Academics & programs

University of Washington  cybersecurity focused programs

The tri-campus effort of the University of Washington includes programs in Bothell, Seattle, Tacoma & online. CIAC aims to unite these forces to offer cybersecuity, information assurance & risk managemnt educational resources at all levels of the university & extension progams. Additionally, there are opportuites for cooperative learning, internships & active clubs focused on honing cyber defense skills. 

University of Washington a leader in cybersecurity

Certificate in Information Security & Risk Management 

The University of Washington is a leader in cybersecurity research & education. Watch this video to learn more about Director Barbara Endicott-Popovsky and our top-level certificate:

The ISRM, Certificate in Information Security & Risk Management, offered jointly by CIAC and the UW Professional & Continuing Education College is a industry leading program available to students on all three campuses and IT professionals around the globe. Additionally, UW students in their senior year have the opportunity to apply for a Cooperative working program with T-Mobile, providing invaluable on the job application of concepts covered in the certificate. This program is asynchronys and online, making the coursework accessable and affordable. With over 800 successful graduates, this program is robust and growing. The ISRM Certificate will lead to lucrative and satisfying careers in cybersecurity leadership accross the nation. 

Innovative learning challenges at the University of Washington

Cybersecurity team competition

Video above: students prepare for a cyber-competition.