Cyber Defense Training Camp (Flier)
University of Maryland
Cyber Defense Training Camp
Registration is now Closed
The U.S. Cyber Challenge (USCC) is a national coalition of public-private sector entities collaborating to enhance the workforce with the next generation of cyber security professionals through skill development activities, mentoring, and resources, and the facilitation of scholarship, internship and employment opportunities.
The Maryland Cyber Defense Boot Camp is a summer residential programs designed for high school students in partnership with the University of Maryland and the National CyberWatch Center. Students learn about the field of Cybersecurity and skills needed for this exciting profession. Specific topics covered include:
- Operating Systems
- System Administration
- Guest speakers, site visit, cyber defense exercise, and more.
This is an intermediate to advanced level camp. Technical experience is recommended such as: networking, Cisco Academy, and/or Java programming. Full week of activities culminate in a computer based "capture-the-flag" competition.
For questions, please contact:
Dr. Davina Pruitt-Mentle
301 503 8070