The Cybersecurity Professional Bootcamp
Launch a Lifelong Career in Cybersecurity
Learn from accomplished professionals currently working in the cybersecurity field in an online classroom environment. The program expert instructors will use live, virtual classroom sessions to teach you the most up-to-date, in-demand skills and advise you on your path to becoming a cybersecurity professional.
Industry-Recognized Certification Training
Comprehensive Career Services
International Market-Driven Curriculum
Virtual Hands-On Simulation Labs
The Five-Step Pathway to Cybersecurity Success
The Five-Step Pathway is focused on one goal: To provide you with the skills you need to be extremely competitive in the cybersecurity industry.
The Cybersecurity Professional Bootcamp, brought to you by Nexus at University of Michigan Engineering, provides a path to transition you into the cybersecurity and information security industry quickly, while providing you with expert instructors and practical, hands-on training.
Talk to Us
Prospective students set up a personal consultation with a Cybersecurity Admissions Advisor to assess their aptitude in the field and help them decide if a career in cybersecurity could be a good fit for them. The advisor will explain the five-step process, answer any questions, and set up a flexible advising session with a Senior Admissions Advisor.
This meeting is your opportunity to affirm your education expectations and explore the variety of open positions within the cybersecurity field. Each prospective student meets with their assigned Senior Admissions Advisor to further discuss the program, career expectations, and future job opportunities. Meetings can be virtual or on the phone.
This 30-hour Introductory Course gives you the chance to explore the material and the cybersecurity industry before making a substantial commitment to the full course. That way, you can make a practical, confident, and informed decision about your future career path. The Introductory Course also ensures classroom success by facilitating the advancement of only those students with the necessary passion and skills to ultimately land a career in the field. At the end of the course, you will complete an exam and meet with your instructor, who will guide you in the next step of your career.
The Cybersecurity Professional Bootcamp
Nexus’ full-length Cybersecurity Professional Bootcamp provides experiential knowledge and training on the day-to-day tasks of a true cyber professional, so you can have the experience that potential employers look for when applying for your first professional job in the industry. You will immediately start learning by completing hands-on exercises, so you can start to practice the skills of the job right away.
The Career Services course will provide you with everything you need to stand out in the cybersecurity workforce and get ahead in your career. As a student, your Career Services administrators will help you prepare for specific job interviews, network with industry professionals, perfect your resume, increase your professional online presence, and discover hiring opportunities. The purpose of these services is to help you get your foot in the door for your first professional cybersecurity role.*
*Career Services are consultation-based only and do not guarantee job placement.
We know how important it is for you to feel confident with an investment in your education. You want to gain the skills and experience you need to start your career as quickly as possible. That’s why this accelerated bootcamp includes cyber simulation labs to provide you with the practical experience that will help turn your investment into a fulfilling career.
We are committed to providing the highest quality of education and career preparation, which is why we designed an innovative educational model that virtually guarantees your success, lowers your costs, and makes your decision as low-risk as possible.
To further ensure your satisfaction with the Cybersecurity Professional Bootcamp, we have integrated a unique academic framework that prioritizes student contentment and comprehension above all else. We employ a team of professional development specialists to support you throughout your entire journey—and even after graduation—to ensure you receive all the assistance you need to secure a position in cybersecurity.
*Terms and conditions apply. For more information, please speak to a Cybersecurity Admissions Advisor.