The Cybersecurity Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Program Educational Objectives

Within a few years of graduation, cybersecurity engineering graduates will have:

  • Established successful careers as cybersecurity engineers and received recognition as emerging leaders in government, industry and academia
  • Created viable solutions through the application of their knowledge base and capacity for communicating ideas effectively to advance the state-of-the-art
  • Demonstrated continuous professional development and pursued advanced-study opportunities

Cybersecurity Engineering Program Student Outcomes

The UAH Cybersecurity program will demonstrate that their graduates have:

  1. an ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics
  2. an ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors
  3. an ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences
  4. an ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts
  5. an ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives
  6. an ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions
  7. an ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies

Cybersecurity Engineering Program Enrollment and Graduation Data

The enrollment and graduation data for the Cybersecurity Engineering program for the past three academic years are given below.

 Academic Year Enrollment* Degrees Awarded
2023-2024 166  
2022-2023 150  25
2021-2022 155 13

* Fall semesters at census date are shown.