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Online Security of Autonomous Cyber-Physical Systems Certificate

Michigan Tech's Prometheus Borealis autonomous vehicle.
An online security of autonomous cyber-physical systems certificate provides competencies in the hierarchical design, control, and integration of technologies into cyber-physical components and systems including modern networked and autonomous mobile systems for land, air, and water.

Safe and Secure Cyber-Physical Systems

Analyze and synthesize the cyber-safety and security issues for vehicles and interconnected systems while working at the intersection of cybersecurity and safety of autonomous systems.

  1. Apply modern cyber-safety and security analysis engineering principles to autonomous vehicles and a variety of systems involving onboard control networks, advanced automation, and collaborative vehicle and machine collectives;
  2. Improve interdisciplinary skills in the analysis of complex systems with safety and security requirements; and
  3. Communicate clearly with peers and management on established and emerging cyber-safety and security issues.

Advance Your Autonomous Systems Career

Enhance your autonomous systems career by opening new job opportunities with an advanced certificate. Commit to growing your knowledge areas and to becoming an expert. Employers recognize advanced training—a graduate certificate may qualify you for leadership opportunities, project management responsibilities, or the chance to work on more complicated or sophisticated projects. Stand out by graduating from the #2 public university where grads make six figures (Money Magazine).


  • 15
    total credit hours to complete program
  • $0
    applying online is always free
  • 8+
    targeted mobility research areas at Michigan Tech