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Centers for Academic Excellence Resources


Cyber Defense Resources

National Science Foundation (NSF) Advanced Technological Education (ATE) Centers


The National Science Foundation (NSF) has helped fund five National and Regional Advanced Technological Education (ATE) Centers in Security Technologies 


The mission of these centers is to improve the education of technicians who work in advanced technology industries that are important to the nation’s security.  The centers accomplish this by providing support to test innovations for teaching science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) to undergraduates and secondary school students, and the educators who teach them.


The organizations listed below offer a wealth of information and support for educational institutions and their students in the areas of Information Security and Cyber Defense.

Advanced Cyberforensics Education (ACE)

Cyber Security Education Consortium (CSEC)

National Center for Security System and Information Assurance (CSSIA)

National CyberWatch Center (CyberWatch)

CyberWatch West (CWW)


 Cyber Defense Awareness Resources


The most effective tool we have to defend our information and privacy against the growing attacks we are facing daily is knowledge.  Below you will find links to a variety of resources that will allow you to participate in the protection of your country, community, family and yourself. 

DHS Stop.Think.Connect

Center for Internet Security

Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center(MS-ISAC)

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Resource Center

United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) Videos, Media and Security Games

CAE Community


Additional Recommended Sites:

Secure America Web Site

Security Management Daily

Digital Guardian Web Site

Danville Community College News

DCC Campus Security

DCC Information Technology Department

Northern Virginia Community College


National CyberWatch Center

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