Considering a career in tech?
The Cybersecurity Professional Bootcamp is designed to fast-track the cybersecurity careers of individuals with little to no professional background in the field, providing you with the education you need to make a career change into the cybersecurity industry. The program is geared to take you from zero experience to job-ready professional in less than one year.
In this virtual bootcamp, you will learn everything you need to know to succeed in the industry, starting with the fundamentals, all the way to the tasks you will be performing on the job when you get hired.
FROM CYBERSECURITY NOVICE
TO JOB-READY PROFESSIONAL
30-Hour Introductory Course | 400-Hour Extended Program
Introductory Course30 Hours
Microsoft Security40 Hours
Computer Networking50 Hours
Cloud Security15 Hours
Linux Security30 Hours
Network Security35 Hours
Cyber Infrastructure and Technology40 Hours
Introduction to Python for Security25 Hours
Offensive Security: Ethical Hacking50 Hours
Incident Response & Threat Hunting60 Hours
IoT & Mobility Security40 Hours
Career Services15 Hours
** Students must have a minimum of one year of cumulative work experience in one or more of the seven domains of the SSCP Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) in order to be certified.
Prepare for Internationally Recognized Certifications Exam
The CompTIA Network+ certification exam requires you to know how to configure, manage, and troubleshoot a variety of network devices. In addition, the exam expects cyber professionals to be familiar with emerging technologies such as mobile, cloud, communication, and virtualization technologies.
AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
The AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner certification exam should be considered by individuals with knowledge of AWS Cloud and its infrastructure. Experience with security and compliance aspects of the platform will be a crucial requirement for passing the examination and proving your competency to potential employers.
Linux LPI Essentials
The Linux LPI Essentials exam verifies knowledge of the open-source Linux operating system, as well as practical knowledge of various other open-source applications. The exam measures the ability to manage users and groups, as well as a candidate’s competency with Linux command line, permissions, security, basic networking configuration, and administration.
Cisco Certified CyberOps Associate
Cisco Certified CyberOps Associate certification exam requires experience working with the principles and concepts of Security Operations, as well as the fundamental knowledge and core skills needed to begin working in a Security Operations Center (SOC). Employers are looking for candidates with this certification to join their already high-functioning teams.
The CompTIA Security+ is the next step up from the CompTIA Network+ and is considered an entry-level cybersecurity certification. The CompTIA Security+ exam tests the candidate’s skill set over a range of disciplines, such as: systems, networks, security administration, and penetration testing.
The CompTIA CySA+ is an intermediate-level certification that verifies a certain level of competency in security analytics, as well as intrusion detection and response. The certification meets the requirements set forth by the U.S. Department of Defense and verifies a candidate’s ability to perform data analysis in order to find a variety of system vulnerabilities, threats, and risks.
The (ISC)² SSCP certification exam is an ideal certification for those with proven technical skills and practical, hands-on security knowledge. Individuals with this certificate have proof they can implement, monitor, and administer IT infrastructure in accordance with information security policies and procedures.
Tuition for the Cybersecurity Professional Bootcamp at the University of Michigan is $15,500, not including $500 for the Introductory Course.
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