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Become the cyber-savvy engineer that society needs

From major public infrastructure to the personal smart watch, computing capability is embedded everywhere—and is vulnerable to attack. Through Duke, you’ll learn advanced knowledge and skills and gain experience to become a leader in securing these systems. The Duke Cybersecurity Master of Engineering will also help you develop business leadership and management skills —making you competitive in this fast-growing high tech field.

Duke Cybersecurity Master of Engineering


Sanford Palo Alto Cyber Cup—Oct. 23-24, 2021

Registration is now open!

The Cyber Cup is an annual competition challenging teams of students to develop and present policy recommendations to address a hypothetical, high-stakes cybersecurity scenario. 

Duke students may register here—create your own team of up to three students, or enter as an individual to be placed on a team.

More about the Sanford Palo Alto Cyber Cup »

Study Online or On-Campus

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  • 30 credits—10 courses
  • Campus: 3 workshop series
  • Online: 3 on-campus residencies
  • Internship or project

More details

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3-5 semesters

to complete, on-campus or online

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2 elective

to customize your degree

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1 internship or project

provides hands-on experience

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nearly 90%

find employment or further education within 6 months of graduation