Change your world through code.
Change your world through code.

Deep Dive Coding Bootcamp

Deep Dive Coding Bootcamp

Change your world through code.

The Deep Dive Coding Bootcamp is a 10-week (40+ hours per week) web development bootcamp taught at the CNM STEMulus Center in downtown Albuquerque. You'll learn the fundamentals of modern web development and coding to build great websites, software, and apps.

Learn the Code

We’ll teach you the languages, tools and techniques used to build today’s best websites, software and apps, including:

  • HTML5
  • JavaScript
  • jQuery
  • MySQL
  • CSS3 (browser-side)
  • Object-oriented programming (OOP)
  • PHP (server-side)

You’ll become proficient with test environments, GitHub collaboration and version control tools, Agile Development Methodology, and other development tools used by today’s best software shops.


Introduction and Discovery (Weeks 1-2)

  • Discover the components of coding and how the various parts work together to make software and websites run.
  • Become familiar with the xAMP stack.
  • Learn to use a variety of development tools.
  • Begin building your own stuff.

Preparation and Development (Weeks 3-5)

  • Reinforce your knowledge base through team and individual projects.
  • Build code through pair programming.
  • Start building projects for your portfolio.

Execution and Deployment (Weeks 6-10)

  • Dive into PHP and MySQL.
  • Create clean, functional, and documented code (exactly what employers are looking for!).
  • Build out your personal and digital brands.
  • Participate in a meet & greet with employers, recruiters and others in the tech community.
  • Complete your team projects.

Join a Booming Industry as a Web Developer and Programmer!

According to the U.S. News & World Report, software development is the best job of 2014 and employers are struggling to find experienced developers to build their projects. At the Deep Dive Coding Bootcamp, you will:

  • Become fluent in full-stack web development.
  • Create a project portfolio to present to employers.
  • Prepare for your next career.

We’ll prepare you for a job as a developer and work with our extensive network to help launch you into a challenging, lucrative, and successful coding career.


October 2015 Bootcamp

  • Dates: October 12 – December 18
  • Application Deadline: September 18
  • Class Schedule: Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

January 2016 Bootcamp

  • Dates: January 11 – March 18
  • Application Deadline: December 11

April 2016 Bootcamp

  • Dates: April 11 – June 17
  • Application Deadline: March 11

July 2016 Bootcamp

  • Dates: July 11 – September 16
  • Application Deadline: June 10

October 2016 Bootcamp

  • Dates: October 10 - December 16
  • Application Deadline: September 9


January 2016 Bootcamp

  • $5,495 for New Mexico residents
  • $6,495 for out-of-state applicants

Cost as of April 2016

  • $5,995 for New Mexico residents
  • $6,995 for out-of-state applicants

A non-refundable deposit is required prior to the application deadline in order to reserve your seat. A $1,000 nonrefundable deposit is required for January 2016 bootcamp and deposits paid by December 18 for the April 2016 bootcamp only. Beginning December 19, the required deposit is $2,000 for April 2016 and future bootcamps. The Deep Dive Coding Bootcamp is a non-credit program that is not eligible for Financial Aid.

The University Village Hotel has special prices on lodging for Deep Dive Coding students who are coming from out-of-state.

Access Funds Available to Eligible Participants

The W.K. Kellogg Foundation has awarded the CNM STEMulus Center funds to improve the economic security of eligible individuals in Bernalillo County by providing training and support in obtaining high quality STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) related jobs. Please note, these funds may be taxable.

Funds are available now to attend Deep Dive Coding Bootcamp for all bootcamps beginning before October 2017.

  • Eligible individuals may receive up to the entire course fee amount (currently $5,495) to attend the Deep Dive Coding Bootcamp.
  • Eligible individuals may receive childcare reimbursement funds up to $1,000 per month, per child, during the training program (must be through a licensed daycare provider) to attend Deep Dive Coding Bootcamp courses.

Eligibility Requirements:

You must be a Bernalillo County resident, and your total household income must be 200% of poverty or less (see table below).

At least one of the following requirements must also be met:

  • Be a parent of a child age 8 or under.
  • Be a person of color.

Special consideration may also be given if you:

  • Live in the South Valley.
  • Live in the International District.
  • Are a single mother of children under 18.

There is no guarantee that you will be approved to receive Access Funds.


People in Family/ Household 200% of Poverty Level
1 $23,540
2 $31,860
3 $40,180
4 $48,500
5 $56,820
6 $65,140
7 $73,460
8 $81,780

For families/households with more than 8 persons, add $8,320 for each additional person.

For more information call (505) 224-4000 ext. 51677 or email


20 First Plaza Center NW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

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