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The Cybersecurity Boot Camp at UT Austin

Learn Cybersecurity in 24 Weeks

Class begins January 15, 2019

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Featuring
Cybersecurity
Get hands-on training in networking, systems, web technologies, databases, and defensive and offensive cybersecurity.
Time
Maintain your work or college schedule by studying part-time, only three days a week, with convenient evening and weekend hours.
Career
Through in-person classes and a dynamic curriculum, you’ll develop the fundamental skills to graduate from the program ready to use your knowledge in the workforce.
Certificate
Benefit from a wide range of career services to help equip you for success as you work to change career paths or advance in your current position.
*The material covered in this course is subject to change due to market demand.
What Students Receive

  • Through immersive instruction and lab environments, students learn both the theory and application of tools used by industry professionals.
  • Students are equipped with the technical skills needed to be competitive in the field of cybersecurity.
  • Students receive career-planning assistance, including:
    • Portfolio reviews, resume and social media profile support, career content and practice sessions, technical interview training, 1:1 career coaching, soft skills training, and more.
    • Access to a dedicated Profile Coach and Career Director that will work with you throughout the program and prepare you to be Employer Competitive.
  • Students will also gain industry insights through Tech Talks—quarterly online panels with local industry professionals.

What Graduates Earn

  • Continued one-on-one career coaching with your career director post-graduation for qualified students.
  • You’ll receive a non-credit Certificate of Completion in Cybersecurity from University of Texas Austin McCombs School of Business and Texas Engineering Executive Education, showcasing your accomplishments to future employers.
  • Students graduate with the skills and confidence to join the ranks of industry professionals.
  • By the end of the program, you’ll have an impressive collection of knowledge, skills, and abilities that show competitiveness for employment.

About The University of Texas at Austin
Like the state it calls home, UT Austin is a bold, ambitious leader. Ranked among the biggest and best research universities in the country, UT Austin is home to more than 51,000 students and 3,000 teaching faculty. Together we are working to change the world through groundbreaking research and cutting-edge teaching and learning techniques. Here, tradition and innovation blend seamlessly to provide students with a robust collegiate experience. Amid the backdrop of Austin, Texas, a city recognized for its creative and entrepreneurial spirit, the university provides a place to explore countless opportunities for tomorrow’s artists, scientists, athletes, doctors, entrepreneurs and engineers.
This program is offered by UT Austin through the McCombs School of Business and Cockrell School of Engineering, in partnership with Trilogy Education Services, Inc.

About Trilogy Education Services
Trilogy Education Services Inc. partners with universities to prepare participants for high-growth careers in the Digital Economy. Over thirty of the world’s leading institutions collaborate with Trilogy to bridge the gap between employers’ needs and participants’ skills.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the program start?

  • Class begins January 15, 2019
  • Tuesday/Thursday 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Can I keep working while studying at the Cybersecurity Boot Camp?

Yes. The program was designed for working professionals who are seeking to advance their current careers or change paths.

How long does it take to complete the program?

The program is part-time. Students can complete it in six months (24 weeks).

Do you provide career planning support?

Yes. We offer all of our students career support and coaching as well as resume and portfolio support, interview preparation, and experiential learning opportunities.

Do I need to have previous experience in cybersecurity before applying?

While some background knowledge is helpful, no experience is needed as long as you are dedicated and eager to learn. Our pre-course tutorials will help you prepare for our program.

What sets your boot camp apart from others I can join in Austin or elsewhere?

  • We offer a part-time program that allows working professionals and students to study cybersecurity without leaving their current job.
  • We put the student experience first, using robust analytics to track the academic journey and ensure that we provide top-quality learning.
  • Students benefit from a robust set of professional development services to prepare them for success as they work to advance or change careers.
  • We employ skilled instructors and provide a curriculum based on the most in-demand technologies specific to the market.

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