Frequently Asked Questions

Have a question about University of Utah Professional Education Coding, Cybersecurity, or UX/UI Boot Camps? We’re here to answer.


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  • Classes begin quarterly. Please visit our schedule page for details.
  • Yes. The program is designed for working professionals who are actively seeking career change.
  • Students can complete the program in six months.
  • Our part-time tuition is $11,495*. Students may explore private student loans or a payment plan option with their admissions adviser.
*Tuition is subject to change.
  • Yes. We offer all of our students career support and coaching, including portfolio reviews, resume assistance, and technical interview training. In addition, we offer students experiential learning opportunities to strengthen their portfolio. Learn more about our career services.
  • 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.
  • We believe the main criterion for success in our program is your passion and commitment to succeed. Learning web development is difficult and requires hours of hard work, and we look for applicants who are determined and willing to give the program their all in order to achieve life-changing results.
  • No, applicants do not need to be University of Utah students. This program is offered through the University of Utah Professional Education.
  • The University of Utah Professional Education Coding Boot Camp has an application process and is not open enrollment. An initial phone interview with an admissions adviser is the first step in the process for program admission. Applicants who are recommended to move forward will take a required critical thinking and problem-solving coding assessment. After both application review and passing the academic assessment, qualified candidates will proceed to a final interview.
  • No, the only requirements are that you be at least 18 years of age and have earned a high school diploma or GED.
  • We offer a part-time program that allows working professionals to study web development without leaving work.
  • Students 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 Salt Lake City market.
  • Our part-time program requires 10 hours of in-class time per week. In addition, you must be willing to dedicate a minimum of 20* hours to outside work per week (*depending on experience) in order to truly immerse yourself in the materials covered in class.
  • Yes, a reliable laptop is required for this course. Laptops can be Mac or PC, with a minimum 8GB of RAM and a dual core processor (64 bit).
  • If you’re unsure if your laptop meets the requirements,  please check with our admissions advisor first and they will make sure you’re good to go.
  • No, all that is needed for class is your laptop and the eagerness to learn.
  • Currently, University of Utah alumni are eligible for a $500 scholarship toward tuition. We also offer early registration pricing and payment plans.
  • We’re so glad you asked. If you’re interested in partnering with our boot camp or accessing our student portal, please fill out this form and a member of our career services team will get in touch with you.
  • Classes begin quarterly. Please visit our schedule page for details.
  • Live sessions are held Tuesday/Thursday from 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
  • Our program combines live, virtual classes with flexible text and video content to work through each week. You will benefit from collaboration with peers and extensive on-demand support to keep you moving forward.
  • Yes. Our online program was designed for working adults, students, and busy professionals. The program combines flexible online content with live virtual classes held on weekday evenings.
  • Our flexible, part-time program costs $11,495*. Scholarships and payment plans are available for those who qualify.
*Tuition is subject to change
  • You can miss up to four required classes and catch up on your own time. It is highly encouraged that you do not miss any classes during the first three weeks, as the content is foundational and required for success in the program.
  • You will complete the program in six months.
  • Yes. We offer you career support and coaching, including portfolio reviews, resume assistance, and technical interview training. In addition, we offer experiential learning opportunities to strengthen your portfolio. Learn more about our career planning support.
  • 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.
  • Yes. Students will build front-end websites, create full-stack single-page applications and more through real-world projects as they gain practical web development experience and build a professional portfolio.
  • Students may be concerned about being isolated and not having the right support network in place when learning online. As part of the online coding boot camp, we’ve created a strong sense of community where you can engage and work with your peers to help each other overcome problems, as it’s likely you’ll be working through the curriculum at roughly the same pace. You will be able to engage with other students through a dedicated Slack channel. In addition to other students, you will have a network of staff members to motivate and support you. These layers of support include Teaching Assistants, a Student Success Team and a Career Services Team.
  • Before and after class daily, we hold structured office hours. Students can join breakout groups that cover specific topics like This week’s homework or yesterday’s class, or can choose to work solo with 1:1 help from an instructional staff member.
  • A reliable computer is required for this course. Either Mac or PC, with a minimum 8GB of RAM and a dual-core processor. If you’re unsure if your device meets the requirements, please check with your admissions advisor first and they will make sure you’re good to go.
  • No, all that is needed for class is your laptop with the above-mentioned specifications.
  • Our program provides all the benefits of an in-person classroom environment through a unique online format, allowing you to study through engaging online material and live virtual classes from any location.
  • We offer a part-time class schedule that allows working professionals to study web development without leaving work.
  • You will benefit from a robust set of professional development services to prepare you for success as you work to advance or change careers.
