NCU is responsible for academic and professional development in cryptologic and cryptologic-related disciplines in support of U.S. mission requirements.
NCU executes this responsibility through the following Colleges:
- The College of Language and Analysis
- The College of Leadership and Business
- The College of Cyber and Cryptology
- The College for Professional Development
The NCU offers over 1,600 courses in over 130 curricula covering a wide spectrum of training and education levels, from basic job skills to graduate-level educational instruction. While the NCU is not a degree granting institution, other colleges and universities accept NC-U accredited courses as meeting credit requirements within their degree programs through the NC-U Accelerated Degree Program (ADP).