We’re honored and grateful that we’re a top ranked Cybersecurity Bootcamp by Career Karma for Q1 2020, a leading authority in the bootcamp community of students. These awards were granted based on reviews from our alumni who’ve transformed their careers through our cybersecurity program.
Learn cybersecurity analytics at our immersive cybersecurity course in Washington, D.C.
Our Cybersecurity Analytics program is your direct path to a career as a cybersecurity analyst. Our immersive curriculum includes eight foundational courses, extensive hands-on skill training, and guided product training from seasoned instructors who are industry professionals.
Our immersive Cybersecurity Analytics course is taught by veterans of the cybersecurity industry. This immersion lets you start your cybersecurity career in months instead of years.
Unlike traditional education methods, 50% of our courses are reserved for hands-on lab time. Learn to set traps and catch threat actors through real-world lab environments using our state-of-the-art Cyber Range, a sandbox where you can safely explore, track, gather, break, and build things.
At Flatiron School, you have a variety of payment options, including deferred tuition, loans with our partners, or simply paying upfront. This way you can focus on learning, not on payment, and can work toward your future comfortably and with confidence.
What you'll learn: cybersecurity analytics
Over 12 intense weeks on campus at Flatiron School, our Cybersecurity Analytics curriculum will prepare you to handle rapidly-advancing threats. You’ll set traps and catch threat actors with our real-world lab environments paired with industry-grade curriculum. You’ll learn the analytical skills needed to stand out from the competition. Our Cybersecurity Analytics program includes 8 foundational courses designed to prepare you for success in the cybersecurity industry.
You’ll be exposed to network security, protocols, and attacks, which are foundational concepts to cyber careers.
Foundational to a cyber career, you will learn basic skills in system security, desktop OSs, and service configuration.
You will learn to anticipate threat actors through the psychology of analysis, criminal psychology, and threat intelligence.
This module spans the course and will teach security monitoring, threat identification & response, and crisis management.
Learn to effectively work with teams and tools while learning threat identification, surveillance, data, and tracking.
We will teach you threat intelligence, creation, and consumption, which are absolutely core to an analytics career.
You will learn to engage the enterprise, deliver system security, and develop plans and policies.
Through a culminating capstone project, you will demonstrate applied knowledge from all of the Cybersecurity Analytics modules.
Your day at Flatiron School
Our full-time Cybersecurity Analytics program is in session 5 days per week for 12 weeks and follows a block schedule. We employ a unique instructional architecture that maximizes instructor interaction and lab exercises. Our lab times let you engage in hands-on learning on key topics during lecture portions of the class. Most classes will meet twice a week. Each class is a half-day in length with a lunch break between classes. Throughout the Flatiron School programs, you’ll progress through longer “foundational” courses concurrent with shorter, domain-specific topics.
Below is an example of a day at Flatiron School:
Network Administration Theory
Network Administration hands-on labs in the Cyber Range
Strategy & Analysis Theory
Strategy & Analysis hands-on labs in the Cyber range
You’ll end the day reviewing concepts and strategising the next steps for your personal projects.
Your cybersecurity instructors
Great teachers inspire us to connect with topics on a profound level. Industry experience alone doesn’t necessarily make someone an effective teacher –– that’s why we’re passionate about finding people who possess extensive cybersecurity experience and are also deeply committed, experienced teachers.
Jim oversees cyber instruction for all campuses. Jim was formerly the head of Intl. Relations and Defense Policy at the U.S. Air Force Academy, where he led scholarship in Intelligence studies.
Anna oversees cyber instruction at Flatiron School's Washington, D.C. campus. She has a diverse background in military, government and private industry cybersecurity, having supported the FBI, Department of State and KPMG, to name a few.
Launch a career in cybersecurity with support from our Career Services team
After many years working with passionate students and helping them land fulfilling careers in tech, we’ve got a keen understanding of what goes into getting that first job.
During your job search, you’ll meet weekly with your dedicated Career Coach. Coaches help with everything from résumé review to interview prep, and help you tell your story to land your first job.
Change careers with confidence thanks to our Money-Back Guarantee. If you graduate, follow our job-search process, and don’t secure a job offer within 6 months of your job search start date, we’ll refund your tuition in full (see terms).
We’ve built relationships with hiring managers at top companies across the world, creating a robust employer pipeline for Flatiron School grads. Our Employer Partnerships team is constantly advocating for our grads and helping you get in the door.
Through 1-on-1 guidance from our Career Coaching team and our tried-and-true job-search framework, you’ll gain the skills and support you need to launch your career.
Launch a cybersecurity career in Washington, D.C.
After graduation, our students have impacted powerful change and made contributions at respected companies in Washington, D.C. and across the globe.
*Students placed with employers while studying with SecureSet Academy, our sister program in Denver, Colorado, which has a curriculum substantially similar to the Flatiron School Cybersecurity Analytics program.
Find the right tuition plan for you
You'll be able to choose from 3 different payment options
Make an initial deposit of $500 to secure your seat, then pay the remainder of your tuition in one lump sum before class begins.
Maximum tuition under this plan: $15,000
Pay with a loan
Maximum tuition under this plan: $15,000 plus interest
Pay only after you're getting paid
Defer your tuition with the Flatiron School Income Share Agreement (ISA). After you make a deposit, the remainder of your tuition is paid once you've left the program and are getting paid at lesat a minimum income.
The Access Scholarship
The Access Scholarship opens doors for aspiring innovators who may have experienced barriers to an education before, empowering them to enroll for $0 payment upfront. Scholarships are awarded on a monthly basis. Learn more and see if you qualify.
Join us on campus
|Cohort Start Date||Status|
|Oct 5, 2020 – Dec 25, 2020||Open –|
|Jan 4, 2021 – Mar 26, 2021||Open –|
What the application process looks like
Start your journey toward a career in cybersecurity analytics by joining our inclusive, dynamic student community. Passionate learners with strong critical thinking, research, and analytical skills, are a good fit for this program.
Submit your application. Share a bit about yourself and what’s driving you to start a career in cybersecurity engineering.
Speak with an Admissions representative in a non-technical interview. This is an opportunity for us to get to know each other a little better. Nothing technical — just a friendly conversation.
During the technical review, our instructors will learn more about your overall technical background and you will have the chance to get to know our instructors and their teaching style.
Receive your acceptance decision from Admissions. This usually happens within 4 business days.
If accepted, you'll begin course pre-work to prepare for the first day of class.
Frequently asked questions
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