Certificate in Ruby Programming

Certificates » Ruby Programming
Program Features
  • Classroom or online format
  • Creation of a GitHub social network profile with code samples
  • In-class guided exercises in Ruby on Rails Web applications
  • Teamwork on test- and behavior-driven applications
  • Guest speakers discussing Ruby applications in the workplace
  • Introduction to the Ruby open source community
Who Should Apply
  • Novice Ruby programmers who want to improve their skill set
  • Programmers of other languages who are seeking an alternative
  • Web developers and designers seeking to expand their skill set
  • Students who have completed Introduction to Programming & Application Development 
  • IT professionals in small startups
  • Computer professionals interested in distributed computing and DSL host languages
Build Web-based and database-driven applications on the Ruby on Rails framework using Ruby programming fundamentals. Gain core Ruby programming competencies and leverage libraries (RubyGems) to create a wide spectrum of powerful applications. Connect and contribute to the Ruby on Rails community.
Key Outcome
You will learn the Ruby programming language as you study how to design, develop and deploy applications on the Rails platform.
Start Location Program ID Status
Autumn 2015  Details Details Downtown Seattle 5046 In Development
Winter 2016  Details Details Online 5047 In Development
Autumn 2014  Details Details Downtown Seattle 4849 Closed
Winter 2015  Details Details Online 4850 Closed
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Program Highlights
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Alumni from three UW certificate programs – in Java, Python and Ruby programming – discuss the importance of developing coding skills, what they learned in the programs and how the experience benefited their careers.

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