Become an Expert and Reduce Operational Risk

Learn how to prevent, detect, and effectively respond to cyberattacks with the cybersecurity graduate certificate program.  

  • WPI is a National Security Agency/Department of Homeland Security Designated Center of Excellence.
  • We have core faculty performing current research in a variety of areas.

The Challenging World of Cybersecurity

RSVP today for the three free, one-hour webinar series that provides some insight into cybersecurity risk reduction.

Cybersecurity: Hacking Into the Job Market

The need for experts in the cybersecurity field is growing at a rapid pace. Cybersecurity experts are hacking their way into the job market, check out this infographic for the staggering figures.

Courses

WPI offers a graduate certificate program in cybersecurity that follows the National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework. It will teach participants how to build and maintain systems to protect their organizations, defend information against attack, and work with technical security teams.

CYBERSECURITY GRADUATE CERTIFICATE PROGRAM FOR COMPUTER SCIENTISTS

  • CS 525S. Computer and Network Security
  • CS 557. Software Security Design and Analysis
  • OIE 541. Operations Risk Management
  • CS 525. Special Topics: Intrusion Detection
  • CS 525. Special Topics: Digital Forensics
  • CS 571. Case Studies in Computer Security

COURSE SCHEDULE

FALL TERM

  • CS 557. Software Security Design and Analysis
    or CS 525. Intrusion Detection
  • OIE 541. Operations Risk Management (every other year)

EARLY SPRING TERM

  • CS 525. Computer and Network Security
    or CS 571. Case Studies in Computer Security

LATE SPRING/SUMMER TERM

  • CS 525. Digital Forensics
    or CS 525. Computer and Network Security
  • OIE 541. Operations Risk Management (every other year)

Online Open House

Attend an online cybersecurity open house and learn more about our program.