Advanced Java Bootcamp

In partnership with top HBCUs and HSIs, powered by 2U, Inc.

Advance Your Programming Skills with Seasoned Netflix Mentors

Applications open in Spring 2022

 

Netflix — the world’s leading streaming entertainment service — has partnered with 2U, Inc., and a specially selected group of Historically Black College and Universities (HBCUs) and Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs) to offer a cutting-edge course that teaches advanced Java skills to help eligible participants stand out in today’s market. Netflix sponsorship allows accepted students to participate at no cost.

Take advantage of this unique opportunity. You must meet specific eligibility requirements to apply. Please review the eligibility requirements in detail for the university of which you are a current student or alumnus.

Enhance Your Skills, Build Your Future

Deepen your Java expertise. This exclusive Netflix-backed, enterprise-grade curriculum covers object-oriented programming (OOP) principles, professional development concepts including Spring, relational and non-relational databases, dependency injection, unit testing, and more.*
Build your professional portfolio. Gain experience building and deploying real-world applications using Java, No SQL, and AWS.
Set yourself up for future success. Take your personal and professional development to the next level with 1:1 mentorship with seasoned Netflix professionals and a wide range of career services, such as technical interview training, resume reviews, and coaching.
Amplify your network. Prepare for your next steps with invaluable networking opportunities and industry insights through Netflix-sponsored lectures, online career events, and panel discussions focused on industry-relevant topics.
*The material covered in this course is subject to change due to market demand.
Software development is one of the fastest-growing careers in today’s economy. Jobs are projected to increase at a 22% annual pace by 2029 according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.¹

The Advanced Java Bootcamp — the first of its kind — is an exclusive program designed by industry experts and 2U, Inc. leaders in partnership with Netflix subject matter experts to help you develop the skills and network you need to capitalize on this high demand through a market-driven learning experience.

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A Unique, Stunning Learning Experience
Course Overview

  • This part-time, 17-week curriculum developed in partnership with Netflix will prepare you with the back end development skills to create fast and efficient full stack applications that simulate typical projects you’ll find early in your professional career.
  • Classes are delivered exclusively online through our sophisticated learning platform, with live sessions conveniently held twice a week in the evenings.
  • You will receive extensive support, with access to tutors who are available for additional help outside of class.
  • The program provides a unique mentorship opportunity, allowing you to work 1:1 with seasoned employees on Netflix’s engineering, data, and UX/UI teams, gaining industry insights and key learnings about the field.
  • Netflix sponsorship allows accepted students to participate at no cost. Applicants must be either a currently enrolled student or alumnus, meet the eligibility requirements, and complete a multi-step application process for consideration. Please review the eligibility requirements here.

The Advanced Java Bootcamp is offered through Netflix, powered by 2U, Inc., in partnership with the following universities: Talladega College, St. Edward’s University, Norfolk State University, and Marymount University.

 

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Applications open in Spring 2022. Class dates are subject to change.
  • Online classes are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. ET.
  • You will attend live online classes in real-time, allowing you to tap into an immersive classroom environment from any location, benefit from collaboration with peers, and receive extensive on-demand support.
  • One semester (16 weeks).
  • You will benefit from 1:1 mentorship with a seasoned Netflix professional and networking opportunities throughout the program to grow your professional network. You will also receive extensive career support and coaching, including portfolio reviews, resume assistance, and technical interview training.
  • For additional details on the application process and eligibility requirements, please fill out the program interest form to receive next steps.
  • Applications open in Spring 2022, but we encourage you to apply early as seats are limited.

Eligibility Requirements

Undergraduates

  • Juniors and Seniors with the following focus:
    • Information Technology
    • Computer Science
    • Data Science
    • Applied Statistics
    • Cloud Computing
  • Required Prerequisite Coursework:
    • IT 130 Java Programming

Undergraduates

  • Juniors and Seniors with the following focus:
    • Computer Science
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Cybersecurity
  • Required Prerequisite Coursework:
    • CSC260

Recent Alumni – Class of 2020 & 2021

  • Majors:
    • Computer Science
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Cybersecurity
  • Required Prerequisite Coursework:
    • CSC260

Master’s Degree Candidates

  • Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Cybersecurity

Undergraduates

  • Juniors and Seniors with the following focus:
    • Computer Science
    • Computer Information Science
  • Required Prerequisite Coursework:
    • COSC 2425 Computing Sciences Concepts II
    • COSC 2329 Component-Based Programming

Undergraduates

  • Juniors and Seniors with the following focus:
    • Computer Science
    • Computer Information Science
    • Cybersecurity
  • Required Prerequisite Coursework:
    • CS 358 Fundamentals of Java Language
  • Edward Waters University students will be eligible to participate in the UX/UI Boot Camp starting in Spring 2022.