Course Description

The Applied Cryptography Specialization offered by the University of Colorado System is a comprehensive program designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge necessary to excel in the field of cryptography. With a 4.5-star rating and rave reviews from over 761 students, this specialization is highly regarded in the industry. In this program, students will learn about the principles and practices of cryptography, including security engineering, algorithms, mathematics, theoretical computer science, and critical thinking. Through a combination of theoretical and practical coursework, students will gain a deep understanding of mathematical theory and analysis, system security, computer security models, cyberattacks, probability distribution, software security, applied mathematics, computational logic, blockchain, and computational thinking. This specialization is designed for intermediate-level students who have a basic understanding of computer science and mathematics. It can be completed within 3-6 months, making it an ideal choice for busy professionals looking to enhance their skills and advance their careers. Throughout the program, students will have the opportunity to