Project: CyberPatriot Initiative

Synopsis

Cost: $350,000

Number of colleges participating: 1

Lead: Nancy Jones, njones@coastline.edu , Coastline Community College

Participating Colleges: Coastline Community College ($350,000)

Sectors: Information & Communication Technologies (ICT)/Digital Media

  • Program TOPS Codes: Computer Infrastructure and Support (070800)
  • Metrics: Number of Enrollments

Brief Narrative: The CyberPatriot Initiative proposal is to plan and implement an innovative program to meet the critical need for developing cyber-skills and awareness for K-12 students as a direct response to increased employment and wages earned for students in this high demand field. Through CyberPatriot competitions –and the collaborative learning that comes with them -- students will be exposed to the basics of cybersecurity and its applications.

Status Update

Total Funded: $350,000.00

Contacts

Nancy Jones
Coastline Community College
njones@coastline.edu