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CCICADA and its partners are developing the next generation of homeland security researchers, technicians, and practitioners. This knowledge transfer is an important part of CCICADA's mission as a Department of Homeland Security Center of Excellence. CCICADA provides education and training to students, faculty, professional analysts, and first responders—involving them in research projects that focus on data acquisition, analysis, management, and decision making. Read all education stories. Graduate students In any given year, more than 40 graduate students affiliated with CCICADA partner organizations are engaged in such projects as stadium security, port container inspections, and The Urban Commerce and Security Study (UCASS). In undergraduate training programs, especially those serving minorities, these graduate students serve as assistant mentors, lecturers and role models. Apply for Fellowships The Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates Program (REU) Advanced