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Online IT Boot Camp Training Courses

Learn the Skills Needed to Break into the IT Industry!
IT Boot camps will prepare you for in-demand, high-paying jobs in the tech sector. Gain the skills and practical experience employers are looking for in an accelerated, 100% online format.




How Boot Camps Work

Our self-paced boot camps equip you with the knowledge, skills, and certifications you need to launch your career in the IT industry. Get six months of interactive, self-paced training that requires 15–25 hours a week to master the material. You will have access to one-on-one coaching sessions with an industry expert and prepare a professional-level portfolio to show prospective employers.

Our live, immersive boot camps prepare you for entry- to advanced-level IT certification exams in an intensive format. Live boot camps range in duration from 3–7 days and have limited seats per session. Get expert-led instruction from industry professionals and everything you need to earn your certification, including unlimited practice exam attempts and extended access to boot camp materials, videos, and hundreds of hands-on labs.


Why Information Technology?

The tech space boasts a variety of benefits for job seekers. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), computer and IT jobs are projected to grow 13% through 2030, so job opportunities are booming for professionals with these highly sought-after skills.

The fast-changing nature of technology creates unlimited options when it comes to career paths. From cybersecurity and programming to artificial intelligence (AI), there are many specializations you can pursue. Additionally, a big advantage to working in tech is high earning potential. Glassdoor reports that an IT professional in the U.S. makes an average of $67,437 per year. With certain specializations and a few years of experience, you can expect to earn a six-figure salary.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I have to stop studying or working if I enroll in a Boot camp?
Absolutely not! With our 100% online flexible training hours, you can easily balance educational and professional priorities with learning and choose the boot camp modality that is right for you.

Do I need to be a student at Texas Tech University?
No, you do not need to be a current student or alumni to apply.

How long will it take to complete a Boot camp?
Our self-paced boot camps can be completed in 6 months.  Our live-immersive boot camps range in duration from 3-7 days with an additional 90-day access to all boot camp video replays and materials and hundreds of on-demand hands-on labs and skills learning paths.

Are there any prerequisites or entrance exams?
A degree is not required and there are no required entrance exams.  However, basic programming, Microsoft Excel skills, IT, and a strong math background are recommended for boot camps.  Our boot camps offerings range from beginner to advanced.  Refer to each individual boot camp page for specific pre-requisite recommendations.

Can I secure a job in IT after I complete a Bootcamp?
Yes, our Boot camps will equip you with all the skills and knowledge needed to land an entry-level job in the IT field.

What kind of support will I receive?
Yes, our Self-Paced boot camps include 10 30 minute 1-on-1 coaching sessions, where you can get help with course content or career preparation. During our Live, Immersive boot camp sessions, the instructor will be available during session to answer any questions. You will also have access to the Infosec Skills platform where you will be able to create support requests, as needed.

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