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Center for Information Assurance Research and Education

UNM Re-designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education and Research through 2022.

Dr. Steve Burd (center) receives CAE certificates in Huntsville, Alabama. The National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security have designated The University of New Mexico as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE-CDE) and Research (CAE-R) through academic year 2022. Dr. Steve Burd received UNM's certificates during the National Cyber Security Summit in Huntsville, Alabama in June. Learn more about the Information Assurance Program.

SFS Scholarship Applications Accepted for Fall 2017 and Spring 2018

The UNM Information Assurance Scholarship for Service (SFS) program is funded through a National Science Foundation grant to provide scholarships to complete a Master's degree in information assurance (IA). The purpose of the Scholarship for Service (SFS) program is to educate outstanding students in information assurance and move them into related careers with the U.S. government CyberCorps®. Learn more...