Lock down your career opportunities in cybersecurity



Accomplish your career goals while stopping cybeR criminals from accomplishing theirs.

The Cybersecurity Programs

The George Washington University College of Professional Studies is an accelerator for career transformation in cybersecurity. Expand your potential and enhance your marketability in one of the world's most in-demand fields.

Whether you're a recent grad, mid-career, or changing careers altogether, when you earn a degree from GW, you earn the respect and recognition that our standing National Center of Academic Excellence for Cyber Research (CAE-R) conveys.

Take the first step: Connect with us.

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Dr. Scott White

Director, Cybersecurity Bachelor's Degree Completion Program
Associate Professor

Connie Peterson Uthoff

Director, Cybersecurity Strategy and Information Management Master's Degree Program
Associate Professor


What will you study?

Our cybersecurity programs are comprehensive and nationally recognized.
Delve into topics such as:

  • Attacker Tools & Techniques

  • Cyber Conflict

  • Data Communications & Networking Technology

  • Digital Forensics

  • Ethics, Law & Policy

  • Intrusion Detection & Vulnerability Management

  • IP Security & VPN Technology

  • IT Security Defense Countermeasures




Spark your professional revolution with a bachelor's or master's in cybersecurity.

  • Learn from the best: Our faculty have shaped cybersecurity in government, military, geopolitical, and the private sectors.
  • Connect with opportunities: Get access to one of the most powerful networks of alumni, influencers, and security experts in the country.
  • Earn respect: Enhance your marketability working on real-world projects at a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Research.

Classes are forming now, with convenient weeknight and Saturday classes that fit your schedule and your professional goals.

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3 logos from FOP and two cyber organizations

GW has been designated a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Research (NCAE-R) by the National Security Agency & the Department of Homeland Security. GW is a proud member of the NFOPU Consortium School and U.S. Cyber Command Academic Engagement Network.

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