Northwestern Coding Boot Camp

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Become a Web Developer in 12 or 24 Weeks

Chicago Coding Boot Camp

Web development is a fast-growing career track, and Northwestern Coding Boot Camp teaches you the specialized skills you need to tap into this rewarding industry. Through a fast-paced, immersive curriculum, you’ll learn the skills needed to become proficient in front end and back end technologies.

Learn How to Code

Learn through a rigorous curriculum that covers a full stack:

  • HTML5
  • CSS3
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • Bootstrap
  • Express.js
  • React.js
  • Progressive Web Apps
  • Node.js
  • Database Theory
  • MongoDB
  • MySQL
  • Agile Methodology
  • Command Line
  • Git

Gain Real-World Developer Experience

As you embark on a 12- or 24-week journey, you’ll dive into a challenging curriculum and learn more than you thought was possible. With a remote classroom environment and collaboration with your classmates, you will get hands on experience in full stack web development.

  • Study part-time while maintaining your work schedule.
  • Simulate a professional work environment by teaming up with your peers and put your new skills into practice on complex projects.
  • Gain access to continuation courses that cover additional in-demand technologies, including Python, Java, C#, and Amazon Web Services.
  • Earn a Certificate of Completion from Northwestern University School of Professional Studies, demonstrating your achievements.
  • Benefit from a wide set of career services: resume and social media profile support, technical interview preparation, portfolio reviews, soft skills training, coaching, job matching, and more to help you launch or advance your career.

Why Apply to Northwestern Coding Boot Camp?

Learning to code is an intensive undertaking. If you are eager to expand your knowledge and join the tech world, seeking to advance or change careers, and most importantly: ready to roll up your sleeves and work HARD…then this could be the life-changing move you’ve been looking for. Northwestern Coding Boot Camp is a great option if:

  • You are looking to find a new career or company—or make the move from a non-technical position to a technical one.
  • You are interested in freelancing to supplement your current income—or contribute in a bigger way in your current job.
  • You are seeking to learn the skills to execute on an entrepreneurial idea and build your own product.
  • You have the ambition to grow in your knowledge or add to your skill set.

Learn In-Demand Skills:

Our curriculum covers front end and back end technologies*, and you will complete the program with the skills needed to become a full stack web developer:

  • Computer Science Applied to JavaScript
  • Databases (MySQL, MongoDB)
  • Server Side Development (MERN Stack, Progressive Web Applications)
  • Browser Based Technologies (HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap)
  • Deployment/Command-Line Fundamentals (Heroku, Git)
  • API Interaction (API, JSON, AJAX)
  • Quality Assurance (Unit Testing, Linting, Continuous Integration)
  • Supplemental Self-Study Topics (Python, Java, C#, Amazon Web Services)
*The material covered is subject to change. Our academic team adjusts to the market demand.

Part-Time Coding

  • 24-week program
  • Classes held two weekdays from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Full-Time Coding

  • 12-week program
  • Classes held Monday – Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Applications Open Now

  • Coding Part-Time 5/24/21
  • Coding Full-Time 9/20/2021
  • Data Science and Visualization Part-Time 6/14/21
  • Cybersecurity Part-Time 6/8/21
  • FinTech Part-Time 7/19/21

Contact an admissions adviser at (312) 416-9979 or fill out the form below if you’re ready to learn more about Northwestern Coding Boot Camp.

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