SANS Institute CyberTalent Academy – DC 2017

Applications are open for the DC Metro SANS VetSuccess Academy. Accepted candidates receive 100% scholarship training & connections to employers in cybersecurity. Transitioning veterans and military spouses are encouraged to apply at http://www.sans.org/u/noV.

For additional information on the impact of VetSuccess, please visit the following link: https://www.sans.org/cybertalent/immersion-academy/academies#dc

DC Metro Area (DC/MD/VA)

    • Location: DC Metro Area (DC/MD/VA)
    • Admissions: All interested applicants meeting the eligibility requirements must request the CTE assessment no later than Monday, February 14,2017. Eligible applicants must meet the following requirements:
      1. Transitioning service members not more than six months away from separation.
      2. Veterans who have not been out of the service for more than five years and are not currently working in the information security field.
      3. Active duty or transitioning military spouses
    • Preferred degrees and experience for applicants (you only need one of the three below)
      1. Hold a bachelor’s degree and have at least 1 year of work experience in information technology, information security, audit, signal, I & A or other communications branch
      2. Hold an associate’s degree and have at least 3 years of work experience in information technology, information security, audit, signal, I & A or other communications branch
      3. Those without a college degree must hold at least 3-5 years of work experience in information technology, information security, audit, signal, I & A or other communications branch
    • Class Begins: March 20, 2017
    • Graduation: July 2017

Curriculum