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Cyber Defense Center

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Cyber Security training at Pikes Peak Community College prepares you for a career in cyber defense. With degree and non-credit options, cyber security courses from PPCC will provide you the IT security training needed.

Learn industry-standard network security, cyber countermeasures and NSA and DHS standards from PPCC, recognized by National Security Agency as Cyber Security Center of Academic Excellence for 2 Year Schools (CAE-2Y).

Apply today and find out why businesses choose PPCC graduates.

PPCC Is Cyber Security

Get Your Cybersecurity Degree

The PPCC Cyber Security degree program provides you the skills and certifications needed for a cyber security experience. Receive hands on cyber security experience, get the qualifications needed and participate in IT security challenges. At PPCC, earn IT security certifications, such as Security + and Cisco CCNA while completing your degree.

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Get Involved!

Do you like solving problems and helping others? Can you think outside the box? Join the Pikes Peak Community College Cybersecurity Club!

Cybersecurity touches everything from medical services to banking and cannot be limited to technical experts. We want students from every major who are interested in safeguarding our information. 

All are welcome to attend meetings & events! Drop-Ins are encouraged! Come check us out.

For general advising questions, you can email us at advising@ppcc.edu, or fill out the form below. For the quickest service, please include your Student Number in all communications.

Note: During registration seasons, we experience a high volume of calls and emails. During those times it may take us a few days to respond to you.

Contact Us

faculty contact

April Frost


(719) 502-3300

advising team

Business, Public Service & Social Sciences


(719) 502-3300

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