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JavaScript Developer


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Program Description


This course series teaches students the basic constructs of JavaScript, how to use JavaScript to access and change page elements and their properties, and how to test and debug JavaScript.  Students are introduced to React and learn the latest React techniques to build an application.  Students also learn Vue.js to create a small, but featureful math app and jQuery to maintain and modernize existing websites that use jQuery.

Program Outcomes


Upon successful completion of this Continuing Education Workforce Certificate, students will be able to:

  1. further ​your career in web development.​​​,
  2. build a dynamic web application,
  3. use jQuery to maintain and modernize existing websites, and
  4. enter the job market as an entry-level JavaScript Developer​.

CCBC Pathway


Technology and Engineering Pathway - Pathways are designed to help you meet your academic and career goals by aligning related courses and programs.  Pathway students participate in a variety of activities that help explore career opportunities in their field of study.  You can meet with a CCBC advisor who help align — or realign — your educational plan with the Pathway that best supports you and your goals.

Program Credentials


Students will receive a Continuing Education Workforce Certificate, and have access to a Continuing Education academic record (transcript).

Financial Aid and Payment Options


We offer financial aid by packaging public and private funding options to those who qualify, in select Continuing Education courses and programs. Additional opportunities for financial support include partial payment options through Nelnet Business Solutions and tuition waivers for those who qualify. Resources outside of CCBC may also be available through employer/sponsor paid tuition,  the Department of Rehabilitation Services (DORS), and your local office of workforce development.

Program Length


4 months

Program Requirements


Academic requirements:

Prior experience with HTML and at least a basic understanding of CSS.

Computer requirements:

  • PC: Windows 10 or later or Mac: macOS 11.0 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge is also compatible.
  • Java (download and installation instructions are provided in course).
  • Visual Studio Code (download and installation instructions are provided in course).
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.​
  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

Application Process


To apply, go to www.ccbcmd.edu/apply and complete the CCBC Continuing Education Workforce Certificate program application.  An email will then be sent with program information and any additional requirements necessary to apply for the program.

Open Entry – No screening or documentation required.

Prior Learning Assessment


This program has no options for obtaining course waiver(s) for prior learning.

Program Course Sequence


Course Number 

Course Title

Course Hours

Textbook Information

(approximate cost; subject to change)

 

Costs

T=Tuition/F=Fees

PCA884

JavaScript Developer Module One

90

Included in class fees

$1,000

T-$20/F-$980

PCA885

JavaScript Developer Module Two

90

Included in class fees

$995

T-$20/F-$975

Course Series Totals:

 

180

 

$1,995

T-$40/F-$1,955

Additional Information


Skills for Success:
Since this course is delivered completely online, students will need to have the self-discipline to complete all required material on their own.  A course instructor will be available to assist students with questions and to lead online activities during the course of the class.

Career Opportunities:
Entry-level JavaScript Developer

Career Coach


Research your career interests, explore live job postings, take a career assessment, discover which companies in the Baltimore region are hiring, and more.  View a brief tutorial video on how to use Career Coach at https://youtu.be/C7KpznbPYfA.  Explore career and training opportunities at https://ccbcmd.emsicc.com/.

Program Contact Information


Program Coordinator: Steve Ricketts | sricketts@ccbcmd.edu  | 443-840-4442| Catonsville | BESS | 100 L

Administrative Assistant:  Danielle Bennett |  dbennett@ccbcmd.edu  | 443-840-4925 | Catonsville| BESS |100

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