Live and Online Software Development
Bootcamp
Begin your software development career in less than a year with evening & weekend classes.

  • No Experience Necessary
  • Hands-On Training
  • Job Placement Assistance

Why Software Development?

Whether you want to get into tech, change careers, upgrade your skills, or gain practical experience, our software development bootcamp can set you on the path to success.

  • High Demand

    As the tech workforce continues to grow, demand for professionals like web developers and software engineers increases, opening up many job opportunities.

  • Diverse Career Paths

    The software development skill set opens up many different career paths and specialties, regardless of your natural inclinations and talents.

  • Competitive Salary

    Competition among employers to attract top talent means relatively high salaries for skilled web developers and software engineers, including entry-level positions.

Everything You Need to

Stack Your Skills!

The Software Development Bootcamp equips you with the practical skills and theoretical knowledge you need to become a software development professional in less than a year. No previous experience is required.

Get a glimpse into the next 30 years WITHOUT having to financially commit to the Extended Program. Why risk your savings? Our 30-hour Introductory Course is here to help you make the best decision for your future.

Go beyond a 400-hour bootcamp with our 10-month curriculum that ensures comprehension and competency of even the more complex coding languages and concepts. Attend live classes and access recorded sessions any time to playback sections you may have missed or revisit a topic you want to reinforce. With a routinely updated curriculum, our fully online evening and weekend classes give you the hands-on experience you need to excel in your career.

Each course is developed and led by real web development and software engineering experts to help you meet industry standards. Multiple instructors are present in every live session (never pre-recorded!) to give each learner the attention they need. Office hours, Q&A sessions, and individual mentorship opportunities are also available to provide insights that can only come from years of experience.

Our career services team consists of experts in job placement assistance. From an early stage, you’ll receive interview coaching, craft a professional resume, and receive tips on how to set up a LinkedIn profile that highlights your strengths and skills for employers.

✔️ Dedicated Coaching and Personal Branding
✔️ Access to Job Leads and Industry Professionals
✔️ Continued Coaching up to 6 Months Post-Certificate

Student Success Managers (SSMs) provide a personal touch to your learning experience to further your success. From day one, SSMs guide you, keep you accountable, and facilitate additional resources when necessary, such as exam retests and tutoring sessions.

Curious About Software Development?

Learn about job outlook, what to expect in the tech industry, and more with our free guides.

Becoming a Software
Development Professional

See if software development is right for you with this short guide.

Software Development
Careers Handbook

What type of software development jobs are out there? Let this handy guide show you what to expect.

Course Breakdown

With our professional part-time bootcamp, you can begin a software development career in less than a year.

Expert-led classes with immersive, real-world training prepare you for a successful career—no experience required.

  • INTRODUCTORY COURSE 30 hours

  • FRONT-END DEVELOPMENT PHASE 116 hours

    • HTML & Web Accessibility
    • CSS & CSS Frameworks
    • UX & UI Design
    • JavaScript & Front-End Web Development
    • Milestone Project 1: Browser Game
  • BACK-END DEVELOPMENT PHASE 140 hours

    • Back-End Development & APIs
    • React & Redux
    • SQL & Data Modeling
    • Milestone Project 2: MERN Stack Application
  • SOFTWARE ENGINEERING PHASE 104 hours

    • Cybersecurity
    • Principles of Programming with Python
    • Advanced Topics
    • Milestone Project 3: Final Project
  • CAREER SERVICES 10 hours

  • SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT CERTIFICATE

Learn to Code.

Unlock a Variety of Career Paths.

Our part-time online program combines over a dozen courses that will open the door to multiple career options to help you pursue your desired career, including:

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Software Application Developer
Software application developers are professionals who design, create, deploy and update programs for a particular device, the web, or a specific operating system. Developers usually apply mathematics to create algorithms that are used in the software to enable it to function as desired.

Software application developers are professionals who design, create, deploy and update programs for a particular device, the web, or a specific operating system. Developers usually apply mathematics to create algorithms that are used in the software to enable it to function as desired.

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Web Developer
Sometimes known as a webmaster, these professionals create and maintain websites. They are responsible for overseeing the site's technical aspects, such as performance and capacity, to measure a website's speed and how much traffic the website can handle. In some cases, web developers create content and monitor it on the site.

Sometimes known as a webmaster, these professionals create and maintain websites. They are responsible for overseeing the site's technical aspects, such as performance and capacity, to measure a website's speed and how much traffic the website can handle. In some cases, web developers create content and monitor it on the site.

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MERN Stack Developer
MERN refers to a specific stack (MongoDB, Express, React and Node.js) and is becoming a powerhouse in the field. This JavaScript stack makes the development process smoother by design and provides an end-to-end framework for developers.

MERN refers to a specific stack (MongoDB, Express, React and Node.js) and is becoming a powerhouse in the field. This JavaScript stack makes the development process smoother by design and provides an end-to-end framework for developers.

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Python Developer
These developers create a plethora of web applications, usually when working as a web developer. They also develop back-end components that connect things like web applications, servers and more. These professionals are responsible for developing, deploying and debugging a project.

These developers create a plethora of web applications, usually when working as a web developer. They also develop back-end components that connect things like web applications, servers and more. These professionals are responsible for developing, deploying and debugging a project.

