The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga has designated an Information Security and Assurance (InfoSec) Center to serve as a regional model for promoting excellence in information security education, assist businesses, government agencies, educational institutions and industry in their information security needs, and serve as the first point of call for any information security emergency. The Center is housed in the department of Computer Science and Engineering in the College of Engineering and Computer Science.
The documentation from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, the University of Tennessee System and letter from Dean of UTC College of Engineering and Computer Science demonstrate the official approval for the establishment of the UTC InfoSec Center.
Also the Committee on National Security Systems (CNSS), the National Security Agency (NSA), and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) have certified that the set of courseware offered by the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga meets the National Training Standard for Information Systems Security Professionals, CNSS (formerly NSTISSI) Nos. 4011 and 4012.