Fayetteville Technical Community College is a DHS & NSA recognized Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education.
The National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security have designated Fayetteville Technical Community College as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Two-Year Education (CAE2Y)
Students can choose several options to obtain this recognition as well as receive your degree credential. Review options under program options. In addition industry level IT certifications are highly recommended after completing certificate related courses.
Systems Security & Analysis is a concentration under the Information Technology program.
This curriculum provides individuals with the skills required to analyze and implement effective and comprehensive information security controls.
Graduates should qualify for employment in entry-level positions with businesses, educational systems, and governmental agencies that rely on computer systems to design and manage information.
The program incorporates the competencies of industry-recognized certification exams.
External Board of Advisers
|Deb Crawford – Laboratory for Analytic Sciences North Carolina State University|
|Chip Lucas – Executive Director Career and Technical Education/ Cumberland County School System|
|Nia Luckey – Cyber Security Subject Matter Expert / Novetta|
|AshLeigh Pienkosz – Desktop Support Specialist / City of Fayetteville|
|Anthony Pierce – Lead Cyber Investigator at Cisco|
|Ted Richards – Professional Service Engineer/ ForeScout|
|Suzannah Tucker – FTCC Board Member|
Department Chair Systems Security & Analysis
Chris has an associate of applied science from Wake Technical Community College and Fayetteville Technical Community College. He also has a Bachelor and Masters of Science in Technology Systems from East Carolina University. Within the field of Technology Chris has twenty-one years job experience with a variety of different organizations. Chris also has several CompTIA, Red Hat, and Palo Alto certifications.