Center for Cybersecurity Research and Education



UAH received funding from the National Science Foundation and the National Security Agency to teach two cybersecurity education summer camps for high school teachers in 2016.

Camp 1 (June 27 - July 1): Fundamentals of Computing and Introduction to Cybersecurity

Camp 2 (July 18 - July 22): Network Cybersecurity for Secondary Education

UAH GenCyber Summer 2016 Brochure

For questions or registration, please contact 256.824.6576 or

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Cyber Designation

On June 2007, The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) was designated a National Center of Academic Excellence (CAE) in Information Assurance Education (IAE) for the academic years 2007-2012 by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

UAH was re-designated for the academic years 2012-2021.

In 2014, UAH received the designation of National Center of Academic Excellence/Cyber Defense for the period 2014-2021.

UAH’s information security curriculum meets the NSA Committee on National Security Systems standards 4011 and 4012.


For further details on the curriculum contact the Center for Cybersecurity Research and Education at 256.824.6576 or