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Online Cyber Security Academy

The Cyber Academy is a progression of three courses designed to impart a strong foundation of defensive and offensive cyber security skills in 34 weeks of full-time study. In partnership with Purdue Online, Socratic Arts' Cyber Academy and designed in conjunction with DoD-recommended experts, this program enables students to learn and practice skills essential for success in all areas of information security.

Technical and soft skills required for cyber security professionals include:
Understanding complex, novel problems
Effectively researching solutions
Designing and testing solutions
Making evidence-based decisions
Communicating effectively with stakeholders

Given the constantly changing nature of threats and challenges, these fundamental cyber security skills are arguably of equal or greater importance than the task-specific skills students learn. Students must pass each successive course to be eligible to continue through this remote cyber security certificate program .

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Join us for various virtual events to learn more about Purdue's Cyber Security Certificate program. You'll be able to speak directly to our team, including our program manager, Dr. Ray Bareiss, and ask any questions you may have before registering
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10% Discount:
  • Early Bird for Immediate Immersion, register two weeks before the registration deadline. Use code: Cyber
  • Purdue Faculty/Staff/Alumni & Military, email for more information.


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