National Centers of Academic Excellence
As we become increasingly engaged with and reliant on technology in our homes, schools and workplaces, our vulnerability to malicious cyberattacks and information theft increases.
The Center for Cyber Defense Education at College of DuPage is dedicated to the development, promotion and support of education, collaboration and innovation in security technologies and management, information security assurance and digital forensics across multiple academic and professional disciplines.
As a certified Cisco Academy, a certified CompTIA Academy and a Microsoft IT Academy, College of DuPage sits at the forefront of affordable computer education, providing the state-of-the-art training, hands-on skills and credentials that are in demand by the industry and necessary to begin a successful career in cyber security and information assurance.
What’s more, the proximity of COD’s award-winning Robert J. Miller Homeland Security Education Center allows for unprecedented opportunities for interdisciplinary educational and professional projects and collaborative experiences across a variety of computer and criminal justice and security disciplines.
Dr. Felix Davis, Coordinator, CIT Program
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1536, (630) 942-2134
Tony Chen, CIT Professor
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1F09, (630) 942-2537
Nazia Naqvi, Program Advisor
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1E13, (630) 942-2081
Business and Applied Technology Division
Technical Education Center (TEC), Room 1034, (630) 942-2592