Midwest CCDC

Congratulations to DePaul University of Chicago, Illinois for winning the 2020 Midwest CCDC, they will advance to the National CCDC taking place on April 16 -18! A job well done to all participating schools as well.

There are many ways to get involved or support the CCDC efforts in your state or regionally. All Contacts that support the CCDC  welcome your communication and input to the process. They will also do their best to answer any questions you may have.

To learn more about the Midwest CCDC, contact Dr. David Durkee, Director of Competition Operations at ddurkee14@att.net or (440) 488-0331.

CSSIA assists students in preparing for these events by offering access to a remotely accessible stadia, powered by NETLAB+ VE, to practice in a competitive environment. Applicants are also offered opportunity to access Security + labs specifically designed to train students in skills required to successfully compete in the CCDC. The labs may be procured at www.cssia.org/cssia-resources.cfm

Just click on CompTIA Security+ Lab Set. A login is required which may be acquired at no cost.

See the Registration page for more information and how to register.

Midwest Teams Prepare for Qualifying State CCDC

For the 2020 competition season, a record number of Midwest teams are anticipated. Over forty teams are expected to engage in a qualifying state CCDC event.

All 2020 CCDC State Qualifiers have passed.

3/21/20 – Mid-Atlantic CCDCQ
4/3-4/20 – Mid-Atlantic Regional

All second place teams in their respective state qualification CCDC will have opportunity to compete in the Wildcard CCDC. Top winners of each state CCDC and the Wildcard CCDC will be eligible to move on the the Erich J. Spenger Midwest Regional CCDC, March 13-14, 2020 at Moraine Valley Community College.