Strategic Relationships

The Cyber Studies Consortium collaborates with a broad range of organizations, including businesses,
agencies, associations, foundations, and educational institutions to offer qualified veterans and others the training and career
guidance needed to secure high skill, high-paying cyber jobs with a focus on cybersecurity.

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Empowering students to achieve their educational goals

Hillsborough Community College delivers teaching and learning opportunities that empower students to achieve their educational goals and become contributing members of the local community and a global society. They offer more than 160 academic programs and transfer tracks, and have a wide range of academic support services to assist students as they work toward their academic adjectives.

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Committed to a 'students first' philosophy

Keiser University is a regionally accredited private career university that provides educational programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels for a diverse student body in traditional, nontraditional and online delivery formats.

Committed to a 'students first' philosophy, Keiser University prepares graduates for careers in business, criminal justice, health care, technology, hospitality, education, and career-focused general studies.

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Making a great cybersecurity program even better

Partner in initial educational pilot program.

What sets our training and education apart - we’re not a 'from scratch' initiative but built around the highly-regarded online Cybersecurity Certificate Programs already in place at Saint Leo University.

Saint Leo, with over 36 years' experience providing academic-degree programs for military personnel and their families, is the second largest provider of academic degree programs for military personnel in the United States and around the world under Department of Defense contract.

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Dedicated to meeting the educational and workforce training needs

State Florida College is a dynamic College dedicated to meeting the educational and workforce training needs of citizens and businesses in the region. SCF has expanded its mission to include workforce baccalaureate degrees while continuing to focus on highly respected associate degrees that prepare graduates for university transfer and professional careers.

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Providing job-relevant skills required by employers

Partner in initial educational pilot program.

Founded in 1963, the University of West Florida is a vibrant, distinctive institute of higher learning with undergraduate, graduate and targeted research programs. With multiple locations in Northwest Florida, the University serves a student population of more than 12,000.

The University of West Florida is offering the Network+ Fundamentals of Cybersecurity course in collaboration with the National Cyber Partnership.

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CompTIA Authorized Academy Partner

The National Cyber Partnership is a CompTIA authorized academy partner. CompTIA is one of the leading providers of industry certifications. CompTIA certifications prepare students for real-life IT environments and provide them with essential skills for a career in IT.

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Job placement help for veterans and non-veterans

Getting our grads hired in good cyber jobs is TEKsystems' critical partnership role. A leading provider of contract services and direct job placement with nearly 30 years experience, every year TEKsystems places over 80,000 IT professionals into 6,000 client sites across North America, Europe and Asia.

TEKsystems provides Cyber Study Consortium students with one-on-one career guidance, including how to write a military-to-civilian resume and talk about military experience in an interview. TEKsystems also places the resumes of program graduates directly with potential employers.

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Funding workforce development

The unique public-private National Cyber Partnership begins with the State of Florida supporting workforce development to fuel economic development - starting with building the cyber industry in Tampa - a perfect fit for the area with all its capable veterans.

The Cyber FoundationsTM programs were launched with $750,000 in start-up funding from the State of Florida through the Department of Economic Opportunity.

Thanks to the State of Florida, we were also able to offer full-ride scholarships to qualified Tampa area veterans and military as part of the Cyber FoundationsTM pilot program.


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