The George Washington University
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Committee on National Security Systems

Studying CyberSecurity at GWU

Scholarship Information

School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS)


The range of programs span highly technical courses of study, such as network and computer security, to higher level systems engineering oriented courses of study, such as enterprise information assurance. In addition to academic degree programs, certain courses have been evaluated to conform to National Training Standards. For these courses, certificates will be issued upon completion attesting that the student has successfully met the training criteria. The complied with standards (effective 2007 and valid through June 2017) are:

  • NSTISSI 4011: Information Systems Security Professional
  • CNSSI 4012: Senior Systems Manager
  • NSTISSI 4015: System Certifiers

Doctoral Research in Information Security and Assurance

Master's Degree Programs

Graduate Certificate Programs

Bachelor Degree Programs



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Papers and Presentations

Institutional and Professional Liability in Information Security Education by Dan Ryan

Various Research papers and presentations by Julie Ryan

Research papers in information security and warfare