Carolina Cyber Center Academy

Developing cybersecurity professionals of character
forging a more secure North Carolina

Carolina Cyber Center gives you both the deep technical knowledge and the hands-on experience you need to stand out as a top candidate in the thriving cyber field.

With programs that include the areas of expertise and certifications employers are seeking now, Carolina Cyber Center is the best way to become an in-demand cyber professional.

A cyber program for everyone.

Whether you’re just starting out or have years of IT experience, your exciting new cyber career starts here.

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Kickstart your Career as a Cyber Defense Analyst

Whether you are new to IT or are a seasoned IT professional ready to advance your career into cyber, this cost-effective program prepares you to launch a new cyber career. This efficient and flexible program is designed to get you career-ready in 12 months or less with full and part-time options available.

Virtual and in-person options are available.

The next Cyber Defense Analyst program begins April 2022.

Scholarships available.

Take a cost-effective step toward a great cyber career.

Your time and money are important. We offer you the best-value education, giving you the knowledge and certifications you need without any unnecessary coursework. Financing options and available scholarships make C3 even more affordable.

Choose the best cohort for your schedule and cyber career goals.

There’s a cohort for everyone at Carolina Cyber Center. With virtual and in-person learning—and both full-time and part-time options—we can work together to find the learning path for you.

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Students at a computer

Our faculty: top experts in the cyber field.

You’ll learn from the best at C3. Our faculty have worked at top government agencies, Fortune 500 companies, global NGOs, and more.

CyberSeek reports there are 20,000 unfilled cyber positions in North Carolina alone. And demand is only increasing: some estimates say the cybersecurity field is primed to grow by more than ten percent over the next few decades.

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Read about the Carolina Cyber Center in the news

More about Carolina Cyber Center at Montreat College.

As a student at Carolina Cyber Center, you’re studying an award-winning curriculum, backed by top authorities in the cybersecurity field. Montreat College’s cybersecurity program has been named an Institution of Academic Excellence by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the National Security Agency (NSA).

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Some words from Carolina Cyber Center students.

“Thank you so much for the opportunity you have given all of us. You’ve changed my life with this program.”

Uriel R.

“Thanks for getting me through the certification exam. I appreciate you taking the time to train us to become better than who we were yesterday.”

Elijah R.

Get in touch with Carolina Cyber Center today.

We’re passionate about helping students find the right cybersecurity path. Get in touch to chat about your schedule, your experience, and your goals in cybersecurity.