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Full Stack Java Developer Powered by TEKsystems

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Get trained on the specific technical skills employers are looking for in entry and mid-level Java Developers. Through this course, you'll advance your coding skills and gain experience with Java, data structures, web services, algorithms, and more. Currently offered online.

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No catch. Training and job connections at no cost to you.

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Schedule

  • Remote 9AM-4PM
    Monday through Friday
    15 Weeks

Upcoming course dates

  • September 23rd, 2024
    Application Due September 9th, 2024
  • Please note, this application process is very competitive and not all applicants will be accepted for our limited slots. Seats are offered on first come, first served basis.

While these courses may include either intermediate or advanced material, technical knowledge specified in these listings will be required as a prerequisite for applicants to be considered for admission.

While anyone may apply for this course, some technical background may be helpful.

Applicants with all levels of experience in tech are encouraged to apply.

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In-person learning takes place at one of our facilities across the US.

Remote learners must live within commutable distance of a Per Scholas campus to best facilitate our professional development and post-training employment support. For individuals who live outside of a commutable distance, you may be eligible for our National training courses.

Hybrid courses allow flexibility for learners to participate in the course remotely or in-person based on several factors. Learn more about the course you're interested in by reaching out to your admissions lead or attending an admissions overview after applying.

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Take Your Skills to the Next Level

We will build on your existing knowledge to help you gain the specific skills necessary for Full Stack Java Developer roles in-demand locally.


Real World Experience

Learn advanced coding skills relevant in today’s job market


Hands-On Understanding of Web Application Architecture

Apply topics throughout the course to your final project: an individualized full stack web application


Hands-On Professional Development from a Tech Industry Leader

The curriculum and career development for this course was developed collaboratively with TEKsystems, one the world's largest IT talent services provider in the US.

Designed to Meet Specific Job Demand Locally

As a Java Developer graduate, you will enhance your fundamentals in application development, equipped with the knowledge to fulfill a wide range of entry and mid-level jobs such as:

  • Full Stack Developer
  • Software Engineer
  • Java Developer

This program in partnership with TEKsystems is designed to meet specific local job demand at the end of the program. TEKsystems is committed to interviewing all graduates upon completion of the final case study, web application. To support this, TEKsystems recruiters will play an active role in your career development throughout the class, including mock interviews and resume reviews. Per Scholas does not require candidates sign a contract with any employer partner. Learners are always free to their own future.

$60K Average salary Per Scholas Java Developer graduates make at their first job

Expand your Tech Portfolio and Network


Remain Competitive as the Industry Grows

Whether you are fresh out of college, self-taught or seasoned veteran, per scholas’ evolving curriculum will help you get the skills necessary to take the next step in your career.

Per Scholas Graduate, Andre Yates, who is now a software developer
As I was applying and going through interviews, there was a gap between where my college education brought me and where companies expected me to know things about the technology industry. Per Scholas taught me so much that I wasn’t able to learn in school.

Meet Andre Yates


JOB ATTAINMENT PREP

Construct a tech professional resume and practice your interviewing skills during mandatory weekly Professional Development sessions.

Learn more about our partnership with:


JOB ATTAINMENT ASSISTANCE

Graduates will receive job attainment assistance to identify career opportunities leveraging their new and existing skills. If our primary corporate partner for this course doesn't work out, Per Scholas staff will continue to provide direct job connections with other employer partners.

Per Scholas Java Developer Graduate Mira Winkel
It's huge knowing that I don't just have a beginner skill set. I have a very focused skill set that is highly in demand. Per Scholas gave me the base of my knowledge to go out and be successful.

Meet Mira Winkel

What You'll Learn


Become Proficient in Agile-Scrum Project Methodologies

Explore how to be efficient in Agile-Scrum project management methodologies using Jira, one of the most influential software tools in the market.


Excel at Programming and Understanding Program Flow

Learn flow-based programming topics such as multithreading, collections, basic I/O, Concurrency, JDBC, Java networking and Java 8.


Deliver High Quality Web Applications

Know how to wire, create, manage, test and inspect Java programs and projects to deliver quality web-based applications.

Curriculum

The technical training and career development skills you need

Week 1

Project Management Methodologies

  • Overview of SDLC/STLC

Product Management Methodologies

  • Agile (Scrum & Kanban)

