Become a Cybersecurity Professional
Improving cybersecurity in schools is a big challenge, and one of the biggest obstacles is the cost of hiring cybersecurity experts. That's why a group of education technology partners got together to create a solution: an online training program designed to help schools cultivate their own cybersecurity professionals. Watch the video to learn more about becoming a CCRE (Certified Cybersecurity Rubric Evaluator).
Become a CCRE
Register now to purchase the Certified Cybersecurity Rubric Evaluator training and exam and earn this valuable professional designation.
Verify a CCRE
Search a growing directory of Certified Cybersecurity Rubric Evaluators who have successfully completed the CCRE course and exam.
Frequently Asked Questions
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Who can become a CCRE?
The Certified Cybersecurity Rubric Evaluator (CCRE) training and certification is designed for anyone interested in helping schools evaluate their cybersecurity readiness. Applicants do not need to have previous cybersecurity experience to earn this certification.
How can I use a CCRE certification?
Individuals can conduct third-party, fee-based cybersecurity evaluations for schools.
State departments of education or regional education agencies can identify staff to become certified and provide fee-based cybersecurity evaluation services to schools in their region.
Companies can identify staff to become certified and provide fee-based cybersecurity evaluations to the schools they serve.
Is there a charge for the certification?
Yes, for $99USD you gain exclusive CCRE training and access to the exam.
Can I take the exam more than once?
Yes, the CCRE exam can be taken more than once. With your $99USD purchase, you can take the exam three times. There is a 24-hour wait period between the second and third attempt.
To become a CCRE, you just need to pass the exam with a score of 85% or higher. With your exam fee you gain access to exclusive training content that provides you with the fundamental knowledge of how to use the Cybersecurity Rubric (CR) to effectively evaluate and identify gaps in a school system’s cybersecurity environment.
How long does the certification last?
Your certification is valid for three (3) years from the date you successfully pass your exam.