CODING BOOTCAMP Programmers Are in High Demand


Job placement rate for coding bootcamp graduates.

Technology has transformed our lives and our work, and the labor market is struggling to keep up. Gain the skills you need for some of the most in-demand jobs in the region. Become proficient in either .NET/C# or Java, two of the languages most used by Fortune 500 companies. Learn from experienced instructors and gain the relevant, immediately useable skills needed to succeed in this industry.

Prepare Yourself to Fill a Need in the Tech Industry

Baker University and the Software Guild have partnered to offer students a unique 10-14 month online coding bootcamp. The partnership stemmed from Baker’s desire to offer more specialized programs to our students and the recognition of the Software Guild’s capability to provide a high-quality curriculum that prepares students for junior-level software development jobs.

Become a Skilled Programmer Online in 10 to 14 Months

App Deadline  Start Date 
March 16 April 2
April 20 May 7
May 18 June 4
June 15 July 2
July 20 Aug. 6

New Courses Start Monthly

Tuition: $10,000 (Scholarships are available.)

IT Career Pathways Webinar

The webinar presented a PowerPoint and discussion of career pathways for IT professionals in the modern workforce.

You May Be Eligible for a Scholarship

Baker University alumni enrolling in the program will receive a $500 scholarship to use toward tuition. And they may be eligible for an additional $2,000 scholarship from the Software Guild.

Women in Tech Award $2,000: Available to women admitted into the Software Guild’s fully online coding bootcamp program by Dec. 31, 2018.

Veterans Who Code Award $2,000: Available to military personnel who are admitted into the Software Guild’s fully online coding bootcamp program by Dec. 31, 2018.


Our master instructors average more than 10 years of industry experience.


More than 450 employers make up the coding bootcamp network. These employers know the quality of our graduates and are prepared to hire them.


Learning an entirely new set of skills online in 10 months won’t be easy, but it will be worth it.


With the option to choose Java or .NET/C#, students can pick from the programming languages employers use the most.

Graduate Spotlight | Hear More from Software Guild Graduates

After four years as a registered nurse, Rebecca Broekhuis knew it was time to make a change. The 26-year-old “wanted a new challenge” and thought a career in coding might provide just the change she was looking for. She enrolled in The Software Guild’s 12-week Java coding bootcamp at the Minneapolis campus. As a coding amateur, Rebecca said grasping all of the unfamiliar material was indeed a challenge, but “it was also really rewarding.” With the help of her Software Guild instructors, Rebecca endured, completing the Java bootcamp and landing a job as a software developer with Best Buy. Read More

What You Will Learn

All Students

Object-Oriented Programming

Debugging Techniques

Test-Driven Development

Common Architecture Patterns

Data / Class Modeling

HTML / CSS / Java script

Bootstrap Framework

Version Control (Git)

.NET Track


REST Using Web API

SQL Server 2014

ADO.Net / Entity Framework

Visual Studio 2015 \ NUnit


Java Track

Servlets / JSP

Spring MVC /  DI / AOP

Web Services


JPA / Hibernate

Net Beans / J Unit

Maven / Tomcat


Ashley Cadenhead
Enrollment Recruiter