Welcome Letter

Dear Class of 2021:


Congratulations on your acceptance into the National Security and Cyberspace Studies Program at the College of Information and Cyberspace (CIC), the most cutting-edge war college within the National Defense University (NDU).  This program combines a senior-level Joint Professional Military Education program with a rigorous Master of Science in Government Information Leadership.


CIC is one of NDU's five colleges and is a trusted agent for cyberspace and information education.  The College of Information and Cyberspace prepares its graduates to lead national security institutions and advance global security in the information environment.


Your selection to attend this joint education program at NDU recognizes your potential for significant future contributions to your service, agency, and nation.  We know you will find the experience intellectually challenging, professional rewarding, and personally satisfying.  In addition to the rigor of the academic program, you will also have the opportunity to interact with colleagues from across the U.S. government, international partners, and the joint force.  NDU alums worldwide cite these professional and personal linkages as a highlight of the unique experience.


If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me at 202-685-2090 or email at jonathan.r.beasley.mil@ndu.edu


On behalf of the entire CIC, I would like to extend a warm welcome and best wishes towards your academic success.





                                                                         JONATHAN BEASLEY

                                                                          Colonel, U.S. Army

                                                                          Dean of Students