Cal State East Bay Cyber Bootcamp

Get the Skills You Need to Join the Fight Against Cybercrime
Through the Cal State East Bay Cyber Bootcamp powered by Fullstack Academy, you’ll go from novice to cybersecurity professional and gain the tools to land a job in one of the world’s highest-paying industries—all in 26 weeks part-time.
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Through the Cal State East Bay Cyber Bootcamp powered by Fullstack, you’ll go from novice to cybersecurity professional and gain the tools to land a job in one of the world’s highest-paying industries—all in 26 weeks part-time.
The Demand for Cyber Talent
The opportunity is massive in both Silicon Valley and across the United States. According to research from Burning Glass, in California alone, there are currently over 4,400 open cybersecurity roles and a very low supply of cybersecurity talent.
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Nationally, there are over half a million cyber jobs that employers are trying to fill. Businesses actively seeking cybersecurity professionals span across all industries and sizes, and they include local high-tech employers like Wells Fargo, Facebook, and Deloitte, to name a few.

Students who complete the Cal State East Bay Cyber Bootcamp curriculum will be prepared for entry-level jobs in cybersecurity.

Strengthen Your Resume With the Cyber Skills in Demand by Leading Tech Companies
The Cal State East Bay Cyber Bootcamp provides students with career guidance every step of the way, from resume assistance to preparing students for successful physical and technical interviews.
Cohort Application Deadline Class Dates Class Schedule Course Format
July 2021 June 29, 2021 July 6, 2021
–January 8, 2022
Tues/Thurs:
6:30pm PT–9:30pm PT
Saturday: 10am PT–2pm PT
Live Online
Cohort July 2021
Application Deadline June 29, 2021
Class Dates July 6, 2021
–January 8, 2022
Class Schedule
Tues/Thurs:
6:30pm PT–9:30pm PT
Saturday: 10am PT–2pm PT
Course Format Live Online

Fullstack Academy is a top-ranked immersive school for tech training based in New York City. Fullstack offers comprehensive in-person and remote training opportunities across the U.S. and prepares students with the in-demand skills they need to launch fulfilling tech careers.

Now it brings its hands-on learning approach to Cal State East Bay’s first cyber bootcamp to develop professionals to fight the global threat of cybercrime.

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How the Bootcamp Works
Overview
  • 26-week, part-time training program requiring no previous experience or knowledge in cybersecurity
  • You’ll learn in-demand offensive and defensive cybersecurity skills
  • You’ll receive professional development assistance—resume, networking, and interview guidance to jump-start a lucrative career in cybersecurity
  • You’ll gain dedicated career support from our talented team of Career Coaches
  • Students receive a certificate from Cal State East Bay upon completing the program.
Class Schedule
  • Class Schedule: Two weeknights from 6:30pm–9:30pm PT (Mon/Weds or Tues/Thurs) and Saturday mornings from 10am–2pm PT
  • Course Format: 100% Live Online
Tuition
We aim to ensure that every applicant, regardless of budget, has the opportunity to break into a career in cybersecurity.
Full Tuition Financing Discounts Scholarships
$11,995 $269/mo $250 $500

Students will need to make a $1,000 down payment with the remaining balance due one week prior to the first day of the cohort.

We have partnered with Ascent and Climb Credit to offer student loan assistance to those who qualify.

Learn more about our financing options

Students who apply before June 1, 2021, qualify for an early enrollment discount.

For CSEB alumni, current students and employees.

$2,000

Military Scholarship for July 2021 cohort, $1,000 Military Scholarship for subsequent cohorts (current military personnel or veterans).

Full Tuition
$11,995

Students will need to make a $1,000 down payment with the remaining balance due one week prior to the first day of the cohort.

Financing
$269/mo

We have partnered with Ascent and Climb Credit to offer student loan assistance to those who qualify.

Learn more about our financing options

Discounts
$250

Students who apply before June 1, 2021, qualify for an early enrollment discount.

Scholarships
$500

For CSEB alumni, current students and employees.

$2,000

Military Scholarship for July 2021 cohort, $1,000 Military Scholarship for subsequent cohorts (current military personnel or veterans).

Big Return on Your Investment
Graduates of the Cal State East Bay Cyber Bootcamp will qualify for full-time cybersecurity positions that could earn them a starting salary that is +51% higher than the average salary in California.
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What You’ll Learn
Students learn offensive and defensive cybersecurity skills including Foundations (computing and networking basics, Linux, introduction to automation), Security Essentials (practical networking, bash scripting, Python for security), Security Analyst Training (NIST cybersecurity framework, tools, techniques, procedures for network and application protection), and Flight (projects, advanced certifications preparation, career coaching and guidance).
  • Foundations & Security Essentials
    Months 1–3
    Networking Essentials
    Linux & Python
    Command Line Input (CLI)
  • Offense—Red Team
    Month 4
    Pen Testing Methodology
    Vulnerability Discovery
    Shells
    Exploitation
  • Defense—Blue Team
    Month 5–7
    Threat Modeling
    Preventing Recon
    Incident Response
    Digital Forensics
    Project Demo Day
Classes are 100% live online with hands-on guidance from live instructors. The majority of students’ time is spent learning how to monitor and secure systems, networks, and applications as well as how to appropriately respond to cyber breaches.
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Who Should Attend
The part-time program is specifically designed for beginners. There’s no experience required to apply, be accepted, or succeed.
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Successful bootcamp students have backgrounds in:

Teaching

Teaching

Finance

Finance

Retail

Retail

Customer Service

Customer Service

Graphic Design

Graphic Design

Admin

Admin

Biology

Biology

And more...

And more...

If this sounds like you, apply today and join others just like you on the first steps to a life-changing career.
Ready to Start Learning?
Apply to the Cal State East Bay Cyber Bootcamp Today
  1. Fill out our online application form
  2. Take our nontechnical assessment
    • No cyber experience required
    • Covers logical reasoning
    • Sent to you immediately upon submission of
      application
  3. Receive an entrance decision
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