ACCREDITATION FOR TWO-YEAR CYBERSECURITY PROGRAMS

Event Date

Monday, November 6, 2017 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm PST

Event URL

ABET invites department chairs, program directors, and faculty at community colleges offering courses in cybersecurity to:

A Listening Session at the National Initiative on Cybersecurity

Education Conference

Monday, November 6, 2017

10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

ACCREDITATION FOR TWO-YEAR CYBERSECURITY PROGRAMS

  • Would the cybersecurity field benefit from ABET accreditation of community college programs?
  • Would community colleges benefit from ABET accreditation of 2-year cybersecurity programs?
  • What represents quality in two-year cybersecurity programs?
  • Would your program consider seeking ABET accreditation if it were available?
  • Do you have any concerns about the accreditation of 2-year cybersecurity programs?

Recently released proposed accreditation criteria of four-year cybersecurity programs for public comment are here .

ABET is the global accreditor of college and university programs in the disciplines of applied and natural science, computing, engineering and engineering technology at the associate, bachelor and master degree levels. To learn more about ABET visit here .