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The University of Illinois Chicago Tech Bootcamps

Transform Your Career in as Few as 10 Weeks

The University of Illinois Chicago Tech Bootcamps offer fully online, immersive tech bootcamps taught by industry experts to give you the skills, experience, and competitive edge you need to graduate career-ready. Powered by Fullstack Academy and designed by industry experts, our specialized tech training programs can help you go from beginner to professional in as few as 10 weeks.

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The University of Illinois Chicago Tech Bootcamps

Our bootcamps prepare you to succeed in tech careers.

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Cyber

University of Illinois Chicago Cyber Bootcamp

  • Online
  • Full-Time
  • Part-Time

Beginner to Cybersecurity Analyst in as few as 12 Weeks

Defend businesses and individuals from cybercrime as a cybersecurity professional.

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Coding

University of Illinois Chicago Coding Bootcamp

  • Online
  • Full-Time
  • Part-Time

Beginner to Web Developer in as few as 12 Weeks

Design web applications to solve user needs as a professional web/software developer.

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Data

University of Illinois Chicago Data Analytics Bootcamp

  • Online
  • Full-Time
  • Part-Time

Beginner to Data Analyst in 10-26 Weeks

Learn the AWS, Python, and visualization skills you need to become a data analyst.

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Why Choose University of Illinois Chicago & Fullstack Academy

Located in the heart of one of the world’s most dynamic cities, the University of Illinois Chicago is the city’s largest university and only public research institution. Fullstack Academy was chosen to power the UIC Tech Bootcamps.

Fullstack Academy is one of the longest-running and most successful coding bootcamps in the nation. Its graduates are equipped to succeed in the professional world through Fullstack Academy’s foundational teaching method, which allows students to thrive in their first job and every job after. Bootcamp grads also gain the assistance of a career services team and leave as members of the UIC–Fullstack community, a supportive alum network that can help open doors to future career opportunities.

Fullstack Academy has had an educational connection with Chicago since its inception in 2013, and its founders, David Yang and Nimit Maru, are proud alums of the University of Illinois system.

Become a Hiring Partner

Fullstack Academy’s expertly trained students get hired by companies like Google, Facebook, and Amazon. As a hiring partner, you will get exclusive, early access to UIC Tech Bootcamp grads so you can get first pick—before your competitor. There is no cost to becoming a hiring partner.

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Tech Training to Meet Hiring Demands

Known as one of the top startup ecosystems in the nation, Chicago is currently home to over 6,150 tech companies. The city also supports multiple, far-reaching initiatives to bolster its technology sector and continue expanding its IT talent pool (TECHicago).
With local opportunities on the rise along with the widespread availability of remote jobs across the US, now is the time to make a tech career transition. University of Illinois Chicago Tech Bootcamps are designed to provide fast, high-quality training that blends expert live online instruction with real-world practice. Regardless of your chosen bootcamp, you’ll also graduate career-ready with a professional portfolio, a mastery of foundational tech skills, and the competitive advantage that comes with the reputations of both UIC and Fullstack Academy.

Who Hires Our Grads?

*UIC Tech Bootcamps are powered by Fullstack Academy. The companies listed above have hired Fullstack Academy NYC graduates.

FAQs

  • No, you do not need to be a current student or alumni in order to apply to the Tech Bootcamps.

  • If you’re interested in UIC Tech Bootcamps and not sure which program is right for you, we recommend scheduling a call with one of our Student Advisors. They can provide you with more information about the curriculum and the roles you’ll be prepared for in each bootcamp, such as Data Analyst (Data Analytics), Software Developer (Coding), or Cybersecurity Analyst (Cyber).


    From there, apply to your program of choice (no prep required!). Next, our Admissions team can help you advance in the process and even help you switch programs if you change your mind (e.g., Data to Cybersecurity).

  • All students must have their own laptop (or desktop for 100% online classes). We recommend having 16 GB RAM and ~50-100 GB storage. Netbooks, thin clients, and tablets are not permitted. Students can use Mac or Windows.

    Please note that the Apple M1 processor is supported for the Coding bootcamps only at this time.

  • We have a long-standing history of delivering high-quality tech education in a live online format. You'll learn in a fast-paced environment with hands-on 1:1 instruction, working closely with both your instructor and peers. Learn more about the online experience.

  • To be eligible for the program, you must be at least 18 years old and a high school grad/GED holder by the start date of your intended cohort.

Find the program that fits your life.

Learn about our coding, cybersecurity and data analytics bootcamps offered in a live, online format.