Center for Cyberspace Research (CCR)

Center for Cyberspace Research (CCR)
Advanced Cyber Education (ACE) Course

2019 Accepted Cadets:

CADET
DET
COLLEGE
Aljallad, Yousef
485
Rutgers University
Bello, Kaleb
088
Sacramento State University
Braudt, Samuel
025
Arizona State University
Castanon, Diego
075
San Diego State University
Cochran Collin
390
Eastern Michigan University
Cothran, Patrick
012
Samford University
Godby, Dawson
290
University of Kentucky
Goo, Tallas
175
University of Hawaii at Manoa
Gorski, Lucas
115
University of Connecticut
Hagen, Alissa
675
University of Oklahoma
Lewis, Danielle
330
University of Maryland College Park
Maravi, Jorge
490
Fairleigh Dickinson University
Medina, Donovan
842
University of Texas at San Antonio
Meeker, James
536
Clarkson University
*Melloy, Wyatt
410
University of Saint Thomas
*Meyer, Deanna
875
Virginia Tech
Paffile, Blake
910
Seattle Pacific University
Park, Andrew
075
San Diego State University
Park, Samantha
190
University of Illinois Urbana Champaign
Perkins, Kendra
014
University of West Florida
Reville, Andrew
012
Samford University
Rojas, Miguel
002
University of California Riverside
Santana, Brian
028
Embry Riddle Aeronautical University
Sepulveda, Andres
027
Northern Arizona University
*Sinha, Tanya
190
University of Illinois
Sisti, Michael
009
Yale University
*Stewart, Blake
205
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Terlizzi, Garth
810
Baylor University
Zavalza, Michael
685
Oregon State University

Location: Wright-Patterson, AFB in Dayton, Ohio at AFIT/Center for Cyberspace Research

Who Should Apply?: ACE is open to Academy and Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) cadets between their junior and senior years in college. Students must carry at least a 2.75 GPA, be a U.S. citizen and be in good standing in their detachment. Students from all programs of study are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to students majoring in computer engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, or any information technology related major. Army cadets POC listed below.

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Course Overview:
Advanced Cyber Education (ACE) program is a four week course that takes place during the undergraduate academic summer break at the Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT). The program consists of an instructional component, cyber war exercises, and cyber officer development days that focus on the study of cyber and its unique leadership challenges.

The objective of the ACE program is to develop the next generation of cybersecurity leaders through an intense program that immerses students in the cybersecurity discipline while educating them on becoming future military leaders. This program covers a wide variety of cybersecurity related disciplines to develop original thinkers and technical leaders who can solve real-world problems in the area of cybersecurity.  
 

Info for Prospective Students:

Important Contacts:
ACE Program Manager
Capt Carlos Rodriguez
Telephone: (937) 255-3636 Ext. 4701
Email: carlos.rodriguez@afit.edu

Army Cadets POC
J. L. Addie III
Cadet Professional Development Training (CPDT)
CTLT and Internships
G-37, USACC
Telephone: (502) 624-6029

Air Force Cyberspace Technical Center of Excellence (AF CyTCoE)
Air Force Institute of Technology
2950 Hobson Way
Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio 45433-7765
Telephone: (937) 255-3636 Ext. 4690 
Fax: (937) 904-7979
Email: cytcoeworkflow@afit.edu

 

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