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FREE Code Chica Certification Programs

Code Chica

FREE 8-week session for 8th – 12th-grade girls to gain knowledge about HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to create their own website.

Fall 2022 – Sessions meet ONLINE on Saturdays starting Saturday, September 24 through Saturday, November 12 from 11am – 2pm for eight weeks.

While enrolled in the Code Chica Certification Program, students will:

– Be placed in a vibrant cohort of students that are eager to learn the essentials of HTML, CSS and Javascript to create their own portfolio-ready website

– Come eager to learn from industry professionals, and gain valuable networking experience to assist them in the college application process

Information about the class:

Cohort 18 and Cohort 19 | Fall 2022

– Dates: September 24th – November 12th (Saturdays)

– Class from: 11AM – 2PM CST online

– This program is available to high school girl-identifying and trans/nonbinary students between 8th and 12th grade.

Students may not miss more than one class for the duration of the program. Students must be present for all class days (with the exception of one excused absence) to receive the stipend.

Students will work together with instructors and guest speakers that currently work in computer science, engineering, technology development, and more, and will learn fundamentals of Javascript and website building, along with higher order functions and more, to create their own website!

This program is FREE, and upon completion of the program, students will receive a $80 stipend and a certificate outlining their accomplishments.

Register for Code Chica HERE!

For more information, please email Program Coordinator Ariane Stier (ariane@latinitasmagazine.org)

Code Chica++ Advance Certification Program 

Launched in Fall 2021, CodeChica++ is Latinitas’ Advanced Coding Certification Program. While enrolled in Code Chica++, students will be placed in a class with other alumni to learn about source control, writing tests, fixing bugs, and other web development fundamentals. Throughout the cohort, they work in teams to build new features on an existing application, explore tech careers in Product Management, Design, and Engineering, and meet awesome guest speakers!

Registration details coming soon!

Code Chiquitas

Coming in 2023. Stay Tuned!