GenCyber Student Camps at COD

2018 Gencyber Student Camps are Here!

All camps meet 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on the Glen Ellyn campus of College of DuPage on the following weeks:

July 23 to 27 – Grades 6 to 9
July 30 to August 3 – Grades 8 to 12

Applications for 2018 camps are now closed.

Explore the Field of Cybersecurity this Summer!
GenCyber Camp is designed for students who are interested in exploring the field of cybersecurity through interactive, hands-on activities and discussions. Camps are taught by teachers who have attended GenCyber Teacher Camp with assistance from COD faculty in the Computer and Internetworking Technologies (CIT)  department.


What Can I Expect at GenCyber Camp?

    • Activities and discussions of digital citizenship and online safety
    • Guest speakers from the cybersecurity industry
    • Technology-focused tours of College departments 
    • Take-home bag: A Raspberry Pi computer and camp-related items.
    • Light continental breakfast, lunch and snacks will be provided each day, but unfortunately we cannot accommodate special dietary requests.

Camp Funding

GenCyber Camps are generously funded by a grant from the National Security Agency and the National Science Foundation. There is no cost to a student to attend.


Contact Us

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Contact Continuing Education about other Youth programming:

College of DuPage Continuing Education offers a variety of summer programming for children of all ages. Please visit our Youth Education page for more details. 



GenCyber camps are open to all student and teacher participants at no cost. Funding is provided jointly by the NSA and the NSF.

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Continuing Education/Extended Learning (CE) serves a diverse cross section of District 502 residents through Youth Academy, Adult Enrichment, Adult Education, Business Solutions (Career and Professional Development), and Homeland Security Training Institute. Continuing Education offerings begin at 15 months of age in the fully functioning day care and journey with its learning partners through every phase of life including elementary, middle and high school, career exploration, professional development programs, business contract training and the Lifelong Learning Institute.

The Computer and Internetworking Technologies (CIT) program at College of DuPage offers a variety of degrees and certificates that allow graduates to pursue a career in a wide range of information technology fields. In addition, CIT offers a variety of certification training programs through its Cisco Networking Academy and the CompTIA Academy. These training courses are for individuals interested in advancing their careers or for students who want to specialize in a particular area of study and receive certification training prior to graduation.

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