Center for Cybersecurity
An NSA/DHS Designated National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber-Defense Education, we are committed to cybersecurity research, education and future workforce development.
National Need for Cybersecurity Professionals
Students enrolled in PNW’s Computer Information Technology undergraduate program and MS Technology CIT Concentration graduate program are eligible for two special scholarship opportunities.
National Center of Academic Excellence
in Cyber Defense Education
This certificate is presented in recognition of significant contributions in support of the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE): Building a digital nation by broadening the pool of skilled workers with cyber defense expertise, capable of supporting a cyber-secure nation, and ultimately contributing to the protection of the national information infrastructure.
Purdue Northwest’s ability to educate a highly skilled cybersecurity workforce is a strategic national security advantage.
Our mission is to advance the security of the nation’s critical cyber infrastructures through research, education and outreach.
See our impact, including journal publications, conference papers and conference program committee participation.
We are proud to connect with the community as well as additional national centers of academic excellence.