Network Operations in a Contested Environment

Course #CY4600

Est.imated Completion Time: 3 months


This is a course in offensive cyber operations and effects achievable by cyber means in a contested environment. It examines the network environment as a domain under contention and related information operations. Existing architectures and infrastructures for conducting offensive operations are studied. This course develops the literacy and competencies necessary to understand potential problems and realistic solutions for critical non-kinetic, cyber-related warfare issues for the United States.

Security clearance: TS/SCI

Included in degrees & certificates

  • 227


  • CY3520


  • CY4400
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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

  •  09 Oct 2023

    Columbus Day (holiday)

  •  24 Oct 2023

    Shift day: treat as Friday class schedule

  •  10 Nov 2023

    Veteran's Day (holiday)

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