This programming course is designed to help students become backend developers. During the course of this 14-week programming class, aspiring developers will get hands-on experience with the full Web stack, getting a first hand look at the day in the life of a professional developer. The programming course will cover databases, RESTful Web APIs, and PHP development. Graduates will be able to offer future employers experience in debugging, refactoring, unit testing, design patterns, and website security.

LENGTH:

14 Weeks, Monday ­- Thursday 5:30 p.m. ­ 9:30 p.m.

LOCATION:

Fort Collins, Longmont and Virtual


Note: Class times are subject to change

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

You will learn:

  • This project-based backend development bootcamp provides hands-on experiences that introduces developers to the full Web stack.
  • You will understand a day in the life of a backend developer while learning industry best practices.
  • You will be introduced to programming concepts, databases, RESTful Web APIs and PHP development.
  • This backend bootcamp guides and challenges new developers to become confident and proficient in debugging, refactoring, unit testing, design patterns, and security.
  • Graduates will leave this bootcamp with tools, libraries, and resources that improve their skills and prepare them for the workforce as backend developers.
  • View course outline

AUDIENCE:

Perfect for you if…

  • You have frontend web development experience and are interested in moving into a role as a backend developer.
  • You possess basic knowledge of at least one programming language and want to expand or modernize your skills.
  • You have introductory experience in software development; understanding of data types, loops/functions, If/else statements, string/parameter; database exposure or experience and some experience in configuring any software.

RECOMMENDED AND/OR REQUIRED PREREQUISITE(S):

Frontend web development experience, basic knowledge of at least one programming language,  introductory experience in software development; understanding of data types, loops/functions, If/else statements, string/parameter; database exposure or experience and some experience in configuring any software.

TOPIC/LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

You will learn:

  • This project­based backend development bootcamp provides hands­on experiences that introduces developers to the full Web stack.
  • You will understand a day in the life of a backend developer while learning industry best practices.
  • You will be introduced to programming concepts, databases, RESTful Web APIs and PHP development.
  • This backend bootcamp guides and challenges new developers to become confident and proficient in debugging, refactoring, unit testing, design patterns, and security.
  • Graduates will leave this bootcamp with tools, libraries, and resources that improve their skills and prepare them for the workforce as backend developers.
  • View course outline.

COURSE COST:

  • Tuition for the Backend Bootcamp is $7,500.
  • Scholarships may be available through grant funding or community partnerships.

HOW TO APPLY:

 We are always accepting applications

APPLY HERE