H.S. - Cyber and IT Security Concentration
Jaci Lederman Associate Professor, and Department Chair
Jaci Lee Lederman, PMP is the Chair of the Information Technology Department. Jaci brings her twenty years of experience working in the Information Technology industry, into the classroom. Her work experience spans from software development, to executive I.T. Management. Throughout her career, Jaci has worked on numerous projects that help organizations streamline operations by leveraging well defined business processes and technology. Whether it be programming an efficient loop in a program, or a BCDR plan, Jaci helps students understand the importance of successful technology integration into any organization. Jaci has an Associate’s Degree in Computer Programming, a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration, and a MBA with a concentration in Information Technology Management.
In 2017, the University President presented Jaci with a University Peer Recognition award. Nominated by her IT Department, Jaci was recognized for her commitment to student success and her willingness to joyfully help others at Vincennes University.
Jaci believes in continual improvement and self development. Most recently, Jaci earned the EC-Council EDRP certification and has contributed to publications on IOT, Cyber Security, and STEM Learning Through Video Games.
Committed to serving others, Jaci is an active United Way Day of Caring volunteer, is on the Board of Directors for Helping His Hands Disaster Response, and faculty sponsor of The IT Lead Club. Jaci enjoys helping connect non-profits with student volunteers to solve problems using technology.
Advises: All Information Technology Degree Programs, including B.S. Degree options.
Jaci Lederman, MBA-ITM, PMP
Homeland Security - Cyber and IT Security Concentration
This Degree option is ideal for students wanting to work in Information Technology Jobs where organization security, including cyber security are a primary job responsibility such as: Network Administrator, Cyber Security Analyst, Security Specialist, or IT Technician.
Homeland Security and Public Safety - Cyber and Information Technology Security Concentration 7001, B.S.
The Bachelor of Science in Homeland Security and Public Safety is designed to provide students who have completed an Associate degree in Conservation Law Enforcement, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Science and Safety Technology, Information Technology Support and Cyber Security, Law Enforcement, Loss Prevention, Paralegal, Emergency Management and Planning, or a related Associate degree the opportunity to complete an advanced inter-disciplinary Baccalaureate degree. Available to Students with an A.S. Degree in Information Technology or IT Support and Cyber Security.