Cybersecurity Discovery Day

Montreat College is hosting an exclusive Cybersecurity Discovery Day on Friday, October 4! During this special hybrid open-house event, prospective students and parents will have the valuable opportunity to attend components of Montreat College’s 5th annual RETR3AT Cybersecurity Conference for free.

Event Schedule – Friday, October 4

Our Cybersecurity Discovery Day schedule will maximize your on-campus experience as a prospective student. During your visit you will immerse yourself into Montreat College culture, gain detailed insight into our cutting-edge Cybersecurity Academic Program and experience some of the most relevant components of the RETR3AT Cybersecurity Conference free of charge.

Now in its fifth year, Montreat College’s Center for Cybersecurity Education and Leadership is hosting its annual RETR3AT, a national conference designed for business, non-profit and education professionals looking to strengthen the cybersecurity of their organizations through awareness, assessment and action.

9:30 AM               Registration – Gaither Hall
10:00 AM             Welcome Session – Graham Chapel
10:30 AM             Student Life Fair – Gaither Fellowship Hall
11:00 AM             Financial Aid/Admissions Session | Parents & Family – Graham Chapel
11:00 AM             Attend a Class | Students – Various Classrooms on Campus
12:00 PM             Lunch & Learn Session – Upper Anderson
1:00 PM               RETR3AT Plenary Panel – Anderson Auditorium
2:00 PM               Campus Tours – Depart from Anderson Auditorium
3:00 PM               FBI Mobile Forensics Lab – Anderson Auditorium Parking Lot

Note: this schedule is subject to change; updates will be posted as they become available.

Due to the depth and quality of the content delivered throughout the event, we encourage all participants to make plans to attend the full program from beginning to end.

   National Centers of Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity logo

Montreat College is designated a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education by the National Security Agency (NSA) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS).