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Cybersecurity Center

Join a Top-Ranked Center for Cyber Excellence

As more and more high-profile corporations endure debilitating cyberattacks that negatively affect their reputations and their profitability, the need grows for talented cybersecurity professionals to help them defend their digital infrastructures. In fact, Cybersecurity Ventures, a world leader in research for the global cyber economy and a trusted source of cybersecurity information, estimates there will be 3.5 million unfilled cybersecurity positions worldwide by 2025.

That’s why Indiana Tech introduced its cybersecurity degree program in 2016—to develop top-notch professionals who are proficient in combating cybercriminals at all levels of enterprise. We are succeeding, too, as graduates from our program have been hired by companies like Microsoft, Lincoln Financial Group and Emerson Electric Co.

Our Program’s Growth

Indiana Tech’s commitment to providing students with world-class cybersecurity education has never been stronger.

CAE-CD Designation

In January 2023, the university was designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (CAE-CD) for its Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity degree program.

Facilities Expansion

A recent $21.5 million expansion and renovation of our Talwar College of Engineering and Computer Sciences created an array of state-of-the-art learning spaces for cybersecurity and computer science students.

Cybersecurity Programming

Our knowledgeable faculty provide students with the skill set, guidance and mentorship needed to perform various roles within cybersecurity domain like network security, digital forensics and penetration testing.

Faculty Members

Full-time Faculty

Adjunct Faculty

  • Matt Hansen
  • Paul Meitz

Career Outlook

From certificates to a graduate degree, Indiana Tech offers an array of cybersecurity education options that will prepare you for a wide variety of in-demand careers. Below, you can explore career fields, salary information and employer demand from our partners at Lightcast, the leading labor market and career data provider in the U.S.

The Threat is Real

Just watch the Bitdefender Cyberthreat Real-Time Map below for a few seconds and you can see why cybersecurity professionals are in such high demand. This is just one of many resources that provides a real-time view of the cyberattacks, network infections, security breaches and other malicious activities that hackers are executing worldwide. With cybersecurity education from Indiana Tech, you can learn how to stop them.