Education and Professional Development


NC-U is responsible for academic and professional development in cryptologic and cryptologic-related disciplines in support of U.S. mission requirements.

NC-U 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 NC-U 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. Colleges and universities accept NC-U accredited courses as meeting credit requirements within their degree programs through the NC-U Accelerated Degree Program (ADP).