Featured Faculty: Dr. Rhonda Chicone

Information Technology Faculty

PhD, Northcentral University
MS, Kent State University
BS, Youngstown State University

Dr. Chicone has been with Kaplan University for 7 years and brings more than 27 years’ experience in the software industry, taking on roles as a software engineer, software architect, engineering manager, vice president of engineering, chief technology officer, chief security officer, and president.

Dr. Chicone is responsible for much of the design and course creation of our Master of Science in Cybersecurity Management program. She is currently teaching IT and cybersecurity courses in that program.

Her research interests include cybersecurity, cybergames and competitions, software quality assurance, and related subjects. She publishes and presents at national conferences frequently.