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Accreditation and Affiliation

The faculty within the school are active members of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE). The school sponsors a chapter of the Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) Honor Society for the Computing and Information Disciplines.

The bachelor of science in Computer Science is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET, Inc.,

Pace University is a designated National Center of Academic Excellence (CAE) in Cyber Defense Education by the National Security Agency (NSA) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). The program is intended to reduce vulnerabilities in the national information infrastructure by promoting higher education in cybersecurity and producing a growing number of professionals with expertise in various cybersecurity and information assurance disciplines. When available, students attending CAE schools are eligible for scholarships and grants through the Department of Defense Information Assurance Scholarship Program (IASP) and the Federal Cyber Service Scholarship for Service Program (SFS).