Cyber Mission Planning

Course #CY4400

Est.imated Completion Time: 3 months


This course details the process of mission planning in the cyber warfare domain and its integration of cyber with other warfare domains. All phases of mission planning and execution for cyber missions in both direct and supporting roles are covered. Topics include requirements development/ solicitation, managing expectations, targeting considerations, munitions development and selection, preparation of the environment, mission de-confliction in the cyber battlefield, balancing the needs of offensive and defensive stakeholders, and cyber battle damage assessment.

Security clearance: TS/SCI

Included in degrees & certificates

  • 227


  • CY4700
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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

  •  12 Dec 2023 – 14 Dec 2023

    Fall Quarter final examinations

  •  15 Dec 2023

    Fall Quarter graduation

  •  18 Dec 2023 – 05 Jan 2024

    Winter break

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