Wireless Network Security Certificate

Certificate #297

Starts: Fall

Program Area: Cyber and Information Systems

POC: Program Manager

Modality: Distance Learning


This certificate is designed to provide students with a graduate level focus on the security of wireless communications networks, and depending on elective choice, an ability to assess the security of wireless devices or telecommunications systems, to maintain situational awareness on wireless networks or assess the risk of covert malicious functionality in system hardware components.

Courses Required

Course Details
Course 1 EC4770
Course 2 EC4745
Courses 3–4 Choose 2 of the following:
  • EC4730
  • EC4735
  • EC4755
  • EC4795

Requirements for Entry

  • BSEE degree or a degree in another area of science or engineering with additional coursework and on-the-job experience, including a basic communications course

Application Information

Applications are handled by the NPS Admissions Office. Please visit the admissions website or contact them at admissions@nps.edu.

Tuition & Service Obligation

For information regarding tuition, please contact the NPS Tuition office at tuition@nps.edu, or contact this offering’s POC at rcristi@nps.edu.

For information regarding service obligation, please visit the Admissions Office’s Eligibility/Service Obligation page.

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Application Deadlines

  •  08 Jan 2024

    Spring Quarter applications due

  •  01 Apr 2024

    Summer Quarter applications due

  •  08 Jul 2024

    Fall Quarter applications due

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Academic Calendar

  •  08 Dec 2023

    Last day of classes

  •  12 Dec 2023 – 14 Dec 2023

    Fall Quarter final examinations

  •  15 Dec 2023

    Fall Quarter graduation

See NPS Academic Calendar for more dates.