Northwestern Coding Boot Camp

Become a Web Developer
in 24 Weeks

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Classes begin March 13 in Evanston and May 8 in Chicago


Learn market-driven skills HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap, Express.js, React.js, Node.js, Database Theory, Bookshelf.js, MongoDB, MySQL, Command Line, Git and Python*.

Study part-time while maintaining your work schedule.

Build a portfolio of web applications to showcase your knowledge.

Benefit from a wide range of career services to position you for success through graduation and beyond.

Access Northwestern Coding Boot Camp’s network of employer partners and career services to support your transition into web development.
*The Material covered in the Northwestern Coding Boot Camp is subject to change based on market demand.

Web Development is one of the fastest growing careers in today’s economy with a projected 27% growth rate by 2024.* Web developers earn a median salary of $64,970 and up to $116,620 per year. Northwestern Coding Boot Camp was designed to help students to develop the skills and network needed to capitalize on this high-demand career track.

  • Students will learn a full-stack, including the skills needed to become proficient frontend and backend developers – HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap, React.js, Node.js, Database Theory, Bookshelf.js, MongoDB, MySQL, Command Line, Git, Python, and more.
  • Students are able to participate in experiential learning opportunites with employers, providing access to new employment possibilities.
  • Students have access to career coaching, recruitment support, and an engaged network of employer partners.
What You Will Learn

What Graduates EarnWhat Graduates Earn

  • Access to a large number of employers looking to engage with Northwestern Coding Boot Camp certified professionals.
  • A certificate in Full Stack Web Development from Northwestern University School of Professional Studies, showcasing your accomplishments to future employers.
  • A robust portifolio of projects to demonstrate your working knowledge of web development.

About Northwestern University School of Professional Studies

Northwestern University is committed to excellent teaching, innovative research and the personal and intellectual growth of its students in a diverse academic community.

What are the dates of Northwestern Coding Boot Camp?
  • Classes begin March 13 in Evanston and May 8 in Chicago
  • Tuesday/Thursday 6:30 – 9:30 p.m.
  • Saturday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Can I keep working while studying at Northwestern Coding Boot Camp?
  • Yes. The non-credit certificate program is designed for working professionals who are actively pursuing a career change or advancement.
How long is Northwestern Coding Boot Camp?
  • Students will complete the program in six months.
Do you provide career placement support?
  • Yes. We offer all of our students career support and coaching. In addition, we offer students experiential learning opportunities to strengthen their portfolio.
Do I need to have previous experience in programming before enrolling?
  • No. While having some background is beneficial our pre-course tutorials will get you up to speed and ready to start learning on Day 1.
What sets your boot camp apart from others I can join in Chicago or elsewhere?
  • We are one of the nation’s most prestigious universities and teach the most superior and innovative tools to our students.
  • We offer a part-time program that allows working professionals to study web development while working full-time.
  • We provide access to a robust network of corporate partners.
Do you offer other boot camps?
Yes. If you are interested in learning data science, please explore Northwestern Data Science Boot Camp.
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