UT Dallas faculty and scholarship students are on hand to
CyberCorps Scholarship for Service award certificate in
Washington, DC in January 2015.
The Department of Computer Science
offers four tracks of study leading to an MS or PhD:
1) Information Assurance
2) Intelligent Systems
3) Networks and Telecommunications
4) Traditional Computer Science
Information Assurance Track
Information Assurance Track Students interested in increasing their knowledge in information assurance, network security and the ethics involved in information technology should choose this track.
The core courses are:
CS 6363 Design & Analysis of Computer Algorithms
CS 6378 Advanced Operating Systems
CS 6324 Information Security
Plus two of the following four courses:
CS 6377 Introduction to Cryptography
CS 6348 Data and Applications Security
CS 6349 Network Security
CS 6301 System Security and Malicious Code Analysis
Note: For the information assurance track, students must also take six elective courses (three CS electives and three approved information assurance electives), and all electives must be 6000 level or above. A course cannot be used to satisfy both core and elective requirements.
Assurance Education Programs
Scholarship for Service program