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Cybersecurity Boot Camp

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24 Weeks To Complete!
3 Classes Per week

Become a Cybersecurity Professional in 24 Weeks

The frequency of data and security breaches in the news grows almost daily, and as a result, there is tremendous job demand for cybersecurity professionals. It’s important now, more than ever, to have trained, skilled professionals securing our data and personal information.

The 24-week Ohio State University Cybersecurity Boot Camp is a challenging, part-time program that takes a multidisciplinary approach to attain proficiency in IT, networking, and modern information security.

Throughout the course, you will gain experience with a host of popular tools such as Wireshark, Kali Linux, Metasploit, Nessus, and more. In addition, students will learn skills applicable to certifications such as the CompTIA Security+ and Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), which can greatly enhance desirability and employability in today’s job market. You will also learn methods, techniques, and best practices for convincingly conveying the severity of the risks facing an organization’s security posture.


  1. Get hands-on training in networking, systems, web technologies, databases, and defensive and offensive cybersecurity.
  2. Maintain your work or college schedule by studying part-time, only three days a week, with convenient evening and weekend hours.
  3. Through virtual classes and a dynamic curriculum, you’ll develop the fundamental skills to graduate from the program ready to use your knowledge in the workforce.
  4. 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.

Learn on Your Schedule

This is a part-time online program designed for working adults, students, and busy  professionals. It combines flexible online content with live virtual classes held outside of business hours.  

Program  Commitment
Time to complete 24 weeks
Live online classes 10 hrs/week
Homework & projects 20+ hours per week
Class time 3 weekday evenings (3 hr classes)

University alumni, active duty military, and veterans are eligible for discounts!

This non-credit program is offered through a partnership with 2U/edX. 

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