Project Management Tools

  • JIRA
Weeks 2 & 3
  • Version Control System (Github)
  • Hypertext Markup Languages (HTML)
  • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • Responsive Design/Framework (Bootstrap)
  • Javascript
  • Document Object Model (DOM)
  • Behavior Object Model (BOM)
  • AJAX & JSON
Week 4
  • Introduction to Structured Query Language (SQL)
  • SQL – DDL, DQL, DML commands
  • SQL Joins, Aggregate functions, Subqueries
  • MariaDB (Subprograms, Flow-control statements, Cursors, Exceptions)
Weeks 5 & 6
  • Java SDK (JDK, JRE)
  • Integrated Development Environment (Eclipse)
  • Integrated Data Types, Variables, Operators, Control Statements
  • Arrays and String
  • Object-oriented Programming (OOP)
  • Java files and storage, Exception handling, Debugging
  • Java Collection Framework
  • Java 8 new features
  • Java Concurrency and Multithreading
Weeks 7 & 8
  • Java IO and NIO
  • Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
  • Java Persistence API (JPA)
  • Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Java Unit Testing (JUnit)
  • Apache Tomcat
  • Java EE (Servlets, JavaServer Pages)
Weeks 9 & 10
  • Build Management Tools (Maven)
  • Java Enterprise Frameworks
  • Spring MVC
  • Spring Data JPA
  • Spring Security
  • Apache File Upload
  • Java-based Logging Utility (log4j)
Weeks 11 & 12
  • Java WebServes
  • Microservices and Edge Services
  • Handling Hypermedia
  • Webservice Testing
  • Continuous Integration and Development (CI/CD using Jenkins)
  • Code Quality (SonarQube)
Weeks 13 & 14
  • Case Study –  Full-stack Web Application
  • Software Development Best Practices
  • Essential Business Skills and Career Readiness

Curriculum

The technical training and career development skills you need

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More Than a Technical Training


Learn How to Think Like A Developer

Prepare to handle real workplace demands by challenging your understanding of course material and scenario problem solving.


A Community of Support

Learners and Alums have access to a Learner Support Team with Financial Coaches and Support Managers working with them to gain financial control, achieve financial goals, and design success plans.


Career Advancement for Alumni

Complimentary upskilling opportunities extended to alumni up to two years post graduation to help them match in demand employer hiring profiles and continue their career growth.

Meet Our Graduates

I peaked in my previous career and was ready for a change. I have always loved computer science but thought it was just for college kids out in California. But if you study hard, you can make it!

Meet Joovay Arias

How to Be Considered

Meet the Learner Profile Requirements

You may qualify to become a Per Scholas Java Developer Learner if you:

  • Have existing Core Java knowledge
  • Are aged 18 or older
  • Have a High School diploma, equivalent, or higher
  • Are authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Live within commutable distance of the advertised Per Scholas Site
  • Can read, write and speak in English
  • Can attend classes full-time for the entire duration of the course
  • Are able to start a full-time job after course completion
  • Are ready to make an important commitment to building your future
  • Meet the pre-training income policy guidelines

*Women, youth, unemployed, underemployed and U.S. Veterans strongly encouraged to apply

Assessment Resources
Complete the Multi-Step Admissions Process

1. Submit an Eligibility Form

2. Admissions Overview: Once you submit an Eligibility Form, you’ll be directed to our Admissions Overview registration page. During this virtual webinar, you’ll learn more about our admissions process and next steps.

3. Assessments: This training requires applicants to successfully pass a technical assessment on HackerRank demonstrating your Core Java knowledge (study resources can be found under the “Assessment Resources” section).

4. Interview: Individuals who meet the assessment score requirements will be invited to attend a behavioral interview.

5. Background Check: Per Scholas believes technology can create opportunities and is committed to ensuring applicants are set up to succeed beyond the training program. Using a fair and efficient platform through Checkr, applicants will receive a secure link, provide the necessary virtual consents and complete the required screening information. Background check results will be provided to both the applicant and Per Scholas.

6. Offer Letter and Onboarding: The Admissions team will review assessment scores and interview results and offer seats to eligible candidates. The learner onboarding process mirrors Employment Onboarding.

 

Please note, this application process is very competitive and not all applicants will be accepted for our limited slots.

Frequently Asked Questions

What kinds of jobs can I get after completing this training?

Graduates of this course are prepared for careers as Full Stack Developers, Software Engineers, Java Developers, and more. These positions are both in-person or remote.

How can the course be free? Are there hidden fees?

Most people who learn about us think: “Too good to be true.” We know it seems that way, but it’s true. Our services are provided at no cost to you, using funds we raise from foundations, corporations, government and generous individuals.

The costs you can prepare for include transportation or childcare—expenses that take care of you so you can focus on your studies.

What if I don’t have a Laptop? What are the computer requirements?

Computer requirements are determined by each specific curriculum track. During the onboarding process, we will review each learner’s needs on a case-by-case basis. If you have any concerns about your situation, please elevate to the admissions team during the admissions process.

I receive unemployment insurance benefits or other benefits that require me to spend time working or looking for work. Can I still enroll?

Depending on the campus and course, Per Scholas training is approved for people receiving unemployment, as well as other benefits that would ordinarily require them to spend time working or looking for work. If you have questions or concerns about your situation, please contact admissions.

I meet other requirements, but I am not a U.S. citizen and haven’t received my work authorization yet. Can I still apply?

Unfortunately, we cannot process your application until you have received clearance to work in the U.S. However, if you are experiencing problems, we may be able to refer you to other organizations that may be able to help.

Is there a learner pre-training income policy?

Yes, Per Scholas learners must meet the pre-training income policy requirements. View our Learner Pre-Training Income Policy here.

I have a disability. Can you accommodate me?

We comply fully with the Americans with Disabilities Act and other relevant laws and regulations. Please contact [email protected] to discuss your specific situation and needs.

Does Per Scholas have a Non-Discrimination policy?

We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. See our full EEO statement here.

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