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Cybersecurity at Norfolk State

Norfolk State University is positioned to be a national leader in cyber related research and education, providing opportunities for students to learn about the theory and practice of Information Assurance and Cybersecurity. The programs address the nation’s growing need for a diverse group of qualified cybersecurity professionals.

The Cybersecurity Complex located in the Marie V. McDemmond Center for Applied Research, includes data centers and research labs that provide training for students in areas that include: cloud computing, big data analytics, digital forensics, wireless security, cyber-psychology, socio-cybersecurity and more. As a leader in cybersecurity education and research, the Cybersecurity Complex prepares today’s students to provide tomorrow’s cybersecurity solutions.

Key Designations

Below are some of the key designations held by Norfolk State University for its education and research programs in cybersecurity.

Cybersecurity Programs

Cybersecurity at Norfolk State UniversityThe Department of Computer Science offers a BS in Computer Science with tracks in:

Track CYB: CyberSecurity
Track DCYB: Cybersecurity. DNIMAS

Cybersecurity at Norfolk State UniversityNorfolk State University offers a Master of Science in:

CyberPsychology (online)
Cybersecurity (online)
Computer Science - Emphasis in Information Assurance

Student Scholarship Opportunities

  • CyberCorps Scholarship for Service
  • Center of Excellence in Cybersecurity
  • Center of Excellence in Governance, Research, and Education

Cybersecurity Research Centers and Labs