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The Duke Difference: Cybersecurity

What is Cybersecurity?

  • Cybersecurity is an engineering discipline focused on the protection of computer systems from malicious intrusion, damage, or disruption of the critical services those systems provide provide

Duke's Master of Engineering in Cybersecurity provides the latest knowledge and skills in the practice of cybersecurity—with a focus on developing leaders and management for corporate, academic and public sector cybersecurity teams.

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A Flexible Degree Designed for You

On-campus or online

Duke has you covered: Study full-time/on-campus or part-time/online. Finish in 3 to 5 semesters and still maintain your life and work priorities.

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Learn from the Best

Connected to industry

Study with Duke’s professors and key industry partners—who inform our market-ready curriculum and represent some of the best in the business. Our faculty comes with experience within top cybersecurity, financial, manufacturing, and health care organizations.

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Great Graduate Outcomes

Duke’s Pratt School of Engineering is a vibrant teaching and research school set in one of the world's leading universities.

Nearly 9 out of 10 Duke Engineering graduates are at work or on to further education within six months of graduation. Our grads are a global alumni network spanning multinational companies, small businesses, and exciting startups.

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Duke: A leader in education programs in emerging fields

The Duke Cybersecurity Master of Engineering program is a part of Duke Engineering's Institute for Enterprise Engineering, which provides high-impact professional education to meet fast-evolving industry needs. These programs draw on Duke Engineering’s research and educational strengths in:

    • Computing Fundamentals
    • AI and Machine Learning
    • Cybersecurity
    • FinTech, including Blockchain
    • Engineering Management

Learning opportunities are offered online and on-campus and include degree programs, graduate certificates, online credentials and short courses. 

We give working professionals and industry partners powerful tools to improve organizational performance and accelerate product innovation.

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