Carolina Cyber Network

Strengthening
North Carolina’s
Cybersecurity

Through a coordinated, work-ready talent development system connecting public and private institutions.
The Carolina Cyber Network (CCN) is a comprehensive, innovative workforce development initiative among select North Carolina’s Cybersecurity educational institutions working together to meet the growing talent needs of North Carolina’s public agencies and private businesses.
Fayetteville Technical Community College (FTCC) and the Carolina Cyber Center of Montreat College teamed up to found and launch the CCN, with the assistance of cyber experts from RBX Solutions based in Charlotte and Washington DC.

Who We Are

MISSION

Strengthening North Carolina’s cybersecurity capabilities through a coordinated, work-ready talent development system connecting public and private institutions.

VISION

Create and deliver a first-of-its kind, national demonstration project enabling a high-performance, holistic cybersecurity workforce pipeline for public and private entities.

PRINCIPLES

The Carolina Cyber Network seeks to achieve two primary outcomes. First, to nurture the full-life cycle of North Carolina Cyber Security practitioners, from identification and self-selection, through to Continuing Education.

News & Notes

2023 Key Data Points

In 2023, CCN members schools:

Carolina Cyber
Network Map

The network also includes Blue Ridge Community College, Catawba Valley Community College, Cleveland Community College, Forsyth Technical Community College, Gaston College, Isothermal Community College, Johnston Community College, Richmond Community College, Stanly Community College, Caldwell Community College & Technical Institute, Piedmont Community College, Wake Technical Community College and Wayne Community College and North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.