Thursday, December 26, 2013

U.S. universities look for niche in cybersecurity education

U.S. universities look for niche in cybersecurity education
There are now nearly 200 U.S. colleges and universities offering National Security Agency-certified degrees in cybersecurity, thanks in part to a federal government effort to tackle rising global cyber-risks by investing in the next generation of front-line professionals. In lieu of broad, generalized degree programs, experts say many schools are choosing to design specialized cybersecurity tracks to focus on niche threats and industries while experimenting with a variety of learning models

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