Apply – Register for Design for Security Badge Courses

Are you currently a Purdue student?

If you are already a degree-seeking student in a graduate or undergraduate program at Purdue University, you do not need to submit an application.  Contact your current undergraduate or faculty advisor to determine your preparedness for the course and register using your assigned Registration PIN for the semester in which you plan to enroll.*

All other interested individuals:

Applications for this program are accepted on a rolling basis with classes starting approximately every 10-weeks. Please follow the application process below.

Process and checklist:

  • A submitted electronic application. Click here to start.

  • Create an account whether you have applied to Purdue or not.

  • Please use the below information for Campus and Program details in the application system:

    • Campus: Select "West Lafayette (Main Campus)"

    • Proposed Graduate Major: Select "Interdisciplinary Engineering"

    • Area of Interest:  Select: “Design for Security"

    • Degree Objective: Select "Non-Degree"

  • Proof of a bachelor's degree by either a copy of an official transcript or a copy of the original diploma

  • Proof of English proficiency (if applicable)

*If you are not certain of your status at Purdue University to enroll, you may contact Purdue Engineering Online at