In Huntsville, Alabama a new school is being developed that will educate high school students about the growing field of cybersecurity. The Alabama School of Cyber-Technology and Engineering will help establish Alabama students as future leaders of this new industry.
“Tonight, I am announcing, the formation of the Alabama School of Cyber-Technology and Engineering, which will be based in Huntsville. This school will prepare some of our state’s highest-achieving students to enter the growing fields of cyber technology and engineering. Just as Huntsville has always been on the leading edge of the rocket and aerospace industries, the Alabama School of Cyber-Technology and Engineering will ensure that Alabama students are at the forefront of today’s emerging technologies.” says Govenor Kay Ivey.