The Web Programming and Development Program introduces the fundamental concepts of web applications, providing comprehensive coverage of both client-side and server-side development. Students will receive the skills and knowledge to build engaging, interactive user experiences on the web as a front-end web developer.

Classroom lecture and hands-on instructions will be provided by full-time industry professionals; namely web developers, software engineers, security specialists, technology consultants, program managers, and human resource specialists. Students will gain invaluable knowledge and experience developing with HTML, CSS, LESS, JavaScript, TypeScript, Angular and React. Other topics include Git, Automated QA, Back-End, Database, Hosting, Deployment, Security and Soft Skills. Throughout the program, students will complete a series of professional portfolio projects that they can showcase for potential employers when seeking employment.

After 9 months of classroom instruction, students are placed with a company for 240 hours of an unpaid externship. The externship is an extension of the classroom learning where students are required to complete 240 hours either through a full-time (38-40 hours per week) or part-time (18-20 hrs per week) schedule. By the end of this course, students will have knowledge, confidence, and skills to be entry-level to junior-level web developers in today’s job market.

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"I was nervous about learning to code. The instructors at MTECH were actually working as programmers themselves and so really knew their stuff. Best move I ever made" - Lisa Horton

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“Our exciting collaboration with MTECH has provided Xactware with highly skilled interns and employees.”
– Jim Evans, Chief Operating Officer, Xactware

Certificates and Licensures

MTECH Program Certificate in Web Programming & Development

Program Snapshot

  Registration Eligibility: Adults and high school seniors only

  Registration Availability: This program requires an application process and approval prior to registration. You must submit your application for the Fall section between May 15 and June 15. For the Spring section you must submit your application between October 15 and November 15. Late applications will not be processed. The Application and details can be found below.

  Program Length: 903 Hours. This works out to be approximately 301 calendar days not including weekends and holidays. EXTERNSHIP: An externship of 240 hours is required after 663 hours of classroom instruction. Students are encouraged to find their own externship site, however, MTECH can help if needed.

  Times: Mornings. See schedule details below.

  Locations: MTECH Lehi Main Campus

  Financial Aid Eligible: This program is eligible for Financial Aid and Veterans Assistance.   +Learn More

  Articulation Agreements: Up to 30 credit hours towards AAS Technology Management from UVU or towards AAS General Technology from USU or 15 credit hours towards Information Systems Technology from UVU.

Prerequisites

  High School Students: Students should coordinate with home high school counselors prior to registration.

  MTECH Counselor: Students enrolling in this program must meet with an MTECH Academic and Career Counselor prior to registration. High School students are encouraged to be accompanied by a parent. To schedule an appointment please visit mtec.edu/counseling.

  Entrance Assessment: Students must take the MTECH Entrance Assessment. The Entrance Assessment is free and takes about an hour to complete. No appointment is necessary. To learn more visit mtec.edu/testing.

  New Student Orientation: Students must complete the brief MTECH New Student Orientation prior to the first day of class.  To learn more visit mtec.edu/nso.

  Students must have successfully completed the Introduction to Programming prerequisite course before being eligible to apply for the Web Programming & Development Program. 

HOW TO APPLY

Only applicants who have successfully completed the Introduction to Programming prerequisite course or successfully passed the Competency Exam can apply. The applicants who have completed Code to Success will need to pass the Competency Exam before they apply.

Prerequisites to apply:

  1. Take and pass the MTECH Career Ready Assessment in math and reading with a minimum score of 4 on each section. The higher the score the better. 
  2. Take and pass the Introduction to Programming OR Competency Exam at the MTECH Testing. This exam cannot be retaken. Candidates have two hours to complete this exam with a score of 85% or better.

Apply:

  1. Complete the Code Challenge at the MTECH Testing Center. Candidates have two hours to complete this challenge with a score of 85% or better. 
  2. Fill out web application provided at the end of completing the Code Challenge. Upload all supporting computer programming, computer technology or information technology documentation showing previous experience at the same time you fill out the online web application.

 

Schedule

SessionLocationRoomStart DateEnd DateStart TimeEnd TimeDays
Fall 2019Lehi3148/20/19Open7:30 am10:30 amM-F
Spring 2020Lehi3131/02/20Open7:30 am10:30 amM-F

 

EXTERNSHIP: An externship of 240 hours is required after 663 hours of classroom instruction. Students are encouraged to find their own externship site, however, MTECH can help if needed.

Tuition and Fees

ItemCostNotes
Registration Fee$40.00 
Facility Fees$50.00 
Tuition$1,896.30 
total:$1,986.30 All tuition and fees are due at the time of registration.

Materials and Supplies

ItemCostNotes
Program Fees Option 1$2,250.00Option 1: program fees include: 13″ MacBook Pro (2.3GHz quad-core 8th-generation Intel Core i5 processor, Turbo Boost up to 3.8GHz, Intel Iris Plus Graphics 655, 8GB 2133MHz LPDDR3 memory, 256GB SSD storage1, Retina display with True Tone, Touch Bar and Touch ID, Four Thunderbolt 3 ports
Program Fees Option 2$1,000.00Option 2: To be eligible for this fee, students must have their own Apple device that meets these specifications: 8 GB Memory; 128 GB SSD; USB or HDMI Ports. Students must produce their device and have the Mobile Development Coordinator test and approve their device in order to obtain permission for the reduced fee.
Program Fees Option 3$1,850.00Option 3: program fees include: 13.3” MacBook Air (1.6GHz dual‑core 8th‑generation Intel Core i5 processor, Turbo Boost up to 3.6GHz, Retina display, 8GB 2133MHz LPDDR3 memory, 128GB SSD storage, Intel UHD Graphics 617, Touch ID, Force Touch trackpad, Two Thunderbolt 3 ports, Backlit Keyboard
total:See Option Totals

Option 1: $4,236.30

Option 2: $2,986.30

Option 3: $3,836.30

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