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Cyber Eagles

Join our Cyber Eagles team to learn about cybersecurity & build your skills. Then put your skill set to the test in the National Cyber League (NCL) competition. Play the hero defending against cyber attacks, then be ready to go on the offensive to identify & exploit every cyber weakness.

Worms, Bots and Phishing

Cyber Eagles

Cyber Eagles club is open to students, age 14 to graduate students, who are interested in learning cybersecurity skills like password cracking and cryptography. Cyber expert Professor Curtis Coleman coaches local students on campus, and national teammates online. Eight weeks of online training leads to biannual, virtual competitions in the National Cyber League (NCL) where you are placed in a bracket that matches your skill level for both individual and team cyber battles.

Your membership of $100 includes: university coaching, NCL enrollment, team t-shirt, competition prep, team emails, access to weekly training online, weekly virtual group coaching, and after the competition you will receive a Cyber Scout Report showing your skills rating along with a NCL participation certificate!

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Nation­al Cyber League

Take an inside peek at the National Cyber League. It's inclusive, relevant, challenging and fun! NCL competition dates:

  • Training with Professor Coleman - January 25
  • Cyber Gym Opens - February 15 - May 8
  • NCL Preseason - March 15-22
  • Individual Game - March 26-28
  • Team Game - April 9-11

Cybersecurity Team

  • $100 Membership cost for non-OC students - college and high school students welcome
  • 8 Online cybersecurity training lessons for Cyber Eagles team members
  • 10% in the nation - Cyber Eagles highest ranked NCL player
  • 9.7k NCL competitors from 300 schools across the nation

OC Cyber Eagles


Dates to Remember

December 1 - Team Membership Opens

January 25 - Online Cyber Eagles Training

March 15-22 - NCL Pre-Season

March 26-28 - NCL Individual Game

April 9-11 - NCL Team Game

Training Topics


Open Source Intelligence

Password Cracking

Log Analysis

Network Traffic Analysis

Wireless Access Exploitation

Scanning and Recon


Meet the Coach

I have over 25 years of corporate experience as well as my military experience. I want to impart that broad range of knowledge to my students and show them how to immediately apply it to the real world.

Curtis Coleman / Cybersecurity Professor & Cyber Eagles Coach
Curtis Coleman

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Everything you want to know about joining the Cyber Eagles

Cyber Eagles cre­ate cool sub-team names like Guardians of Peace, Alt_​F4 and Hackyhackhack.

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