Center for Security Studies

National Center for Excellence

UMUC is proud to announce re-certification by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance and Cyber Defense Education. To attain certification, organizations must meet stringent criteria in areas such as curriculum, faculty qualification, research efforts, laboratory and library resources, outreach and partnerships.


National Security Agency (NSA)         Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS)          DHS