Baker College is a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense (CAE–CD) as designated by the National Security Agency (NSA). The CAE-CD validated program of study is our B.S. in Information Technology and Cybersecurity.
Baker College’s Cybersecurity Center provides students and faculty with a collection of helpful cybersecurity resources, program guidance, and various collaboration and outreach opportunities. The goal of this program is to reduce vulnerability in our national information infrastructure by promoting higher education and research in Cyber Defense (CD) while producing professionals with expertise in CD disciplines.
CAE-CD Program of Study
Information Technology and Cybersecurity (B.S.)
This program develops technology professionals who can understand and defend against cybersecurity threats while protecting valuable information and running secure networks in today’s global business environment.
- Offered on-campus and online
- 120 credit hours
- 4 years (on average)
Mrs. Shelley Allen, Adjunct
Mr. Ed Bissett, Program Director
Mr. Billy Chestnut, Adjunct
Dr. Joshua Eaton, Adjunct
Mr. Sean Glasgow, Adjunct
Mr. Matthew Hansel, Adjunct
Mr. Greg Hess, Faculty
Mr. Roland Morales, Adjunct
Mr. Caine Munro, Adjunct
Mr. Ken Orgill, Adjunct
Mr. Gary Pierce, Adjunct
Mr. Mark Poberesky, Adjunct
Dr. Jessica Schwartz, Faculty
Mr. Stephen Vincent, Adjunct
DoD Cyber Scholarship Program
Baker College’s College of Information Technology and Engineering is proud to partner with the Department of Defense to offer the Cyber Scholarship Program (DoD CySP).
This is an external scholarship opportunity offered by Baker College but fulfilled through the Department of Defense (DoD). This means that eligible students can take advantage of this scholarship via applicable, eligible academic programs offered at Baker College.
Clubs and Organizations
Cyber Defense Club
Provides opportunities for students studying Information Technology to network, organize student activities, engage in community outreach, invite technology professionals to campus, and complete IT projects.
Events, Resources, and Training
Unveiling the Power Behind Baker College’s Cyber Club: Elevating Learning Beyond the Classroom to Meet Industry Demand
December 8, 2023
Baker College Empowers Students to Navigate the Digital Frontier during the 20th Annual Cybersecurity Awareness Month
October 17, 2023
Baker College Cyber Defense Team Competes in 2022 Midwest Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition
March 23, 2022
Baker College Cyber Defense Club Wins Michigan 2021 Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition
February 24, 2021