GW Cyber Academy

at the Virginia Science & Technology Campus

Our Mission

The primary mission of the GW Cyber Academy is to provide state-of-the-art degrees, certified training, and applied research that addresses the nation’s workforce needs in cybersecurity. 

The Academy offers a “one-stop-shop” approach to government agencies, private companies, and military branches that are interested in working in collaboration with academia to solve contemporary cybersecurity problems and to prepare them to address emerging and evolving threats.


Programs & Offerings

The GW Cyber Academy operates in four unique areas of expertise: 

(1) Credit-bearing programs and degrees including:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Cybersecurity Strategy and Information Management
  • Bachelor's Degree in Integrated Information, Science, and Technology (IIST)
  • Master’s Degree in Cybersecurity Strategy and Information Management  

(2) Professional Training Programs 

(3) Community of Professionals Programs 

(4) Applied Research Programs