Michael Saccone – Full-Time MBA, Cybersecurity ‘17

Cybersecurity & Privacy Solutions Associate,  PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

“The University at Albany School of Business MBA program in Cybersecurity is unparalleled by any program in the area and is becoming one of the top programs in the nation. Recognized by the National Security Agency, the Cybersecurity concentration of the MBA program provides a well-rounded approach to teaching the dynamic environment that is Cybersecurity.  Starting with the foundation, the program focuses on areas such as Risk Management and the Psychology of Cyber Attackers. The program seamlessly transitions into the technical aspect including the use of specialized tools such as Wireshark, and advanced computer security knowledge such as log analysis. The professors of the program come from high-ranking positions in the field such as the NYS Enterprise Information Security Office and firms such as Symantec who truly teach with a passion.

Michael recruiting for PWC at UAlbany’s 2018 Cyber Week
Photos by: Brian Busher

The experience I gained from this program allowed me to earn an internship at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Cybersecurity & Privacy, which ultimately led to a full time job and where I am today. With the curated leadership of Sanjay Goel, I believe this program has unlimited potential, and I will continue to support it throughout my professional career.”

Michael Saccone, Alumni

University at Albany, Class of ‘15

Bachelor of Science, Finance and Management

University at Albany, Class of ‘17

Masters in Business Administration, Cybersecurity

Michael representing the PWC Cybersecurity Department at UAlbany’s 2018 Cyber Week
Photo by: Brian Busher

 


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