The National Initiative for Cyber Careers and Studies (NICCS) recently announced that McAfee Institute is the Top Training Provider that has been viewed. In addition, our Certified Open Source Intelligence (C|OSINT) program is also the top viewed program on NICCS. We thank the NICCS and DHS for the recognition.
The National Initiative for Cybersecurity Careers & Studies (NICCS) is the nation’s one-stop shop for cybersecurity careers and studies. It connects the public with information on cybersecurity awareness, degree programs, training, careers, and talent management. As of February 2020, the Training Catalog connects the public to over 5,000 courses every day.
Cybersecurity professionals are in high demand. Experts predict there will be a global shortage of 1.8 million cybersecurity professionals by 2022 to fill those critical positions. With this cybersecurity talent shortage, educators are uniquely positioned to help students develop the technical skills to pursue careers in this industry.
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