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The Center for System Security and Information Assurance (CSSIA) originated in 2003 and is a Regional Advanced Technological Education (ATE) Center for Cyber Security and Information Assurance.

CSSIA advances cyber security education programs at the secondary and post-secondary levels by providing innovative teaching and learning opportunities through skills based student competitions and faculty professional development. Skills based competitions promote problem solving and teamwork skills, provide an opportunity for students to showcase their talents, and offer a unique opportunity for students and faculty to interact with cyber security professionals.