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Undergraduate Concentration in Cryptography

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The Department of Mathematics and Statistics offers a concentration in cryptography within the undergraduate program in Pure Mathematics. The concentration includes a base of six required courses that equips students to find employment in the secure communications industry or to pursue graduate studies in cryptography.

Detailed description of the concentration (in PDF format).

Courses in cryptography and related areas offered by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics:

PMAT 329 Introduction to Cryptography
PMAT 419 / STAT 419 Information Theory and Error Control Codes
PMAT 429 Cryptography - the Design of Ciphers
PMAT 529 Advanced Cryptography and Cryptanalysis

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