AP Computer Science Principles Course - SDNB includes cybersecurity as a topic
Information Technology Academy (ITA) - is a pre-college initiative with the goal of increasing enrollment rates of diverse students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Wisconsin Regional Career Pathways (RCP)– Digital Technology - A statewide effort to deliver high-quality career pathways in high schools that reflect the needs and vision of a regional collaborative group of employers, education, and economic and workforce development.
Future Business Leaders of America - FBLA competitive experiences reward student excellence in a broad range of business career-related areas and prepares students for successful careers providing opportunities to apply classroom concepts in a workforce-simulated competitive environment.
Wisconsin DPI Computer Science - Partnerships with various programs provide schools the opportunity to engage students in a range of experiences from standards-based curriculum to work-based learning.
CyberPatriot - The National Youth Cyber Education Program created by the Air Force Association (AFA) to inspire K-12 students toward careers in cybersecurity or other science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines critical to our nation's future.
SkillsUSA - SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. They provide educational programs, events and competitions that support career and technical education (CTE) in the nation’s classrooms.
CyberCorps - Scholarship for Service (SFS) — providing scholarships for bachelors, masters, and graduate degree programs focusing in cybersecurity in return for service in Federal, State, local, or tribal governments upon graduation
Grant Program Announcement (GPA) - for collaborative projects to provide high school students with industry-recognized certifications in high-demand fields. Grants are available to Wisconsin technical colleges for collaborative projects with school districts, technical colleges and business partners
National Integrated Cyber Education Research Center (NICERC) - a not-for profit academic development center to provide K-12 cybersecurity curricula and hands-on professional development for teachers at no cost
Wisconsin Fast Forward (WFF) program - is a nationally recognized, innovative talent development solution driven by Wisconsin businesses to train and retain highly skilled workers. Making up to $1,000,000 in grants available
Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) - is often discussed among white hat hackers and penetration testers
Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) - is geared towards people in managerial positions (e.g. CIO of IT security).
Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) - is designed for professionals who audit, control, monitor and assess information technology and business systems
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) - is an information security certification developed by the International Information Systems Security Certification Consortium
CompTIA - Earn an IT certification in Cybersecurity.
GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH) - is for incident handlers responsible for detecting, responding to and resolving computer security incidents
InfoSec Institute - trains on industry standard certifications such as CISSP
ISACA Certifications - ISACA engages in the development, adoption and use of globally accepted, industry-leading knowledge and practices for information systems and cybersecurity.
Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) - is designed for penetration testers and includes a rigorous 24 hour certification exam.
Palo Alto Networks Certifications -Industry-leading professional certifications that help validate technical competencies and knowledge of the Palo Alto Networks Security Operating Platform.
MS in Computing with a specialization Information Assurance and Cyber Defense, Marquette University designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Educations(CAE-CDE)