Students in the computer lab

Oregon Center for Cybersecurity at MHCC

Welcome to the Oregon Center for Cyber Security (OCCS) at MHCC in Gresham, Oregon! The center provides resources on Information Security and Information Assurance for students, faculty, staff, and the larger community.

MHCC was the first community college in Oregon to offer an Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) in Cybersecurity. At MHCC, you can earned a BAS in Networking and Security Operations degree. We continually update our curriculum and practices to give you the best training in this high-demand field.


OCCS Program Statement

MHCC is designated as a Center for Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity (CAE-C) institution by the following programs: 

Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

National Security Agency (NSA) 

OCCS Education Community

Want to learn more about OCCS's education community?

National Cybersecurity Training and Education Center 

CAE in Cybersecurity (CAE-C) Community

CAE-C Institution Map

Learn More about Cybersecurity

We are located in rooms AC2655 and AC2606 at MHCC's Gresham campus, in the Business and Information Systems area. Have questions about OCCS or a career in cybersecurity? The point of contact for the Oregon Center for Cybersecurity at Mt. Hood Community College is .  His office is located in Room AC2783 on MHCC's Gresham Campus, or he can be reached by phone at 503-491-7357.

Cybersecurity: Networking and Security Operations Curriculum

Cybersecurity Center News and Events

Cybersecurity Resources

Cybersecurity Advisory Council

Cybersecurity Faculty and Staff

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