Course Details

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Program Type
On-Ground & Online
Next Start
February 5, 2018


Our 12-week .NET/C# coding bootcamp teaches you everything you need to know to enter junior developer roles in the workforce. We provide career preparation, portfolio development and help with your resume and the interview process. You can also learn .NET/C# in a part-time online course that contains all the same content, with the same level of rigor and attention to learning science.

Course Details

The Aptitude Test

Each Software Guild candidate must take an aptitude test. During this assessment, you’ll demonstrate your attention to detail and ability to think like a programmer. Based on your scores and your completion of the Introduction to Web Development course, you may also need to complete our audition before admittance.

Introduction to Web Development

Our free online Introduction to Web Development course not only gives you an idea of what learning at The Software Guild is like, but also prepares you for the program to come.

Basics of Object Oriented Programming

Learn the basics of object oriented programming, including basic .NET/C# syntax, how to use Visual Studio IDE, expressions and operators, methods and arrays.

Classes & Objects

Understand the fundamentals of object oriented programming, learn to create .NET/C# classes and learn about inheritance and unit testing.

Intermediate .NET/C# Programming

This unit teaches you more intricate concepts, including enums, collections and DateTime. Learn to use LINQ and the System.IO namespace.

Advanced .NET/C# Programming

After this unit, your applications should have proper error handling, preventing them from failing when something goes wrong. You’ll also learn dependency injection, as well as using mocking during unit testing.

.NET/C# Mastery Project

This project demonstrates your ability to create a fully functioning .NET/C# application from scratch, given some standard business requirements.

Server Side Programming

Understand the basics of the ASP.NET MVC and HTML helpers and how to use them to create functional websites with forms. Learn about routing, model binding and server side validation.

Consuming and Creating REST Web Services

By studying JSON, AJAX, jQuery and more, learn to host a RESTful web service using Spring MVC’s Web Frameworks and how to consume the service from the browser using the AJAX functionality in the jQuery library.

Database Design & Best Practices

Learn to create new databases in MySQL, as well as to query the database using the SQL language. Study basic queries, the data manipulation language, aggregate queries and more.

Database Interaction

Using knowledge of ADO .NET, Entity Framework and Dapper, learn to utilize the databases you’ve created to pull information into your .NET/C# applications.

Capstone & Career Support

Demonstrate a fundamental understanding of full-stack development and your ability to create a realistic application from scratch using the skills you’ve learned. In addition, mock interviews and resume and career counseling ensure you’re prepared to succeed during your job search.

Learning Science

Daily Routine



Why The Software Guild?

Rigorous Standards

Our aptitude test ensures that, if you become an apprentice, you have the tools you need to succeed. In addition, all prospective apprentices are required to complete our free Introduction to Web Development course so everyone starts the program with the same level of knowledge.

Soft Skills Training

Knowing how to code isn’t enough in the modern workforce. At The Software Guild, you’ll learn how to communicate, think critically and work as part of a team.

Access to Employers

Our network of more than 450 employers is growing every day and gives Guildies an advantage in the job market.

Independently Verified

You don’t have to take our word for it. The Software Guild’s metrics and statistics are independently verified by the Council on Integrity in Results Reporting.

Guild for Life

You’ll learn practical, relevant skills that apply outside the classroom, from experienced master instructors in a hands-on setting. No matter where you are in your programming career, The Software Guild has courses to help you develop yourself further.

Our Outcomes

The Software Guild's Outcomes CIRR Report

Verified Data. Verified Results.

The Council on Integrity in Results Reporting (CIRR) is a collective of programming bootcamps cooperating to provide independent verification of results for metrics like graduation rate, job placement and salary information for graduates. The Software Guild is proud to be part of CIRR and provide independent verification of our own metrics.

As a student, you want to know that what we say about our graduation rates, job placement and so forth are true, accurate and up-to-date. CIRR provides certainty that we are delivering what we say we are.

Success Stories

Career Prep

Having the skills is important, but knowing how to get the job done also matters. At The Software Guild, we offer comprehensive skills training, from the coding language you need to the soft skills that are so important in today’s workplace. Our employer network helps you find the right job, and our career coaches help you get the offer.

Tuition & Start Dates

App Deadline Start Date Location Price
January 19, 2017 February 5, 2018 Online $10,000
February 23, 2018 March 5, 2018 Metro Atlanta, GA $10,000
February 16, 2018 March 5, 2018 Online $10,000
March 16, 2018 April 2, 2018 Online $10,000
April 13, 2018 April 30, 2018 Louisville, KY $13,750
April 13, 2018 April 30, 2018 Minneapolis, MN $13,750
April 20, 2018 May 7, 2018 Online $10,000
May 18, 2018 June 4, 2018 Online $10,000
June 15, 2018 July 2, 2018 Online $10,000
July 20, 2018 August 6, 2018 Online $10,000
July 27, 2018 August 13, 2018 Minneapolis, MN $13,750
July 27, 2018 August 13, 2018 Louisville, KY $13,750
August 17, 2018 September 3, 2018 Online $10,000
September 14, 2018 October 1, 2018 Online $10,000
October 19, 2018 November 5, 2018 Online $10,000
November 16, 2018 December 3, 2018 Online $10,000


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Test Yourself

Not sure if software development is for you? Try our free online Introduction to Web Development course. Apprentices for beginner-level bootcamps .NET/C# and Java are required to take this course, because it helps prepare you for your time as an apprentice by teaching you the basics of Git, HTML, CSS and JavaScript. Projects you complete in this course will be discussed during the first weeks of the Java and .NET/C# cohorts.

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How to Apply

Filling out our application form is the first step on your road to becoming a junior developer or advancing to a master-level skill set. A member of our enrollment team will reach out to ask you additional questions and answer any questions you may have.

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