Propel Your Career
as a Web Developer

Northwestern Coding Boot Camp | Learn to Code |
Part-Time and Full-Time Options Available

  • Global Network: Gain access to a network of 250+ employers looking to hire.
  • Student Success: Stay on track with 24/7 on-demand academic support.
  • Career Support: Access free professional resources throughout your career.
  • Respected Credentials: Earn a certificate of completion from a top university.

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Part-Time Remote: 24 weeks, starts July 29

Full-Time Remote: 12 weeks, starts September 9

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Learn to Code —
We’ll Support You at Every Step

Whether you’re starting out or are a seasoned professional, we are dedicated to helping you succeed. As you prepare to start, switch, or upgrade your career, we will support your learning journey with unparalleled services and resources, and we will continue to support you in your professional life. No previous programming skills are required to apply.

  • Stay on track with a dedicated student success advisor.
  • edX Xpert support available for students 24/7, 365 days a year.
  • Connect with engaged instructors, teaching assistants, and peers for academic support.
  • Additional academic services may be available in select boot camps.

Increase Your Earning Potential

Web development is one of the fastest-growing careers in today’s economy, with jobs in the field projected to grow by 13% through 2030.1

Of those who complete coding boot camps, most find full-time employment in industries where they can use their new skills; they also report an average salary boost of 56% or $25,000.2

1Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Our Boot Camp Learners Are in Demand

Our employer-competitive learners have received job offers from thousands of global organizations. As you take the next steps in your career, you’ll have exclusive access to job referrals from our of 250+ partners.

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Further Your Career

Our Career Engagement Network will help you apply the tools and knowledge you learn in your program to advance your career by assisting you in developing a strong portfolio, a polished resume, and sharp interview skills. You’ll also have access to career resources throughout your professional life.

Explore an Innovative Curriculum That Teaches In-Demand Skills

The rigorous boot camp curriculum is delivered through high-quality coursework and instruction. All university-approved instructors have been assessed for professional experience in the field and their ability to successfully communicate coding concepts to students in a real-world working environment. Instructors are dedicated to delivering a high-quality curriculum and to enhancing the learning experience of their students; they also offer 1-on-1 guidance to learners throughout the program.

Learn fundamental concepts of web development, including HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.

Portfolio Project: Build a client-side application using third-party APIs.

Work with servers, databases, and other back end technologies, such as MySQL database, Node.js, and more.

Portfolio Project: Engineer your first full stack application.

Grow your skills using NoSQL databases, convert traditional applications into progressive web applications, and learn React.

Portfolio Project: Create a MERN stack single-page application.

Now You’re Ready

By the time you complete the boot camp, you will have mastered in-demand skills, built an impressive portfolio of coding projects, and earned a valuable certificate of completion from one of the country’s most prestigious universities.

Learn on Your Schedule

This remote program is offered on a full- or part-time basis, with the additional option to choose between two part-time schedules. All programs offer live class instruction and full support services — the only difference is your weekly time commitment.

Invest in Your Career With the Right Financial Options

Part-time coding boot camp fee: $12,995
Full-time coding boot camp fee: $12,995

Pay in Full Discount

Pay in full at the time of enrollment and receive $1,000 off your total fee.

Alumni Scholarship

Qualified University alumni are eligible for a $500 scholarship.

Enterprise Partner Funding

Use available educational benefits or tuition sponsorship from your employer.


Use your AmeriCorps award.


College/529 Plan

Use an eligible college prepaid or 529 plan.

Interest-Free Payment Plan

Pay an initial deposit and split the rest of your tuition into monthly installments with no interest.

Northwestern Employee Discount

Employees of the University may be eligible for reduced tuition.

Sallie Mae

Offers private student educational loans.

edX Boot Camps does not receive any commissions or payments for referrals or successful loan applications. The lender’s loan approval criteria will apply and you should consider the terms and conditions of any loan carefully. We are not credit advisors. We make no representations about whether you will be given a loan or whether a loan will be suitable for you. We are not responsible for representations made to you by any credit provider.

What Former Students Are Saying

  • “I wanted to grow my technical skills, so that I could build as well as speak to software. My experience as a part of the program was extremely positive, and I learned a lot from my time there with the excellent staff. It definitely taught marketable skill[s].”

    James P.
  • “This boot camp has been life-changing. I chose to attend to add the skills to become a web developer, and in just six months, I went from zero coding experience to having a full-time developer position.”

    Alex B.
  • “I chose to attend the boot camp in order to become a software developer and learn from experts in the field as opposed to learning individually. This boot camp has resulted in a completely different career trajectory in which I am extremely excited about.”

    Brandon G.
  • “I chose to attend because I felt my bachelor’s degree was not technical enough to get me the kind of role I wanted. This boot camp was a great foundation to jump from and the projects were actually fun.”

    Shannon S.

A Powerful Educational Partnership

About Northwestern University School of Professional Studies

The mission of the School of Professional Studies is to provide a superior Northwestern education to outstanding students whose academic pursuits must be balanced with professional or personal commitments. SPS strives to be a national leader in continuing and professional education by providing innovative learning opportunities that serve the lifelong learning needs of its students.

This program is offered through the Northwestern University School of Professional Studies in collaboration with edX.

About edX

edX, part of 2U Inc., works with respected universities and organizations to deliver innovative, skills-based training to a community of over 45 million learners around the world to support them at every stage of their lives and careers. edX delivers boot camps through an immersive learning experience with expert services and valuable resources. As of 2021, graduates have been hired by 6,700+ companies, including more than 62% of the Fortune 100.

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