Information Security and Assurance Center
The Committee on National Security Systems in conjunction with the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) jointly announced the designation of Davenport University as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defence (CAE/CD) through the year 2020.
The ISaAC Charter
Davenport University and the College of Technology are committed to improving the practice of protecting information. The Information Security and Assurance Center is charged with facilitating this process.
The center will seek to establish partnerships, support information security research, assist development and sharing of resources and perform the following:
- The university will seek to establish and foster partnerships with industry, educational institutions, and professional organizations.
- The university will support research efforts in information security and assurance.
- The university will use various methods to develop and distribute resources to facilitate improved information security.
The Information Security and Assurance Center (ISaAC) Charter has been approved and endorsed by the Davenport University Dean of the College of Technology, Dr. Pamela Imperato.
Department of Defense – Information Assurance Scholarship Program
Information Assurance at Davenport University
Students at Davenport University can obtain Bachelor's degrees in Cyber Defense, Network Management and Security, Digital Forensice and Master's degrees in Information Assurance and Computer Science.
Davenport University's Information Assurance degree addresses the management of risk to organizational and individual information assets and the importance of building secure systems that protect the confidentiality, accessibility and integrity of those assets in today's global environment.
The Master’s Degree in Computer Science (MSCS) is designed to prepare students for professional level Information Technology positions by furthering their understanding and deepening their knowledge in high-demand areas such as computer vision, artificial intelligence, pattern recognition, and secure programming
Visit our College of Technology web page for a list of all our degree options.