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From Detection to Prevention: Machine Learning for Cybersecurity

Tuition support application for Machine Learning for Cybersecurity certificate offered by the University of Chicago Center for Data and Computing.

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In order to apply for the reduced tuition, please fill out this form in response to the following prompt (500 words or fewer):

Describe the most pressing challenges in your industry and how machine learning may impact these challenges; positively, negatively, or both. Additionally, please describe why advanced training in machine learning will help you achieve your career goals. 

We will evaluate aid applications with a view to selecting recipients who possess:

  • Demonstrated interest in machine learning and security
  • Diversity of perspective and experience
  • Willingness to dedicate sufficient time to succeed in the course
  • Prerequisite knowledge for the course. Prior knowledge in machine learning isn’t required. However, students who have basic familiarity with one or more programming languages, such as Python/C/C++/MATLAB/Java/JavaScript, will be best prepared for this program.

The deadline to apply for reduced tuition is October 23.