The Central New York Hackathon, which began in 2013, brings computer science and cybersecurity students from more than 100 local colleges and high schools together to tackle real-world hacking challenges that put their offensive and defensive skills to the test.
Utica College’s nationally recognized cybersecurity program equips students with skills they need to be on the forefront of the information intelligence industry. With the demand for cybersecurity experts higher than ever and growing, a degree from Utica College, a national leader in cyber education, will give you the edge today’s employers want.
The cybersecurity program integrates learning in criminology, criminal justice, economic crime, and computer science. UC’s award-winning faculty brings a broad range of real-world experience to the classroom—and beyond. With their guidance, students learn how to communicate, work in teams, and solve problems leading cybersecurity experts face every day.
"UC has always been in the vanguard of cybersecurity. We have worked with every government agency you can think of, and all of them speak highly of us and our graduates."
UC’s cybersecurity alumni have gone on to successful careers in corporate and industrial security, law enforcement, government intelligence services, homeland security, and more.
Choose from specializations in four key areas of cybersecurity.