The Department of Computer and Information Sciences, with over 40 faculty and 1,200
undergraduate majors, started one of the first undergraduate cybersecurity tracks
in the nation and the first in Maryland.
National Center of Academic Excellence
The National Security Agency/Department of Homeland Security designated Towson University
as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education in 2002 and in Cyber Operations in 2013. TU is one of
only 19 institutions in the nation to receive the NSA/DHS Cyber Operations designation.