Making a career in tech accessible

Tuition Assistance through WIOA

Get up to 100% of your tuition covered through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Tuition Assistance Program!

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What is WIOA?

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) is a federally funded program designed to improve the nation’s workforce system by helping individuals with barriers access education, training, and employment opportunities in high-demand careers.

Coding Temple, a WIOA-approved training provider, aims to equip students with the skills needed for in-demand tech careers. Applicants approved under the WIOA program are entitled to a reduced base program cost and up to a $13,295 grant (full tuition) through the WIOA funding.

How do I qualify?

Minimum requirements to qualify for Coding Temple WIOA:

  • Current resident of Illinois
  • Currently unemployed
  • Proficient in English
  • Must be 18 years or older

Individuals of any occupation or technical knowledge level can enroll in this program, if the requirements above are met.

Not sure if you're eligible?

Fill out an application to see if you qualify - it takes less than 5 minutes.

Eligible participants

The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) authorizes authorizes employment and training services for adults, dislocated workers, and youth through formula grants administered by the Department of Labor (DOL) to states.

States may use a portion of these funds to carry out any of the statewide employment and training activities such as implementing innovative programs and strategies designed to meet the needs of all employers (including small employers) in the State and developing strategies for effectively serving individuals with barriers to employment.

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What's included in program cost

Coding Temple WIOA is available for our Full-Time Software Engineering bootcamp.

Our Full-Time Software Engineering bootcamp is a 10-week program designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to become a professional Software Engineer. The course will be taught using industry-standard practices, giving you the ability to build robust and high-performing applications.

Pre-work curated by experts to help you prepare for your specific course.

Individual feedback and guidance from experienced instructors and TAs plus small class sizes.

Comprehensive curriculum and expert instruction designed to take you from a beginner to industry-ready in a matter of weeks.

Dedicated Student Relations Managers to help you combat imposter syndrome, improve time-management skills, and be successful throughout the program.

A professional-quality portfolio of real-world projects that showcases your technical skills and demonstrates your abilities to potential employers.

Lifetime career support after graduation to help you navigate your job search, from application to salary negotiation, and more.

Technical interview training and preparation to help you succeed in technical interviews and demonstrate your skills and abilities.

Digital Credentials and a certificate of completion to showcase your new skill set on LinkedIn.

Access to our employer and alumni network to connect with a community of professionals and gain valuable resources for networking, career advice, and job opportunities.

Continuing education and workshops post-graduation to help you stay up-to-date with the latest industry trends and skills.

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WIOA Funding

Grants are dependent on your job center location.

Students can receive anywhere from $8,000 off program cost to a $13,295 grant (full tuition).

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Where do I start?

We are here to help streamline the process!


Application and basic skills assessment

Submit your application – it takes less than 5 minutes. After you apply you will be sent a basic skills assessment. Our 50-question assessment is meant to test your cognitive skills. Don’t stress! We want to know if you can think like a programmer, if you can we will take it from there!

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Schedule an admissions call

Talk with our admissions team so we can get to understand your career goals and answer any questions you have about your program.

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Apply to WIOA

  1. Select the job center closest to where you reside
  2. Call your local job center and say “I am interested in applying for a WIOA grant to attend Coding Temple.”
  3. Apply for the WIOA grant directly through your local job center’s website.
  4. Keep in contact with your admissions representative at Coding Temple and let them know which job center you applied through.
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Program admittance

Once the eligibility forms are complete on both the job center and Coding Temple’s end, an admissions advisor will be in touch. You will gain access to our prepatory work, slack channels, and 1:1 support before class.

Frequently asked questions

What are the minimum requirements?

The minimum requirements to qualify for Coding Temple WIOA are: 

  • Current Resident of Illinois
  • Currently Unemployed
  • Proficient in English
  • Must be 18 years or older

How much of a discount will I get through WIOA?

Grants are dependent on your job center location. Students can receive anywhere from $8,000 off program cost to a $13,295 grant (full tuition).

Which programs do you offer WIOA for?

We currently offer WIOA for our Full-Time Software Engineering Bootcamp.

How long does it take to get approved for WIOA?

it takes typically around 1-1.5 months to get approved for WIOA