  • Our curriculum is built based on the most in-demand technologies specific to the regional market.
  • Classes begin quarterly. Please visit our schedule page for details.
  • Classes are held Tuesday/Thursday 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Yes. The program was designed for working professionals who are seeking to advance their current careers or change paths.
  • The program is part-time. Students can complete it in six months (24 weeks).
  • Program tuition is $12,995*. Students may explore private student loans or a payment plan option with their admissions adviser.
*Tuition is subject to change.
  • Yes. We offer all of our students career support and coaching as well as resume support, interview preparation, and experiential learning opportunities. Learn more about our career services.
  • While some background knowledge is helpful, no experience is needed as long as you are dedicated and eager to learn. Our pre-course tutorials will help you prepare for our program.
  • We believe the main criterion for success in our program is your passion and commitment to succeed. Learning cybersecurity is difficult and requires hours of hard work, and we look for applicants who are determined and willing to give the program their all in order to achieve life-changing results.
  • No, applicants do not need to be University of Utah students. This program is offered through the University of Utah Professional Education.
  • The University of Utah Professional Education Cybersecurity Boot Camp has an application process and is not open enrollment. An initial phone interview with an admissions adviser is the first step in the process for program admission. Applicants who are recommended to move forward will take a required critical thinking and problem-solving assessment. After both application review and passing the academic assessment, qualified candidates will proceed to a final interview.
  • We offer a part-time program that allows working professionals and students to study cybersecurity without leaving their current job.
  • We put the student experience first, using robust analytics to track the academic journey and ensure that we provide top-quality learning.
  • Students benefit from a robust set of professional development services to prepare them for success as they work to advance or change careers.
  • We employ skilled instructors and provide a curriculum based on the most in-demand technologies specific to the market.
  • Our part-time program requires 10 hours of in-class time per week. In addition, you must be willing to dedicate a minimum of 20* hours to outside work per week (*depending on experience) in order to truly immerse yourself in the materials covered in class.
  • Yes, a reliable laptop is required for this course. Laptops can be Mac or PC, with a minimum 8GB of RAM and a dual core processor (64 bit). 
  • If you’re unsure if your laptop meets the requirements,  please check with our admissions advisor first and they will make sure you’re good to go.
  • No, all that is needed for class is your laptop and the eagerness to learn.
  • Currently, University of Utah alumni are eligible for a $500 scholarship toward tuition. We also offer early registration pricing and payment plans.
  • We’re so glad you asked. If you’re interested in partnering with our boot camp or accessing our student portal, please fill out this form and a member of our career services team will get in touch with you.
  • Classes begin quarterly. Please visit our schedule page for details.
  • Classes are held Tuesday/Thursday 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
  • Yes. The program was designed for working professionals who are seeking to advance their current careers or change paths.
  • The program is part-time. Students can complete it in under six months (24 weeks).
  • Program tuition is $12,495*. Students may explore private student loans or a payment plan option with their admissions adviser.
*Tuition is subject to change.
  • Yes. We offer all of our students career support and coaching as well as resume and portfolio support, interview preparation, and experiential learning opportunities.
  • We believe the main criterion for success in our program is your passion and commitment to succeed. Learning UX/UI is difficult and requires hours of hard work, and we look for applicants who are determined and willing to give the program their all in order to achieve life-changing results.
  • No, applicants do not need to be University of Utah students. This program is offered through the University of Utah Professional Education.
  • The University of Utah Professional Education UX/UI Boot Camp has an application process and is not open enrollment. An initial phone interview with an admissions adviser is the first step in the process for program admission. Applicants who are recommended to move forward will take a required critical thinking and problem-solving assessment. After both application review and passing the academic assessment, qualified candidates will proceed to a final interview.
  • We offer a part-time program that allows working professionals and students to study UX/UI without leaving their current job.
  • We put the student experience first, using robust analytics to track the academic journey and ensure that we provide top-quality learning.
  • You will benefit from a robust set of professional development services to prepare you for success as you work to advance or change careers.
  • Our part-time program requires 10 hours of in-class time per week. In addition, you must be willing to dedicate a minimum of 20* hours to outside work per week (*depending on experience) in order to truly immerse yourself in the materials covered in class.
  • Yes, a reliable laptop is required for this course. Laptops can be Mac or PC, with a minimum 8GB of RAM and a dual core processor (64 bit). 
  • If you’re unsure if your laptop meets the requirements,  please check with our admissions advisor first and they will make sure you’re good to go.
  • No, all that is needed for class is your laptop and the eagerness to learn.
  • Currently, University of Utah alumni are eligible for a $500 scholarship toward tuition. We also offer early registration pricing and payment plans.
  • We’re so glad you asked. If you’re interested in partnering with our boot camp or accessing our student portal, please fill out this form and a member of our career services team will get in touch with you.

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