The University of Pittsburgh is nationally recognized for cyber-related education and research. The National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security have designated Pitt as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Education and Research (CAE and CAE-R). Also, through the School of Computing and Information, Pitt is certified to meet five Committee on National Security Systems standards.
A variety of degree and certificate programs are available through the University's diverse schools and colleges.
Individual cyber-related courses are available through Pitt academic areas ranging from information sciences to engineering to law.