Lansing Community College

Welcome to Lansing Community College's Center for Cybersecurity Education. Here we have tips for protecting yourself online, the latest cybersecurity news, and information on getting your Computer Security & Networking degree and skills to get a job in the cybersecurity field. The LCC Center for Cybersecurity Education will become THE resource for Cybersecurity for this region for education, business, industry, government, and Community.

Lansing Community College is a National Center of Academic Excellence (CAE) in Cyber Defense Education designated by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The Computer Networking Technology, AB degree is the validated CAE Program of Study (PoS).

Email LCC's CAE Point of Contact and Administrator, Jason Mitchell -, for more information.


Cybersecurity News

Student Loan Breach Exposes 2.5M Records: 2.5 million people were affected, in a breach that could spell more trouble down the line.

Watering Hole Attacks Push ScanBox Keylogger: Researchers uncover a watering hole attack likely carried out by APT TA423, which attempts to plant the ScanBox JavaScript-based reconnaissance tool.

Tentacles of ‘0ktapus’ Threat Group Victimize 130 Firms: Over 130 companies tangled in sprawling phishing campaign that spoofed a multi-factor authentication system.

Ransomware Attacks are on the Rise: Lockbit is by far this summer’s most prolific ransomware group, trailed by two offshoots of the Conti group.

Cybercriminals Are Selling Access to Chinese Surveillance Cameras: Tens of thousands of cameras have failed to patch a critical, 11-month-old CVE, leaving thousands of organizations exposed.

Cybersecurity Resources

Upcoming Hacking Competitions upcoming CTF events

Thu Feb 15


01:30 PM - 01:30 PM

Thu Feb 15
Fri Feb 16

LA CTF 2024

11:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Sat Feb 17

BroncoCTF 2024

02:00 PM - 02:00 PM

More CTF events

Meet the Instructors

Jason Mitchell
Jason Mitchell

Jason's Bio

Cameron Dean
Cameron Dean

Cameron's Bio

Ed Thomas headshot
Ed Thomas

Ed's Bio

Adam Richardson
Adam Richardson

Adam's Bio

Computer Networking Technology, AB program - Program Level Outcomes

Lansing Community College emphasizes program-level outcomes, measurable skills, knowledge, and abilities that students are expected to gain upon completing a specific program. These outcomes align with industry standards and aim to ensure graduates are well-prepared for the workforce or further academic pursuits. They cover various areas such as technical proficiency, critical thinking, communication skills, and professional ethics. Program-level outcomes act as benchmarks for evaluating student achievement and program effectiveness, guiding curriculum development, and providing accountability to students, faculty, employers, and other stakeholders. The college's focus on these outcomes aims to empower students with the necessary competencies to succeed in their chosen fields and make meaningful contributions to their communities and society overall.

  1. Design, communicate, and follow documentation standards of complex data, processes, and or policies.
  2. Use specialized software applications effectively to create, manage, and complete IT tasks.
  3. Analyze a complex business problem and design, implement, and evaluate a solution by applying information technology principles and other relevant disciplines.
  4. Express professional responsibilities by making informed judgments in computing based on legal in ethical principles and practices.
  5. Function effectively and inclusively as a team member in a diverse group.
Advisory Committee

Lansing’s Community College CIT Advisory Board plays a pivotal role in shaping the educational landscape at our institution, offering invaluable expertise and guidance in the development of curriculum, degrees, and certificates. At the forefront of this collaborative effort is the General Business Industry Leaders Team (BILT) Committee, convening twice a year to provide strategic insights that ensure our academic programs align with the evolving needs of the business sector. This committee, comprised of accomplished leaders in various industries, offers a real-world perspective that enhances the practical relevance of our educational offerings. Additionally, during the Spring Semester, the Center for Cybersecurity Community Advisory Team convenes monthly to delve into the dynamic field of cybersecurity. This specialized team of experts not only contributes to the refinement of cybersecurity programs but also ensures our students are equipped with cutting-edge knowledge and skills to thrive in this rapidly advancing domain. The commitment of these advisory committees reflects our dedication to delivering a high-quality education that prepares students for success in today's competitive professional landscape. Email for more information.

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Contact Us

Computer Information Technology Program

Technical Careers Division

West Campus Room M103.4
Phone: 517-267-6406