Amazing Location

Rosslyn Va from Arlington Memorial Bridge


Access to the Best Internships, Jobs, Research, Entertainment 

As a cyber security engineering student, you'll enjoy the best of both worlds: a beautiful wooded campus convenient to metropolitan area. You'll have access to internships, jobs, research, and entertainment in the Washington, D.C., metro area. 

There's no place like Mason's Department of Cyber Security Engineering when it comes to opportunities for research, internships, and jobs in the federal government and industry. Come visit us and see for yourself. 

Our campus is located 20 miles from Washington, D.C., and in the heart of a region densely packed with technology companies. 

Our students have opportunities for challenging internships and interesting summer jobs, which can lead to full-time careers.  

Our students can work with: 

  • Government agencies and contractors in Washington, D.C. and throughout the Virginia-Maryland metro area including Booz Allen Hamilton, Raytheon, and more.  

  • Engineering companies, including those that support the government’s technology infrastructure. 

  • Federal government agencies, institutes and departments. 

  • A wide range of companies including Lockheed Martin, Northrup Grumman, Boeing. 

Easy Access to Cultural and Entertainment Options

You can get to the nation’s capital by taking our free shuttles to the closest Metro station in nearby Vienna, Virginia. There are three major airports in the region: Dulles International Airport, Ronald Reagan National Airport, and Baltimore Washington International. Amtrak’s Union Station is a short drive or Metro ride away, and from there you can travel to many East Coast cities like New York, Philadelphia, and Boston by train or bus.