Enter the rapidly evolving world of tech and help meet the ever-growing demand for qualified web developers and software engineers. As the internet becomes more integrated with our daily lives, businesses of all sizes, and in all industries, are pursuing a meaningful web experience that can attract potential customers and business partners. Become knowledgeable in the Software Development Life Cycle from concept to finished product, and if you so choose, specialize in any area from front-end to back-end development technologies. Through our project-based learning model, you will learn skills to be utilized in solving problems you will encounter in the day-to-day functions of this profession.
This certificate is offered by AU Los Angeles.
Become career ready in coding in six months.
- $66,000 median salary for profession*
- Financial aid available
- Veterans’ benefits are available to eligible veterans
- Credits can be applied toward your Antioch undergraduate degree
*Data retrieved from O*NET Online at https://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/15-1134.00
The Certificate in Web Development consists of two consecutive 12-week sessions in a classroom setting that emphasizes project-based learning. The first course in the certificate is offered for 12 quarter units and the second course is offered for 24 quarter units, for a total of 36 quarter units. Students must successfully complete the first course before they may continue onto the second term.
The two courses in this 36-unit program provide students with the knowledge and skills in web development needed to be well-prepared to interview for and secure full-time coding positions. These courses are CSC 1010 Introduction to Web Development and CSC 3010 Full Stack Web Development, and are described next in fuller detail.
CSC 1010 Introduction to Full Stack Web Development
The course will give students the knowledge and comprehension to fully understand the responsibilities of a Full Stack Web Developer. The course will teach students to utilize the basic software applications and tools used by industry professionals to develop, debug and design web applications.
- 12 Week Course – 12 Quarter Units
- 12 hours a week of instructor-led time and 12 hours of student-led time
CSC 3010 Immersive Full Stack Web Development
The course will equip students to utilize the software development tools used by industry professionals to develop, debug and design web applications; conducting both front-end and back-end development, application program interfaces (API’s), back-end data stores such as relational database management systems (RDMS) and team development strategies.
- 12 Week Intensive Course – 24 Quarter Units
- 40 hours a week of instructor-led time and 30 hours of student-led time
For detailed curriculum and degree requirements, please visit the AULA catalog.
Projected Web Development course schedules are listed below by term. Course schedules may change based on instructor availability. Prospective students should confirm the course schedule for the term they wish to enroll by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Admitted students will receive an email from the academic program office confirming the course schedule for the upcoming term.
Summer 2018 quarter:
CSC 1010 Introduction to Full Stack Web Development: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm (July – September)
(This class will switch to a 1:00 pm -5:00 pm schedule in Summer 2019)
CSC 3010 Immersive Full Stack Web Development: Mon. through Fri., 10:00 am – 6:00 pm (October – December)
Fall 2018 quarter:
CSC 1010 Introduction to Full Stack Web Development: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm (October – December)
CSC 3010 Immersive Full Stack Web Development: Monday through Friday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm (January – March)
Winter 2019 quarter:
CSC 1010 Introduction to Full Stack Web Development: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, 1:00 pm- 5:00 pm (January – March)
CSC 3010 Immersive Full Stack Web Development: Monday through Friday, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm (April – June)
Spring 2019 quarter:
CSC 1010 Introduction to Full Stack Web Development: Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm (April – June)
CSC 3010 Immersive Full Stack Web Development: Monday through Friday, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm (July – September)
The Certificate in Web Development was created to meet the growing demand for training in web development. The program will give students the knowledge and comprehension to fully understand the responsibilities of a Full Stack Web Developer and prepare them to perform the duties of a typical Full Stack Web Developer. Upon successful completion of the program, the student will be knowledgeable in the Software Development Life Cycle from concept to finished product and will have the ability to specialize, if they choose, in any area from front-end to back-end development technologies.
Students who complete both courses will be well-prepared to interview for, and secure full-time coding positions.
How to Apply
- Complete the Online Application.
- Complete and submit the online application
- Submit the Application Fee $50. Note: The application fee is waived for anyone attending an information session. The application fee is also waived for all AULA alumni.
- *Recommended Additional Pre-work: Complete HTML & CSS: Introduction to HTML (module 1) which is approximately 5-10 hours, to be completed two weeks prior to start of classes.
|Quarter||International Application*||Priority Application**||Final Application***||Classes Begin|
|Spring 2018||January 22, 2018||January 22, 2018||March 23, 2018||April 2, 2018|
|Summer 2018||April 23, 2018||April 23, 2018||May 18, 2018||July 2, 2018|
|Fall 2018||July 23, 2018||July 23, 2018||August 17, 2018||October 1, 2018|
The Certificate in Web Development is open to students with a high school degree or its equivalent who are highly motivated and committed to learning about coding. Students must be prepared for a significant time commitment during the program, and applicants will be interviewed and then complete a screening process prior to the beginning of the program. Students who do not successfully complete the first quarter course are not eligible to continue onto the second quarter course. Note that all students must have a laptop computer with some specific technical capabilities and Internet access. Please contact us if you have any questions about these specifics.
Tuition and fees: $20,031
Please note: Additional fees for all AULA programs may include (but are not necessarily limited to) charges for materials, late registration, enrollment maintenance, parking, graduation, transcripts, tuition payment plan, late payments, late registration, and returned checks.
A majority of AULA students finance their education through some form of financial aid. You may not be sure which federal, state, public and private aid packages – such as loans, scholarships, and grants—are right for you. Our staff is here to help you, so you can focus on what’s most important: beginning your academic program at AULA.
Attend a info session every Tuesday night from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Click to register.
|WEB DEVELOPMENT CERTIFICATE|
|Tuesday, April 3rd, 11:30am -12:45pm||Room A1000|