Center for Cybersecurity Partners and Outreach


The Center for Cybersecurity at Purdue University Northwest is a satellite center of Purdue University West Lafayette’s Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security (CERIAS).

Learn More

CERIAS is currently viewed as one of the world’s leading centers for research and education in areas of information security that are crucial to the protection of critical computing and communication infrastructure.

CERIAS is unique among such national centers in its multidisciplinary approach to the problems, ranging from purely technical issues (e.g., intrusion detection, network security, etc) to ethical, legal, educational, communicational, linguistic and economic issues, and the subtle interactions and dependencies among them.

National Centers of Academic Excellence

The University of Texas at Dallas
Research publications with Farokh Bastani, Latif Khan, Bavani Thuraisingham, I-Ling Yen.

Dakota State University
NSF MRI Grant, “MRI: Acquisition of an Online Banking System for Information Assurance Research,” with Josh Pauli and Yong Wang. Research publications with Dianxiang Xu and Kyle Cronin

University of Pittsburgh
Research publications with D. Tipper and P. Krishnamurthy

Domestic Institutes with Collaborated Education Activities

Ivy Tech Community College
Articulation Agreement

Moraine Valley Community College (IL)
Articulation Agreement

Prairie State College (IL)
Articulation Agreement

Community Outreach

  • College of Technology STEM education and career events
  • College of Technology Technology Day Show Case
  • CIT K12 School outreach activities on Twitter
  • CIT Industry Advisory Board and IAB Meetings
  • CIT Indiana K12 Teacher Workshop (SUNRISE)
  • PNW Pave
  • PNW View Purdue
  • PNW Open House