The Center for Cyber Defense Education is located in LIB-5717 on the 5th floor of the library.

Goal

The goal of the Center for Cyber Defense Education is to reduce vulnerability in our national information infrastructure by promoting higher education and research in Information Assurance/Cyber Defense (IA/CD) and to produce a growing number of professionals with expertise in IA/CD disciplines.

Vision

The vision of the Center for Cyber Defense Education is to:

  1. The vision of the Center for Cyber Defense Education is to: Provide programs that commit to excellence in the field of Information Assurance and Cyber Defense education at the graduate and undergraduate levels.
  2. Provide the Nation with a pipeline of qualified students poised to become IA/CD professionals.
  3. Continuously improve the quality of IA/CD programs, curriculum, faculty, students and other institutions.
  4. Emphasize faculty efforts in improving IA/CD scholarship, professional development, and instructional capabilities.
  5. Foster and encourage further development of strong IA/CD focused education and research depth at U.S. institutions.
  6. Improve community outreach through IA/CD awareness and provide training to the local community.