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UofT SCS Coding Boot Camp

Become a
Web Developer
in 24 Weeks

To speak to an admissions officer now,
call (647) 370-3829
Learn in-demand skills through a market-driven curriculum: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Express.js, React.js, Node.js, progressive web apps, agile methodology, computer science, database theory, MongoDB, MySQL, Git, and more.*
Gain access to continuation courses that cover additional technologies, including Python, Java, C#, and Amazon Web Services.
Study through convenient, part-time classes while maintaining your work and life schedule.
Build a portfolio of web applications to showcase your knowledge and benefit from a wide range of career services to position you for success.
*The material covered in this program is subject to change due to market demand.
Web development is one of the fastest growing careers in today’s economy. UofT SCS Coding Boot Camp was designed to help learners develop the skills and professional network needed to capitalize on the demand for 182,000 ICT workers in Canada by 2019, with ICTC predicting that the most in-demand roles will include computer programmers, software engineers, database analysts and web developers.*
*ICTC Digital Talent – Road to 2020 and Beyond. A National Strategy to Develop Canada’s Talent in a Global Digital Economy
What You Will Learn

  • Learners will cover a full stack, gaining the skills for frontend and backend development.
  • Learners gain access to a tutor network, allowing them to get help both inside and outside the classroom.
  • Learners gain access to career-planning assistance, including:
    • Portfolio reviews, resume and social media profile support, career content and practice sessions, technical interview training, 1:1 career coaching, soft skills training, and more.
    • Access to a dedicated Profile Coach and Career Director that will work with you throughout the program and prepare you to stand out in the market.
    • All of the tools to become Employer Competitive and stand out in the market.
  • Learners will also gain industry insights through Tech Talks—quarterly online panels with local industry professionals.

What Successful Learners Receive

  • Access to a Project Demo Day—quarterly networking event with local professionals to showcase their final projects.
  • Continued one-on-one career coaching with your career director post-completion of the program.
  • You will receive an authentic documentation of completion from the University of Toronto, School of Continuing Studies, called a Certificate* of Completion, that you can use as a way to showcase your accomplishments to future employers.
  • A robust portfolio of projects to demonstrate your working knowledge of web development.

*Please note that the boot camp is not a University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies certificate program.

University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies

About the University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies

The University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies (U of T SCS) meets the needs of adult learners with expertly designed non-degree courses delivered, in class and online, by instructors who are recognized leaders in their fields. U of T SCS’s global reputation as an innovator in continuing education is grounded in our commitment to putting learners first in everything we do. By understanding our learners’ goals and aspirations, their personal challenges and their unique points of view, we create programs that are responsive to their needs and relevant to their goals.

As an integral part of the University of Toronto, SCS is energized by U of T’s intellectual vitality, inspired by its high standards for teaching and learning. For all those interested in continuous learning, we provide a unique academic community.

About the University of Toronto
Founded in 1827, the University of Toronto has evolved into Canada’s leading institution of learning, discovery and knowledge creation. We are proud to be one of the world’s top research-intensive universities, driven to invent and innovate. U of T students have the opportunity to learn from and work with preeminent thought leaders through our multidisciplinary network of teaching and research faculty, alumni and partners.
The ideas, innovations and actions of more than 500,000 graduates continue to have a positive impact on the world.

This program is offered through the University of Toronto School of Continuing Studies, in partnership with edX.

About edX
edX, part of 2U Inc., works with respected universities and organizations to deliver innovative, skills-based training to a community of over 45 million learners around the world to support them at every stage of their lives and careers. edX delivers boot camps through an immersive learning experience with expert services and valuable resources. As of 2021, graduates have been hired by 6,700+ companies, including more than 62% of the Fortune 100.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the program start?

  • Classes begin: December 11, 2023.

How long is the course?

  • Learners can complete the program in six months.

Can I keep working while studying at UofT SCS Coding Boot Camp?

  • Yes. The program was designed for working professionals who are seeking to advance their current careers or change career paths.

Do you provide career planning support?

  • Yes. We offer learners career support and coaching, including portfolio reviews, resume assistance, and technical interview training. In addition, we offer learners experiential learning opportunities to strengthen their portfolio.

Do I need to have previous experience in programming before enrolling?

  • No. While having some background can help, our pre-course tutorials will get you up to speed and ready to start learning on Day 1.

How many hours a week is the program?

  • You can expect to spend approximately 10-12 hours per week in class. To be successful, learners spend an average of an additional 20 hours or more per week in class preparation, homework and career services assignments.

What is the tuition fee?

  • The tuition fee is C$12,989.35 (inc. 13% HST)* Canadian dollars.
    *Plus 13% HST

What financial support is available?

  • Learners can arrange to make a payment plan. To find out more, please call 647-245-1020 to speak with an Admissions Officer.
  • Individuals who pay the tuition in full by the early registration deadline are eligible for a $1,000 discount.*
  • University of Toronto Alumni receive a benefit that can be used up to 24 months following convocation. For more information, please visit:*
  • UofT SCS Comparative Education Service (CES) clients are eligible for a $200 course discount.*
  • Please note that this program is not eligible for OSAP.
*Discounts cannot be combined and have no cash value.

What sets your boot camp apart from others I can join in Toronto or elsewhere?

  • We offer a full-time program that allows working professionals to learn web development at an accelerated pace.
  • Learners benefit from a robust set of professional development services to prepare them for success as they work to advance or change careers.
  • Our curriculum is built based on the most in-demand technologies specific to the Toronto market.

Will I be issued a Tuition and Enrolment Certificate (T2202A)?

  • As defined by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), the UofT SCS Coding Boot Camp is not a specified or qualifying educational program under the taxation guidelines, and therefore not eligible for the federal tuition tax credit or the Ontario education and tuition tax credits. For this reason, a Tuition and Enrolment Certificate (T2202A) will not be issued for this program.
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