UCR Extension Boot Camps

UCR Extension Boot Camps help students prepare for careers in fast-growing fields through an effective in-person format. During the boot camp journey, experienced instructors guide students in learning valuable, in-demand skills with the added support of a team that is dedicated to helping them build the future that’s right for them.

UCR Extension, the continuing and professional education division of UC Riverside, has been an internationally recognized leader in educational outreach for individuals, organizations and communities for more than 60 years. Its mission to improve and enrich people’s lives continues with The Coding Boot Camp and The Cybersecurity Boot Camp at UCR Extension. Learn more about our programs below.



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Proven Curricula

We’re constantly evaluating our curricula and implementing changes based on student feedback. This is our way of making sure that our program best fits the needs of real students looking for a career in today’s job market. Explore the full-stack coding or cybersecurity curriculum.

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Classroom-Based Learning

Web development and cybersecurity are challenging industries, but with the advantages of a hands-on, classroom learning environment, we’re able to provide a high level of support. Read about the classroom experience.

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First-Hand Experience

Our instructors have a minimum of three years’ experience in each field, allowing them to provide true insight into the day-to-day life of a developer or cybersecurity professional. Class exercises allow students to work together on real-world projects to put lessons into action.

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Wide-Ranging Support

From day one, our team puts students first. With a helpful admissions team, passionate instructors, and dedicated student success and career services teams, you could not be in better hands as you embark on this rigorous journey. Explore student support.


If you are ready to learn more about UCR Extension Boot Camps, contact an admissions officer by filling out the form below.


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