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Software Developer Program

Launching August 2020!

Learn the foundational skills needed for high wage, entry-level employment in software development through CCRI’s Software Developer training.

This FREE, 36-week program includes 24-weeks of online training, and a 12-week paid internship as the final module.

Program Dates: August 2020 - June 2021

Successful graduates of the program will be prepared to obtain entry-level careers in software development and receive up to 21-credits from CCRI, with many courses approved for transfer to URI/RIC. Participants may be eligible for a Certificate in Software Development upon program completion.

While no prior experience is necessary, participants must pass a technical assessment prior to acceptance into the program.

For more information, please complete our Program Inquiry Form.


*All participants will need to have access to a computer, webcam, and internet – equipment will not be provided.

To get started, you will need:

  • College transcript or high school report card, whichever is most recent (an unofficial copy is sufficient for this stage in the application process).
  • Updated resume

To apply:

  • Submit required documents to Stacy Rouleau at [email protected] with the subject, “Applicant – Software Developer Training – Lastname, Firstname”
  • Transcript/Report Card - File to be named in the following format - Lastname.Firstname.Transcript.pdf
  • Updated resume - File to be named in the following format - Lastname.Firstname.Resume.pdf

Upon document submission, you will be contacted via email to schedule your virtual Accuplacer Exam. Note: Access to a computer, webcam, and internet will be needed to complete the Accuplacer.

Application deadline: Wednesday, July 22, 2020

CCRI will schedule virtual interviews with advancing participants.

Applicants will be notified of application status by 7/31/2020.


Program courses currently include:

COMI-1150 Programming Concepts
COMI-1510 Java Programming
COMI-2510 Advanced Java Programming
COMP-1200 Database Design & Management
MATH-1139 Math for Liberal Arts
COMI-xxxx Introduction to Agile Software Development
COMI-xxxx Software Testing, QA & Security




No charge! This program is free for all that qualify and are accepted.


Time Commitment


 36 weeks






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