Cyber Security Ceremony

(Pictured, left to right, are Judith A. Kain Emmel, Prof. Eric G. Berkowitz, and John Felker)

Roosevelt University was officially designated a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE/CD) at a June 6 ceremony hosted by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) at the 2018 National Cyber Summit in Huntsville, Alabama. Prof. Eric G. Berkowitz represented the University and received the designation certificate from Judith A. Kain Emmel, Associate Deputy for Legislative, State and Local Affairs, National Security Agency and from John Felker, Director, National Cybersecurity and Communications Integration Center (NCCIC), Department of Homeland Security.

The NSA and DHS recognized Roosevelt’s cyber security program for reducing vulnerability in our national information infrastructure by promoting higher education and research in cyber defense and by producing a growing number of professionals with cyber defense expertise in various disciplines.

Learn more about Roosevelt’s Bachelor of Science in Cyber and Information Security degree and our Center for Cyber and Information Security by contacting Prof. Eric G. Berkowitz at eberkowitz@roosevelt.edu or 847-619-8532.

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