In recognition of its leadership as a cyber and network security educator, SC Cyber has honored ECPI University with its Award for Excellence in Academia. SC Cyber is a statewide consortium of government, academia, and industry throughout South Carolina with a mission to develop talent, techniques, and tools to defend the connected infrastructure within South Carolina and the United States.
At its annual summit, SC Cyber recognized deserving government, industry, and academic organizations that demonstrate excellence within their sector. “ECPI University has been a strong leader in providing students with valued educational and experiential learning opportunities,” says SC Cyber Executive Director Tom Scott. “Congratulations to them on their recent announcement of being named a National Security Agency Center of Academic Excellence!”
“We are honored that SC Cyber has recognized us for our efforts to produce highly-skilled cybersecurity professionals,” says Dr. Keith Morneau, ECPI University Dean of Computer and Information Science. “Through our partnerships with industry and government, it is our mission to empower students with real-world skills and help close the cybersecurity talent gap.”