PartnersThe MSIT Privacy Engineering program is partnering with a number of individuals and organizations to provide professional development, capstone project opportunities, and professional expertise.
International Association of Privacy Professional
The IAPP is a not-for-profit association with more than 10,000 members in 70 countries. The IAPP helps define, support and improve the privacy profession through networking, education and certification. The IAPP offers MSIT Privacy Engineering students who become student members the opportunity to take their certification exams free of charge at Carnegie Mellon. The IAPP also sponsors scholarships for MSIT Privacy Engineering students to attend their conferences.
"As the field of privacy grows around the globe, we are seeing a clear need for highly trained engineers who can translate the complexity of privacy into technology. There are too few of these professionals today, and we look forward to welcoming Carnegie Mellon graduates into this burgeoning profession." -- J. Trevor Hughes, president and CEO of the IAPP