Become a Web Developer

Our full-time immersive program will teach you to build web applications and solve the kinds of challenges you’ll experience in a real work environment. Your learning will be grounded in the languages, frameworks, and computer science fundamentals essential to launching a career as a web developer. You’ll receive strategic career guidance and daily networking opportunities with the Galvanize community of startups and Fortune 500 brands to help you crush it in the classroom and the business world.

We also offer scholarships and financing as well as student housing options.

Learn to Code

This full-time immersive program will teach you to create applications like what you’ll build in a real work environment, and covers the languages, frameworks, and computer science fundamentals essential to a career in web development.

Build Your Portfolio

Graduate with a library of projects with real-world application to show to prospective employers.

Grow Your Network

When you become a web developer at Galvanize, you get more than just an education – because our campuses are more than just classrooms. We’re home to hundreds of startups and Fortune 500 companies, so whether you’re grabbing coffee in your campus kitchen or working on your capstone project, copious networking opportunities are built into our curriculum and part of daily life at Galvanize.

Land Your Dream Job

Our Student Success and Career Services teams will support your efforts from your first day as a student through the hiring process after graduation – helping you identify your strengths, refine your goals, and connect you with many of our 140+ hiring partners to make your tech career aspirations a reality.

LEARN IN KISUMU

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Learn more about the Web Development Immersive curriculum, application process, financing options, and much more. Meet with Galvanize team members, including current instructors and students, who can help answer your questions.

UPCOMING DATES

Oct16 - Mar30

Mon-Fri & 9am-5pm

WHERE OUR GRADUATES WORK

Learn more about our placement criteria with the Galvanize Standard.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Module 1: Intro to Programming and Frontend Development

You’ll learn the fundamentals of JavaScript as well as programming fundamentals and basic algorithms. You’ll learn to build web pages with HTML and style them with CSS, and you’ll make web pages interactive with DOM manipulation and AJAX. You’ll leave this module having built your own client-side app using an agile workflow.

Module 2: Server-Side Programming

Learn how to build and deploy dynamic server-side web apps using Node.js and Express as well as how to manage databases using SQL. You’ll finish this module by completing a server-side application using an agile workflow with a team of classmates.

Module 3: Single-Page Applications

In this module you’ll combine what you learned in the front-end and server-side modules and build on that foundation by learning client-side frameworks such as AngularJS and React. You’ll finish by building a complete single-page application (both client-side and server-side) in a group, following an agile workflow.

Module 4: Data Structures and Algorithms & Interview Prep

You’ll learn how to tackle more complex algorithms that such as sorting algorithms, searching algorithms and tree and graph traversal. You’ll also learn how to calculate the Big O notation of functions. Importantly, you’ll also learn how to demonstrate these skills live on a whiteboard – an essential skill for most technical interviews.

Module 4: Capstone Project

Conclude the course by completing an independent capstone project that can demonstrate the full range of your skills to employers. Capstone projects combine the topics you’ll learn in class plus additional technologies you’ll learn on your own to demonstrate your versatility and fitness for a position in an ever-changing tech landscape.

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THE LAKEHUB ACADEMY ADVANTAGE

STUDENT LIFE

LakeHub campuses are designed from the ground up to be conducive to learning to code. From the classrooms and the lab space to the carefully vetted companies renting workspaces, LakeHub is the learning community for technology. If you’re relocating, we have excellent student housing options where you can room with another LakeHub student.

PART-TIME LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

Not ready for a full-time immersive program? Our workshops are the perfect starting place for newbie or novice coders looking to level-up their skill set.

Javascript Accelarated

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2 WEEKS | 4 EVENINGS PER WEEK
Beginner

Web Development Foundations

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8 WEEKS | 2 EVENINGS PER WEEK
Beginner

GET STARTED TODAY

Ready to take the first step towards your new career as a web developer? Start filling out an application for the full-time Web Development Immersive course to begin the transformation.

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