The HUNT Analyst is a 12-week immersive bootcamp program.

Our (approved) HUNT program is your direct path to a cybersecurity career in an Analyst role. This 480-hour immersive curriculum includes eight foundational courses, extensive hands-on skill building and guided product training.

HUNT students graduate with the sought after knowledge and tradecraft for immediate employment as tier 1+ security analysts, threat analysts and hunt analysts. The evolution from general IT to cybersecurity analyst can take three to 7 years. The HUNT program does it in 12 weeks.

Network Security

Core ideas in network security. Basic network protocols. Attacks on basic technologies.

System Security

Core ideas in system security. Covering the preeminent desktop and mobile OSes.

Strategy & Analysis

Being a security professional. Analysis. Criminal psychology. Threat intelligence.

Threat Intelligence

A high-level perspective of threat intelligence: its creation and consumption.


Delivering information system security to the enterprise. Plans, policies and more.

Hunt Skills

A deeper look into hunt team methods and tools. Threat ID, surveillance, data & tracking.

Detection & Logs

Computer information systems security monitoring. Intrusion detection. Crisis management.

Security Culture

Appreciation of what it means to be a security professional and conduct intelligence.

HUNT Faculty

Cybersecurity has multiple domains. The HUNT program employs a range of experts who can relate their expertise to the broader field. The result is a comprehensive, state-of-the-art and fully integrated curriculum.

Hours of Instruction
Hours of Labs

Full Time Schedule

The HUNT program is available in a full time schedule. All upcoming session start dates can be found on the DenverColorado Springs and Tampa Campus Pages.

The HUNT Full Time program meets M-F over 12 weeks and includes 250 hrs. of theory and 250 hrs. of hands-on labs.

Tuition and Assistance

The Academy supports a full range of Financial Aid, Scholarship, Education Loan and local Grant Programs for HUNT students. Follow the link below for details on each option.

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Job Placement Assistance

We provide extensive job-placement mentoring and networking for all HUNT students. Our primary objective is that each graduate receive at least one offer of employment in the information security industry.

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Admissions Process

The SecureSet Academy bootcamp programs are like no other in scope and skills-intensity. SecureSet student candidates have a knack for the technical and a passion for security. The bootcamp admission process is how we get to know each other.

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Are You Ready?

The following are recommended characteristics for SecureSet bootcamp Hunt Analyst applicants. None of these is absolute and we encourage all potential students with general alignment to these criteria to apply for our programs. 

The Hunt Analyst program is more analytical and less technical than our CORE program. Wondering if you’re a fit for one of our Bootcamp Programs? Try your hand at some Challenges for the Cyber-Curious and/or sign up for Bootcamp Prep.

Personal Attributes

  • Natural interest in research and problem solving
  • Determined to excel at what you do
  • Clever and analytical

Analytical Experience

  • Skill in research & analysis
  • Skill in critical thinking
  • Understanding of basic statistics


  • Analytical ability trumps formal education
  • IT certs helpful but not required
  • AS, BS or MS: Business or Sciences

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