RIT is named a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Research
RIT was named as a Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Research (CAE-R) by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security for the period of 2017-2022. This designation is conferred only on institutions with significant research activity in cybersecurity, including externally funded projects, publications, and active student research. RIT is one of only 39 institutions in the US with both the CAE-R and CAE-CD (cyber defense education) designations.
More details are here: http://www.rit.edu/news/story.php?id=62888&source=enewsletter