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Capital CoLAB Credential

Greater Washington Partnership Capital CoLAB Digital Tech-Cybersecurity Specialist Credential

All students who complete the BIT-Cyber option will meet the requirements for the Cybersecurity Specialist Credential offered by the Greater Washington Partnership Capital CoLAB. Students working toward the credential may have access to special opportunities with the CoLAB and its partner companies. If you would like Virginia Tech to share your contact information and progress toward the credential with the CoLAB, please complete this FERPA release.

 With the goal of diversifying the digital tech workforce in the Greater Washington D.C. Metro Area, the CoLAB offers scholarships of up to $2500. The scholarship application can be accessed at: Students must have financial need and a completed FAFSA.

Please direct any questions about the credential to Dr. Jill Sible (