CWW is strengthening the cybersecurity workforce by assisting educational institutions nationwide.

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CyberWatch West (CWW) is increasing the quality and quantity of cybersecurity education programs nationwide with a Grant from National Science Foundation (NSF). Operating as an NSF Regional Center since 2013, CWW provides leadership in cybersecurity education and supports the development and expansion of programs in high schools, colleges, and universities throughout the United States.

CyberWatch West are focused on these efforts:

  1. Expand participation in the National Centers of Academic Excellence (CAE) program by providing mentor/mentee assistance for both two-year and four-year institutions.
  2. Serve as a dissemination agent for resources that strengthen cybersecurity curriculum in higher education.
  3. Improve participation and expand partnerships with industry nationwide
  4. Facilitate dissemination of faculty mentoring and student development resources.