Mt Hood Community College is the leading provider of CyberSecurity training at the Associates Degree level in the State of Oregon.

Other important links:


WCC Cybersecurity Center

CyberWatch West

National Cyber League


OCC-Sec News

MHCC 24-25 Cadre earn PACA Cred

(January 5, 2015) Nearly 20 ISTM cyber security students have earned the Palo Alto Cybersecurity Accreditation (PACA) following this year's ISTM283B class on implementing Next Generation Firewalls. This marks the second year of MHCC's participation in the PACA Academy and our continued committment to forward-looking cyber security training. Congratulations to all.

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Rumor Mill: MHCC Proposes New CyberSecurity: Database Degree

(December 3, 2014) ISTM instructor Jack Fassel has designed a new database degree within the cybersecurity structure. The working title for this project is ISTM/AAS: CyberSecurity & Networking: DataBase. This degree combines the cyber security structure with the existing Oracle Academy training to develop individuals who can form secure data structures and work in the exploding realm of "Big Data".

The Notice of Intent to Offer (NoI) has been submitted to the State and is awaiting approval. Pending formal announcement, the actual degree roadmap is being withheld. However, stay tuned for for big release.

Want to know more? (you'll have to wait!)