A full month dedicated to cybersecurity

The perfect time to learn more about the growing field and demand for cybersecurity and IT professionals.

If you have ever been curious about a career in cybersecurity, October is your month. October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month and Davenport has a whole calendar of virtual events to help you learn more about this booming career field. 

Take a look at all of your chances to connect with us this month:

Why should you consider a cybersecurity degree at Davenport?

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National recognition

The Davenport University College of Technology is one of only 13 schools in Michigan designated by the National Security Agency (NSA) and Department of Homeland Security as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education.

 

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More scholarships

We are the only university in Michigan to be awarded a $4 million grant from the National Science Foundation to train and educate the nation’s next generation of cybersecurity experts—which means more scholarship opportunities for you!

 

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Hands-on learning

Our College of Technology is equipped with state-of-the-art software and programs so you get all the hands-on learning you need for a career in this fast-paced, in-demand field. Davenport is also Cisco certified. 

 

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Preparation for industry exams

Prepare for industry certifications while you earn your degree by taking Davenport’s computer security courses, designed to align with IT industry exams like the Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).

 

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NEW scholarship opportunity via the National Science Foundation (NSF)

Davenport University was recently awarded a new S-STEM grant for $647,527 to recruit, retain, graduate, and prepare 20 low-income, academically talented students earning a B.S. in Computer Information Systems (CIS) or Computer Science (CS) for employment. Learn more

Additional cybersecurity resources

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