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Penn LPS Coding Boot Camp

Become a Web Developer
in 12 Weeks

Full-time classes start May 26, 2020 in Philadelphia

To speak to an admissions advisor, call (215) 310-5477


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Learn HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap, Express.js, React.js, Node.js, Database Theory, MongoDB, MySQL, Command Line, Git, and more.*
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Benefit from a wide range of career services to position you for success through program completion and beyond.
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Build a portfolio of web applications to showcase your knowledge.
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Complete the program at an accelerated pace by studying full time.
*The material covered in this program is subject to change due to market demand.

The Coding Boot Camp is offered through the University of Pennsylvania College of Liberal and Professional Studies in collaboration with Trilogy Education Services, a 2U, Inc. brand.

About Trilogy Education Services
Trilogy Education partners with universities to prepare participants for high-growth careers in the Digital Economy. Over thirty-five of the world’s leading institutions collaborate with Trilogy to bridge the gap between employers’ needs and partcipants’ skills.

Web development is one of the fastest growing careers in today’s economy with a projected 27% growth rate by 2024.* Penn LPS Coding Boot Camp was designed to help participants develop the skills and professional network needed to capitalize on this high demand.

What You Will Learn

  • Participants will learn frontend and backend technologies to become proficient full stack developers.
  • Participants will gain access to a tutor network, allowing them to get help both inside and outside the classroom.
  • Participants receive career-planning assistance, including:
    • Portfolio reviews, resume and social media profile support, career content and practice sessions, technical interview training, 1:1 career coaching, soft skills training, and more.
    • Access to a dedicated Profile Coach and Career Director that will work with you throughout the program and prepare you to be Employer Competitive.
  • Participants will also gain industry insights through Tech Talks—quarterly online panels with local industry professionals.
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What Participants Earn

  • A Project Demo Day—quarterly networking event with local professionals to showcase participants’ final projects.
  • A Certificate of Completion from Penn LPS displaying your accomplishments to future employers.
  • A robust portfolio of projects to demonstrate your working knowledge of web development.
  • Continued one-on-one career coaching with your career director after program completion.

About the University of Pennsylvania
College of Liberal and Professional Studies

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The College of Liberal and Professional Studies (LPS) is the home of lifelong learning at the University of Pennsylvania. We present a wide range of offerings to help participants achieve their unique goals through access to Penn’s extraordinary resources and individualized advising services. LPS is integral in the education of undergraduates, graduate and professional students, and working professionals.

As part of its commitment to working professionals, the College of Liberal and Professional Studies delivers dynamic, applied non-credit programs relevant to today’s global and connected workplace. Through our programs, you gain access to the world’s leading experts in the arts and sciences who offer exceptional opportunities to gain new skills and achieve your professional goals.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the dates of the program?
  • May 26, 2020
Is there an application process? How do I get started?
  • The Coding Boot Camp has an application process and is not open enrollment. Once a prospective participant fills out the form or calls our admissions department, they will go through an initial phone interview with an advisor. Applicants who are recommended to move forward will then take a critical thinking and problem-solving coding test. Those who pass the academic test will have a final interview with our academic department to determine if they are accepted into the program.
How long is the course?
  • Participants can complete this accelerated program in three months.
Do you provide career planning support?
  • Yes. We offer all participants career support and coaching, including portfolio reviews, resume assistance, and technical interview training. In addition, we offer participants experiential learning opportunities to strengthen their portfolio.
Do I need to have previous experience in programming before enrolling?
  • No. While having some background can help, 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 Philadelphia or elsewhere?
  • We offer a full-time program that allows participants to study at an accelerated pace.
  • Participants benefit from a robust set of professional development services to prepare them for success as they work to advance or change careers.
  • Our curriculum is built based on the most in-demand technologies specific to the Philadelphia market.
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