The UNT Center for Information and Cyber Security (CICS) has been designated by the National Security Agency (NSA) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) as a National Center for Academic Excellence (CAE) in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE) and National Center for Academic Excellence in Research (CAE-R). As part of the CAE-CDE designation, the NSA and DHS have designated CICS to issue cybersecurity certificates. These certificates will contain the NSA and DHS logos.
Students should complete ALL the requirements for a major in either Computer Science or Computer Engineering or Information Technology. Students should pass the prerequisites for, and obtain a grade of C or better in, the following courses: