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    Duration:
    6 months, 15-20 hrs/wk
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    What you'll learn in this bootcamp

    This bootcamp covers cybersecurity fundamentals, systems and network security, vulnerability assessment, and security operations. By studying 15-20 hours per week, you should complete it in 6 months. Course units include learning resources, practice exercises, practical labs, and career-related coursework. Here is a preview of three of the course units.

    Cybersecurity Fundamentals
    • Threat Actor types and attributes (hackers, DarkNet, social engineering, etc.)

    • Three-legged Stool (CIA)

    • Intro to Security+ certification

    • Red- vs. Blue-team

    • Malware (types and delivery)

    Identity and Access Management
    • Authentication models and components

    • Access control models defined

    • Rights, permissions, and policies

    Security Assessment and Training
    • Conducting risk assessments and audits of controls

    • Assessing vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability remediation

    Fit learning into your life, with a team that has your back

    • Learn on your own time: No need to quit your job. View lessons and work on projects on your schedule.

    • Get unlimited 1:1 mentor support: Meet weekly with your personal mentor, with as many additional calls as you need.

    • Get recognized with CompTIA Security+: Prepare for the globally recognized exam with in-depth preparation materials, practice exams, and a free exam voucher.

    • Build study plans that work for you: Complete the course sooner by putting in more hours per week.

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    Learn with an industry expert in your corner

    Having a personal mentor will help you build your skills faster and advance your personal growth.

    • Weekly 1:1 video calls: Get feedback on projects, discuss blockers, and refine your career strategy.

    • Accountability: Your mentor will help you stay on track so you can achieve your learning goals.

    • Unlimited mentor calls: Get additional 1:1 help from other mentors in our community, at no extra cost.

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    Jay James
    Cyber Security Operations Lead
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    Alissa Torres
    Senior Threat Hunter
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    Mark Adams
    Sr Manager, IT Security & Compliance
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    Leonard Simon
    MSSP Manager

    Learn from the best in the industry

    Since 1958, University of Massachusetts Global, formerly Brandman University, has provided working adults the education they need to be successful in their lives.

    • 13,000+ students study with UMass Global each year.

    • 90% of students balance their education with work.

    • 56% of students balance their education with parenting.

    University of Massachusetts Global is a private, nonprofit affiliate of the University of Massachusetts system, and is regionally accredited by the WSCUC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC).

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