TrackCost per CreditEstimated Tuition (not incl. fees)
Online Master of Science in Cybersecurity (30 credits)

Admitted students will be required to submit a $200 nonrefundable deposit to reserve a place in the program. Enrollment deposits will be applied as a credit toward the first term’s tuition once the student enrolls in the program.

Please note the cost of tuition does not include out-of-pocket expenses such as books, additional course materials, or other fees. Tuition and fees are subject to change. A moderate tuition increase should be expected each year.

Financial Aid

When evaluating how to pay for the Online MS in Cybersecurity program, students often explore a number of different resources. Below, we’ve outlined some financing options for which you may be eligible to apply.

For more information, email the admissions team at or call 1 866-764-4734.

  • U.S. citizens and permanent residents are eligible to apply for federal financial aid. To apply for federal student aid, complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA code for Hawai‘i Pacific University is 007279.

  • Many employers offer tuition benefits, including tuition reimbursement and low-cost loans. Check with your manager or human resources team regarding tuition assistance. 

  • Veterans, service members, and qualified family members can access educational assistance through the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Residents of Oahu may qualify for military housing benefits. Please note, Basic Allowance for Housing rates may differ given the 100% online nature of this program. For more information on military benefits at Hawai‘i Pacific University visit our veterans benefits page.

  • For additional financial assistance, research other education loan lenders to determine if a private loan is best for your situation.

For more information, visit our cost of attendance page.

Take the Next Step

Hawai‘i Pacific University empowers you to advance your career in cybersecurity and protect your organization or community from cyber threats. Learn more about the online MS in Cybersecurity, or start your application today.

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