Program previously known as Web Development with Ajax Technologies ProgramOverview
To download a printable (PDF) program brochure, click here.
Applicants must have a solid programming background (at least two years of professional software development experience is preferred), including experience with Web development and HTML.
Dates & Location: Autumn Quarter 2014
Application deadline: Aug. 29, 2014 Still taking applications
Tuition deadline: Sept. 4, 2014
Classes begin: Sept. 23, 2014
Classes end: Nov. 15, 2014
Classes meet at DePaul's Loop Campus at 243 S. Wabash Ave., Chicago, IL on Tuesday evenings (5:45pm-9pm) and Saturday mornings (9am-12:15pm).
Online Section: Students may elect to register in an online section of the course. Learn more about online learning options.
DePaul University reserves the right to cancel any program prior to that program's first class meeting.
Course #: IPD 356
Credit hours: 4 undergraduate
The credit hours are awarded to those who successfully complete the program's academic requirements, which include individual programming assignments. No midterm or final exams are conducted.
The ability to apply these credit hours to a degree program is always determined by the college granting the degree. Learn more about transfer credit for DePaul's College of Computing and Digital Media (CDM) at the course transfer guideline page.
Reading materials for certificate programs consist of textbooks and supplementary handouts. Textbook readings are considered preparatory in nature and are typically assigned prior to lectures; supplementary handouts are frequently distributed in class to provide additional information.
Textbooks for Autumn Quarter 2014:
Author: Shelley Powers
Author: Shelley Powers
Title: JQuery in Action
Author: Bear Bibeault and Yehuda Katz
Fees: Autumn Quarter 2014
Tuition fee: $1,850.00
Application fee: $40.00 (non-refundable)
Textbooks are a separate purchase to be made by students.
Fees are payable by check made out to DePaul University, or by credit card. For credit card payment, print out and complete the Payment by Credit Card Form.
Applicants who are eligible for a tuition reimbursement program offered by their employer and are interested in deferring their tuition payment using the university's Employer Tuition Deferral Plan, formerly known as the DePEPER Plan, must return the Employer Tuition Deferral Plan application to the Institute for Professional Development Office. Submitting this application to any other DePaul office may delay the student's registration process. Information about this plan, along with an application form, is found here.
Applicants who wish to use the university's In-Term Payment Plan or a third-party billing arrangement should contact the Institute for Professional Development office at (312) 362-6282 for details.
Application & Registration Procedure
The first step is to apply for admission using the Institute for Professional Development's online application; or, to apply via fax, mail, or in person, print out and complete the Application Form. Upon admission, the Institute office will contact the prospective student with registration information and instructions.