How to Learn Cyber Security - 93 Bootcamps to Get You Started

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By: The SwitchUp Team
Last Updated: March 20, 2020

Cyber Security is the protection of hardware, software and electronic data from theft or damage. The field of cyber security has experienced exponential growth due to our increasing reliance web-based technology, which has led to growing demand for cyber security engineers.

With nearly 40,000 current openings for cyber security engineers, and salaries averaging at almost $130,000 in the United States, it is clear that these professionals enjoy considerable opportunities and high compensation. Those considering career advancement, or a career change into the cyber security field can often benefit from the skill building that bootcamps offer.

Interested in bootcamps that teach cyber security skills? Highly-ranked programs include Springboard, Evolve Security Academy, and SecureSet. Springboard, Evolve Security Academy, and SecureSet. SwitchUp has compiled verified alumni reviews that range from 1 to 5 stars for programs that teach cyber security. Our comprehensive guide to cyber security will help you kick-start your research. Be sure to check out all individual reviews and rankings before making your decision.

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Locations: Online, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Lisbon, Madrid +4 More
Courses: Web Development Part-Time, Web Development Bootcamp, UX/UI Design Bootcamp, +4 More
Subjects: Bootstrap, CSS, Cyber Security, Data Analytics, Design Principles +16 More
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Ironhack is a global tech school with 9 campuses worldwide, located in Miami, Madrid, Barcelona, Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Mexico City, Lisbon and São Paulo. Ironhack offers bootcamps and part-time courses in Web Development, UX/UI Design, Data Analytics and Cyber Security, which are taught both remotely and in-person. With more than 6.000 graduates working at companies like Google, Visa, Twitter, Rocket Internet and Orange, among others, Ironhack has an extensive global network of +600 partner companies....
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Locations: Online
Courses: UI/UX Design Career Track, Data Science Career Track Prep, Data Science Career Track, +8 More
Subjects: A/B Testing, AJAX, Artificial Intelligence (AI), CSS, Cyber Security +26 More
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Springboard is an online learning platform that prepares students for the tech industry’s most in-demand careers with comprehensive, mentor-led online programs in software engineering, data science, machine learning, UI/UX design, cybersecurity, and more. We act as a support system, coach, and cheerleader for working professionals who are ready to level-up or make a major career shift. All Springboard courses are 100% online, remote, and self-paced throughout an average of six to nine months. The Springboard...
Locations: Singapore
Courses: Data Science, Web Development, Cyber Security 101
Subjects: CSS, Cyber Security, Data Science, Data Visualization, HTML +3 More

Hackwagon is an immersive coding bootcamp in Singapore. With courses in Data Science, Fullstack Web Development, and Front-end Development, Hackwagon aims to impart industry relevant skills and 21st century capabilities that are future-proof. Their Data Science curriculum is crafted by academics with at least a masters background in Data Science and refined by practitioners who are already well regarded in the Data Science field. Hackwagon Academy is committed in building up tech talents in Singapore....
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Locations: Online, Arlington, Oakland, Boise, Chicago, Dallas +5 More
Courses: Onsite Full-Time Coding Bootcamp, Online Part-Time Coding Bootcamp (Accelerated), Data Science Online Part-Time, +3 More
Subjects: .NET, AJAX, AngularJS, ASP.NET, ASP.NET MVC +38 More
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Founded in 2012, Coding Dojo has helped 6000+ students advance their career in tech. One of the only bootcamps in the world to teach 3 full-stack technologies in a single 14-week program, graduates go on to be hired by companies like Amazon, Expedia, Microsoft, and more. An industry-leading curriculum that's matched to regional job demand, students choose to learn 3 full-stack languages, choosing from Java, JavaScript, Python, C#, and Ruby depending on location and program....
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Locations: Online, Boston, Chicago, London, Miami, NYC +2 More
Courses: Web Development Certificate Course, Digital Marketing, User Experience Design Diploma Program, +16 More
Subjects: A/B Testing, Agile, Algorithms, API, Business +46 More
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Brainstation provides a collaborative, project-based learning experience with training options across the full digital product lifecycle, including data, design, development, marketing, and product. Established in 2012, BrainStation has worked with innovative companies to develop cutting-edge, real-world digital education.

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Locations: Online, Portland, Salt Lake City
Courses: Full-Time Software Developer Boot Camp, Full-Time Python Developer Boot Camp, Full-Time C# and .NET Framework Boot Camp, +19 More
Subjects: .NET, Agile, Android, App Development, ASP.NET +25 More
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The Tech Academy offers full and part-time boot camps that can be studied online from anywhere in the world. There are no set start dates or study schedules – students can enroll anytime and study on their own schedule. Students study at their own speed with Tech Academy Instructors available to help when needed. Instructors review code and assist in debugging. The Tech Academy programs bring about well rounded, entry-level technology professionals that are ready...
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Locations: Online, Austin, Chicago, Denver, Houston, NYC +3 More
Courses: Online Software Engineering, Online Data Science, Software Engineering, +7 More
Subjects: AngularJS, CSS, Cyber Security, Data Analytics, Data Science +14 More
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Founded in 2012 and started the bootcamp revolution, Flatiron School offers immersive on-campus and online programs that train passionate people to excel in fulfilling careers in software engineering, data science, cybersecurity analytics and cybersecurity engineering. Through all of its courses, Flatiron School teaches students how to learn and change things: their careers, their lives and the world. Students benefit from: - Proven Career-Services Framework - Robust Industry-Aligned Curriculum - Career Building Portfolio - Dedicated 1:1...
Locations: Online
Courses: Post Graduate Program in DevOps in collaboration with Caltech CTME, Post Graduate Program in Cloud Computing in collaboration with the Caltech CTME, Post Graduate Program in Data Science in partnership with Purdue University, +8 More
Subjects: Agile, Angular, Artificial Intelligence (AI), AWS, Azure +20 More
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Founded in 2009, Simplilearn, an Onalytica top 20 brand is one of the leading providers of online certification training that aims to fast track every professional's career on their projected career path. We provide outcome-based online training across digital technologies and applications such as Data Science, Machine Learning, AI, Cyber Security, Cloud Computing, Digital Marketing, Big Data and other emerging technologies. Our courses have helped over one million professionals and companies across 150+ countries get...
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Locations: Online, Chicago, NYC
Courses: Flex (Part-Time) Immersive, Software Engineering Immersive, Bootcamp Prep in a Week, +19 More
Subjects: A/B Testing, CSS, Cyber Security, Digital Marketing, Express.js +8 More
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Fullstack Academy is an immersive web development bootcamp with campuses in New York City, Chicago, and online. Fullstack teaches an advanced, relevant curriculum that is constantly updated based on current tech trends. The course is focused on JavaScript-oriented technologies to prepare students for top development jobs at tech firms and startups alike. During the program, students will learn fundamentals, fullstack web development, best practices and tools, and the developer culture. Students will become comfortable and...
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Locations: Online, St. Louis
Courses: Full Stack C#/.Net Software Developer Immersive Online, Full Stack C#/.Net Software Developer Immersive, Full Stack Java Software Developer Immersive Online, +3 More
Subjects: .NET, Agile, C#, CSS, Cyber Security +8 More
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Claim Academy is a premier developer boot camp that offers immersive on-campus and online programs in software engineering and cybersecurity in St Louis. Our mission is to change lives in 12-weeks with tracks in Java, C#/.Net and Javascript with promises to transform novices into industry ready, software developers through rigorous coursework of pair programming, mentor sessions, and computer science industry programming techniques taught in-person by expert instructors. Participants complete their learning with multiple career coachings,...

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