Located in Augusta, Georgia, Augusta University is a public research university and medical center dedicated to training the next generation of innovators, leaders and health care providers. Home to three campuses in Augusta and various satellite locations across Georgia, Augusta University is at the forefront of groundbreaking research focused on improving and enriching the human experience.
Offering undergraduate programs in the liberal arts and sciences, business and education as well as a full range of graduate programs and hands-on clinical research opportunities, Augusta University is Georgia’s innovation center for education and health care. The combination of nationally ranked business and nursing schools as well as the state’s flagship public medical school and only dental school makes Augusta University a destination of choice for the students of today and the leaders of tomorrow.
What we offer:
Learn more about our Partnerships & Programs.
About the Cyber Institute at AU
Cyber Science, particularly in regard to defense, is a burgeoning industry.
We need smart, motivated people to join our ranks. These professionals will not only be at the fore of an invisible battle, they’ll be defending our freedom and information. For that, they will be greatly rewarded in careers with limitless possibilities.
The Cyber Institute provides cyber defense program guidance and oversight as well as collaboration and outreach opportunities among students, faculty, and other initiatives.
Augusta University’s geographic position, strength of national partnerships, and commitment to research/educational programs strengthens our efforts to help create a cyber workforce. Augusta University’s Cyber Institute will play a significant role in cybersecurity at a national level.
Strategic focus areas for the Cyber Institute include:
- Education to become a worldwide leader in cyber security workforce development.
- Research to enable transformative, multidisciplinary research programs.
- Strategic Alliances to be a global leader in cybersecurity public education awareness.
- Healthcare to focus on protection of health information and medical care devices.
- Innovation & Commercialization to be recognized as a national cyber thought leader and enabler of cyber economic development.
WHY AUGUSTA UNIVERSITY?
- Out-of-state tuition fee waiver.
Augusta University offers an out-of-state-tuition fee waiver to all full-time military personnel stationed in Georgia and to their dependents.
- HOPE Scholarship for high school students.
Dependent children of active duty service members may qualify for the HOPE scholarship if they graduate from a Georgia high school.
- ROTC Program.
The Army ROTC Green to Gold Division Commander’s Hip Pocket Scholarship Program provides selected soldiers the opportunity to complete their baccalaureate degree requirements and obtain a commission through participation in the ROTC Scholarship program.