• Program Duration6 months
  • Learning FormatOnline Boot Camp
  • Program Fees

Program Highlights

  • UCI’s Academic Excellence

    A leading institute known for highly valued, innovative & practical learning experience

    Earn 30 CEUs from UCI DCE to keep your future prospects open

  • Learn from the Best Instructors

    Experience 8x more interaction conducted by industry experts

    Masterclasses from top instructors of UCI DCE

  • Immense Domain Exposure

    6 Months of Applied Learning: 10+ Hands-On Projects and 35+ demos

    Access to provisioned cybersecurity labs

Who is this Program for

This Cyber Security Boot Camp program is ideal for aspiring security analysts, malware analysts, network consultants, penetration testers, and other related roles.

Eligibility for this Program

At least 18 years and have a High School Diploma or equivalent. Prior work experience is preferable but not mandatory.

Program Outcomes

UCI DCEBoot Camp Certificate
  • CEUs from UCI DCE to demonstrate a commitment to ongoing learning
  • Program Completion Certificate and UCI DCE Alumni Chapter membership
  • Masterclasses taught by UCI DCE Instructors

Curriculum Snapshot

Tools Covered

Kali Linux
Burp Suite
Metasploit Cyber


  • Get started with the Cybersecurity Boot Camp in collaboration with UCI DCE. Explore everything about this unique program covering the basic concepts of cybersecurity and kickstart your journey with advanced cybersecurity courses.

  • This module will enable learners to gain knowledge and skills in a series of advanced and current concepts in cybersecurity, and related to enterprise and infrastructure security. After the completion of this module learners will have a comprehensive understanding of the NICE framework, security controls, networking concepts, traffic analysis, packet analyzers, sniffers, firewalls, SIEM, VLAN, VPN, identity and access management, and much more.

  • This course will enable learners to gain knowledge and skills in OWASP tools and methodologies, insecure deserialization, clickjacking, black box, white box, fuzzing, symmetric/asymmetric cryptography, hashing, digital signatures, API security, patch management, and much more.

  • Malware, specifically ransomware, costs businesses more than $75 billion per year. These attacks continue to be a threat to the security of companies. In this module you will get an overview of how to detect, analyze, and protect yourself and your company from ransomware attacks.

  • This module provides you with the hands-on training required to master the techniques hackers use to penetrate network systems, helping you fortify your system against it. You will also gain an understanding about the finer nuances of advanced hacking concepts, penetration testing, and vulnerability assessment.

  • This capstone project will give you an opportunity to implement the skills you learned throughout this boot camp. Through dedicated mentoring sessions, you will learn how to solve a real-world, industry-aligned problem. This project is the final step in the learning path and will enable you to showcase your expertise in cybersecurity to prospective employers.

Program Advisors

UCI DCE and Simplilearn Partnership

UCI DCE was established in 1962 and has served the lifelong learning and career development needs of individuals, organizations, and the community on a local, regional, and global scale.

UCI DCE has chosen to team with Simplilearn to co-deliver these online professional programs. Simplilearn's award-winning immersive learning model delivered via live virtual classes focuses on applied learning to create immediate career impact.