Frequently Asked Questions

Curious to know more about the NYU School of Professional Studies Cybersecurity Bootcamp?

Read answers to the questions we get asked the most.

How much is tuition?

Tuition for the Introductory Course is $500 and tuition for the Extended portion of the bootcamp is $17,500 for a total of $18,000.

Where can I take classes?

You can take the Cybersecurity Bootcamp from anywhere. The bootcamp is online, featuring live, instructor-led classes that you can join remotely.

Can I take classes online?

Yes, you can. The Cybersecurity Bootcamp is available online in a virtual format. Live classroom sessions include practical labs, project-based learning, Q&As and more.

When do classes start?

The bootcamp operates on a rolling schedule that you can join when it is convenient for you.

Do I need previous educational certifications or experience to enroll?

Enrolling in the Cybersecurity Bootcamp does not require any previous experience or certifications. Students over the age of 18 years old from all backgrounds and professions are welcome.

How many credit hours can I achieve, and can I transfer credits to another institution of learning?

The Cybersecurity Bootcamp covers 400-hours of learning, including the Introductory Course.

This is a non-credit continuing education program offered by NYU School of Professional Studies and completion does not apply to any other degree programs or institutions.

I'm employed full-time. Is this program suitable for me?

The Cybersecurity Bootcamp offers weekend and evening classes, so students who are currently employed can also take part.

Do I need to buy any supplies?

You will need to provide your own laptop or computer. All other materials, such as software and books, are provided by NYU School of Professional Studies.

What is HackerU?

Our bootcamp is powered by HackerU to provide advanced, world-class continuing education. Hackeru brings more than 20 years of expertise in the provision of professional training in cybersecurity, and a world-renowned reputation for excellence in knowledge sharing with our student body.

How can I become a hiring partner?

If you are interested in becoming a hiring partner, contact our Partner Account Manager by completing the form below or call us today at 212-361-9205.

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