Back End Software Developers are in charge of building applications that do the behind-the-scenes work. This typically involves receiving requests from a Front End application, processing the request, reading and writing to a database, and responding back to requests from other aplications.
In this 18-week, Back End Software Development program, students take three courses to learn skills and technologies necessary to enter the industry as a Back End Software Developer. Introuduction to Java, Relational Databases with MySQL, and Web API Design with Spring Boot, Skills and technologies learned including Java 1.8, Algorithums, OOP, Design Patterns, Unit Testing, SQL, DDL, DML, Database Concepts, JDBC, Spring Boot, Spring Data, REST, JPA, JWT, AWS, and more.
Class meets online on a weekday evening. Each student
will also participate in a weekly 30 minute, one-on-one
session with a mentor. Students start each academic week
on Sunday and are required to watch all videos and start
working on assignments/projects before their online class
meeting. Course consists of 13-18 hours of weekly homework
and content, including career service assignments
Students must be 18 or over and have a high school
diploma or equivalent. Basic computer literacy and the
ability to navigate one’s own computer is strongly
preferred. Students will complete an aptitude test prior
to the first class session.
Students must have access to a computer with a minimum
of 8GB RAM and i5 processor. Class utilizes both Zoom
and Slack for meetings and communication. Although not required,
students may find a second monitor extremely helpful.
• Average wage in California is $64.60 hourly,
• Average wage nationally is $53.66 hourly,
• Jobs for software developers are expected to grow
25.6% by 2028.
For More Information: Call 310-660-6460 or text 424-279-4430 to schedule an indvidualized information session call with our coding program counselor Bri.