Kick Start Your Career Today - Online Program

Join our free, fully online 15-week program to jump-start your career as a Jr. Full Stack Java Developer.

In this program, you’ll learn the technical skills necessary to be successful on the job and the soft skills that will help you achieve your potential. During the program, you will have the opportunity to apply for a 12-month paid apprenticeship with Verizon’s software development team. Throughout the apprenticeship, advanced technical skill building will also be available through WhiteHat Security.

This program is part of our Training Accelerator program. Learn more about the admissions process and support benefits here.

Program Length

15 Weeks

Monday-Friday, 9AM-5PM

Fully Online

Start Date

February 2021
Presented in partnership with WhiteHat Logo Verizon Logo

Admissions Process

  1. 1

    Eligibility Questionnaire

    Begin by completing a questionnaire that will determine if you are eligible.
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  2. 2

    Apply

    Apply for the program you are eligible for and complete all steps.

  3. 3

    Assessments

    Complete applicable assessments.

  4. 4

    Performance Task

    You’ll be assigned a short technical task.

  5. 5

    Interview

    You'll upload your video interview so that our staff get to know you and your goals.

  6. 6

    Admissions Review

    Your complete application, assessments, and interview will be reviewed by an admissions counselor who will determine your eligibility. Next, complete the support questionnaire. This helps us better understand specific needs.

  7. 7

    Admissions Decision

    You will be notified via email once a decision has been made regarding your admission and next steps.


Requirements

  • Have earned a high school diploma or GED
  • Be 18 years or older at the start of the program
  • Available M-F, 9AM-5PM local time for in-class hours
  • If planning to pursue employment then the applicant must be authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Live within 60 miles of Dallas, TX (proof of address required)
  • Minimum Hardware Requirements
    • 1.6 GHz or faster processor
    • 1 GB of RAM
    • Free Disk Space 1GB or more
  • Operating System Requirements
    • OS X Yosemite or Higher
    • Windows 7 (with .NET Framework 4.wr)
    • Linux (Debian): Ubuntu Desktop 14.04, Debian 7
    • Linux (Red Hat): Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7, CentOS 7, Fedora 23
  • Check your computer's specifications here

Location

Questions?

Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for answers to many commonly asked questions.

What does a Jr. Full Stack Java Developer Do?

The Junior Full Stack Java Developer curriculum prepares participants for the Junior Developer role, which often work within a team of developers to create new websites and applications. As an entry-level Junior Developer, you may work in tech-based startups, mid-large size software development companies, or consultancy firms, among others. This role generally performs the following tasks:

  • Develop solutions
  • Test & Finalize solutions
  • Fix errors
  • Coordinate / communicate with team and other stakeholders
  • Learning & Teaching new technologies and skills

Skills Earned

Technical Skills


We'll help you learn the technical skills with lots of hands-on, interactive sessions. By the end, you'll know:

  • Command line
  • Git
  • GitHub
  • SCRUM
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • Javascript
  • React
  • SQL
  • Java

Behavior & Mindsets


In every job, there are key skills that will help you be successful. We'll help you learn how to:

  • Growth Mindset
  • Persistence
  • Personal Responsibility
  • Future Orientation
  • Communication
  • Detail Orientation
  • Proactiveness
  • Teamwork