Welcome to the Southeast Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (SECCDC)

The SECCDC is conducted jointly by the Institute for Cybersecurity Workforce Development and the Coles College Department of Information Systems and Security.

This regional competition is usually held at Kennesaw State University's Kennesaw campus and is managed by ICWD faculty and conducted by ISS Department faculty:




Registration is open for the 2023 SECCDC and virtual prelim qualification competitions - registration ends Jan 20th, 2023.

The SECCDC regional is scheduled to be an on-site event, at KSU's Kennesaw, GA campus.

Please email below regarding any questions concerning the SECCDC competition!

ksu student regitsering for SECCDC competition

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In past competitions, we interviewed several competitors about their experiences. Please view below for their interviews.


Promotional videos have been developed using student interviews.