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Computer Engineering

Certificate - Cybersecurity Engineering

With the global threats of cyber-crime, our nation's continued security and economic prosperity depend on the availability of increasing cyber security workforce. The Computer Engineering Department offers a 12-unit Cyber Security Engineering (CSE) Certificate program to students who seek career opportunities in cyber security and information assurance. The courses in the certificate program cover mobile-based software system, advanced topics, and project experience in information security.

Course Requirements

CS 265. Cryptography and Computer Security3
CMPE 235. Mobile Software System Design3
CMPE 295B. Master Project II3
Complete one course from:
CMPE 295A. Master Project I3
CMPE 295W. Master ProjectGWAR3

Total Units:12