Carnegie Mellon University

Privacy Engineering Certificate Program Registration

It is currently our expectation that the Privacy Engineering Certificate Program will run 3-4 cohorts per year. Below is the current cohort schedule:

  • September 11, 2021 to October 23, 2021 (registration will open on July 1)
  • October 30, 2021 to December 18, 2021 (registration will open on August 30)

If you are interested in any of these future cohorts, please pre-register at the link below and we will make sure to email you as soon as registration opens up!

Pre-Register Here


Important Notice Regarding Prerequisites

Students who enroll in the certificate program are expected to have a basic understanding of computers and the Internet and some prior exposure to programming. Minimally, students should be able to read short code snippets in languages such as java, HTML and javascript. Students are also expected to have a basic understanding of statistics. Reading material will be made available to students who are not sure they fully satisfy these requirements or feel they might need a brief refresher. Students are responsible for making sure they meet the program's requirements. All instruction is in English. Accordingly a good command of the English language is necessary to take this program - this includes reading, writing as well as speaking.