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Front-End Developer
If you want to focus more on the visuals and design the user experience, this is the path for you. These professionals develop new user-facing features and are proficient in web markup, HTML5 and CSS3. You will most likely work with JavaScript to create an experience that delivers a delightful and seamless interaction.

If you want to focus more on the visuals and design the user experience, this is the path for you. These professionals develop new user-facing features and are proficient in web markup, HTML5 and CSS3. You will most likely work with JavaScript to create an experience that delivers a delightful and seamless interaction.

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Back-End Developer
Back-end developers, as you can imagine, work closely with front-end developers to ensure smooth integration of their work, such as server-side web application logic. These developers typically write the web services and APIs that front-end developers and mobile application developers use.

Back-end developers, as you can imagine, work closely with front-end developers to ensure smooth integration of their work, such as server-side web application logic. These developers typically write the web services and APIs that front-end developers and mobile application developers use.

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Application Engineer
The primary function of this role is to design and improve the software. Other duties might include developing custom software or evaluating client needs to implement unique goals within each project. Professionals must remain a step ahead to plan and implement updates or expansions.

The primary function of this role is to design and improve the software. Other duties might include developing custom software or evaluating client needs to implement unique goals within each project. Professionals must remain a step ahead to plan and implement updates or expansions.

Software Application Developer

Software application developers are professionals who design, create, deploy and update programs for a particular device, the web, or a specific operating system. Developers usually apply mathematics to create algorithms that are used in the software to enable it to function as desired.

Web Developer

Sometimes known as a webmaster, these professionals create and maintain websites. They are responsible for overseeing the site's technical aspects, such as performance and capacity, to measure a website's speed and how much traffic the website can handle. In some cases, web developers create content and monitor it on the site.

MERN Stack Developer

MERN refers to a specific stack (MongoDB, Express, React and Node.js) and is becoming a powerhouse in the field. This JavaScript stack makes the development process smoother by design and provides an end-to-end framework for developers.

Python Developer

These developers create a plethora of web applications, usually when working as a web developer. They also develop back-end components that connect things like web applications, servers and more. These professionals are responsible for developing, deploying and debugging a project.

Front-End Developer

If you want to focus more on the visuals and design the user experience, this is the path for you. These professionals develop new user-facing features and are proficient in web markup, HTML5 and CSS3. You will most likely work with JavaScript to create an experience that delivers a delightful and seamless interaction.

Back-End Developer

Back-end developers, as you can imagine, work closely with front-end developers to ensure smooth integration of their work, such as server-side web application logic. These developers typically write the web services and APIs that front-end developers and mobile application developers use.

Application Engineer

The primary function of this role is to design and improve the software. Other duties might include developing custom software or evaluating client needs to implement unique goals within each project. Professionals must remain a step ahead to plan and implement updates or expansions.

FAQ

You do not require any previous software development or coding knowledge or experience. Learners aged 18 or older of all skill levels and backgrounds are welcome to enroll.

Our 30-hour Introductory Course is the best way to find out if coding and software development is the right choice for you BEFORE committing to the entire program. No experience is required to enroll in the Introductory Course and it will help you make an educated and confident decision about your next move.

There are no prerequisite or experience requirements for enrolling in the NJIT Software Development Bootcamp. You must be 18 or older to enroll. Before taking the Introductory Course, learners should have:

• A reliable machine that is less than 10 years old
• A typing speed of 30 WPM or better
• Basic knowledge of using computers, such as how to open programs, point and click, and navigate to a website via a web browser
• Knowledge of basic math through algebra

You will need a laptop or computer that is less than 10 years old and internet access. All other materials and software will be provided.

Get your copy of our course syllabus .

As active web developers and software engineers, our instructors play a role in maintaining the curriculum with modern techniques, methodologies, and technologies. Learners can be confident that they are gaining the relevant experience for which employers are looking.

Our Software Development Bootcamp is a professional, online, part-time program that is accessible for learners of all skill levels.

No experience? No problem! We focus on in-depth training via live classes to prepare even the most novice learner for a software development job in less than one year.

With our Introductory Course, you can try the course before you commit to the Extended Program to help you protect your investment as you search for a suitable career. We put your success before anything.

Our Digital Skills Bootcamps provide a market-driven curriculum to help you gain the necessary skills and knowledge, connect you with hiring partners, and help you find the role of your dreams.**

**Job placement not guaranteed.

Tuition is $17,730 for the NJIT Software Development Bootcamp, not including the $270 for the Introductory Course.

Enrollment is on a rolling basis, year-round. For more information, please contact our admissions team or at your convenience.

Our Career Services team provides you with a dedicated career coach to help develop a professional presence and communication strategies in preparation for networking with our industry partners. You will have access to job leads and industry professionals once you have completed the program; however, job placement can vary depending on the individual and several other factors. While our career coaches are experts at placing learners in tech roles and are available to learners up to 6 months post-program completion, we cannot guarantee job placement.

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Why Us?

When you complete our programs, you will be equipped with the practical, technical, and theoretical skills that employers look for when hiring. In less than a year, you can have the in-demand skills, knowledge, and confidence you need to excel in your career path of choice.

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