YWeb Career Academy Application

YWeb Career Academy (YWeb) is an employment service program that trains women and people of color to become web developers/designers.

The goal of the YWeb Career Academy is to increase diversity in this area of employment. Upon completion of the course, students will have opportunities to pursue full-time permanent employment, a paid internship or a freelance career.

The three-month program covers technical skills such as design, HTML, CSS, and Javascript and employability skills such as project management, interview practice and resume writing. Traditionally, women and people of color are underrepresented in the technology field.

If you are interested in enrolling in the next cohort of the YWeb Career Academy please complete the online application below. 

YWeb Application

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  • I understand that this application is for admission only for the term indicated. I agree that I am bound by YWCA Madison's regulations concerning application deadlines and admission requirements. I agree to the release of any transcripts and test scores to this institution, including any SAT, Achievement Test, and ACT score reports. I certify that this information is complete and accurate. I understand that making false or fraudulent statements within this application or residency statement will result in disciplinary action, denial of admission and invalidation of credit or certificates earned. If admitted, I agree to abide by the policies of the YWeb and the rules and regulations of YWCA Madison. Should any information change prior to my entry into YWeb, I will notify YWCA Madison.
  • Events, activities, programs, and facilities of the YWeb Career Academy are available to all without regard to race, color, marital status, sex, religion, national origin, disability, age, Vietnam or disabled veteran status as provided by law and in accordance with YWCA Madison’s respect for personal dignity.
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