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Imagine your next career as a:
  • Software developer
  • Web developer
  • Mobile application developer

Software developers in West Virginia make between $47,000 - $90,000 per year, depending on experience, and NewForce is now accepting applications from those who are interested in entering the tech sector in West Virginia.

NewForce is a tuition-free, in-person, team-based intensive tech training program in Huntington, West Virginia. It was created by employers, community colleges, and nonprofits to ensure West Virginians have the right tech skills for companies who are ready to hire in the Mountain State.

Through the intensive six-month curriculum, NewForce students work together, receive mentorship, and graduate with in-demand software development skills and direct connections to jobs. The program finishes with a Job Interview Day where the program’s employer partners interview NewForce graduates for open positions.

No background in coding, software development, or math needed. If you...

  • are a problem-solver
  • can work through challenges and don’t give up easily
  • are curious, creative, and love learning new skills
  • can work under pressure and take constructive feedback
  • can work well on a team and like helping others succeed
  • teach yourself new skills and like to learn
  • have coding experience but want to have what it takes to get hired at a tech company

…then you can apply to NewForce and join others working and succeeding in tech in West Virginia!

West Virginians should be able to take advantage of all that the technology sector can offer, while remaining in the Mountain State. No one outworks a West Virginian. It's time we bring our unmatched grit and work ethic to the new economy so that West Virginia can reach its full potential – and you can build the life you deserve right here at home. When you join NewForce, you'll be part of turning West Virginia into the next technology powerhouse.

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Jump start your career with a free, six-month, full-time, intensive tech training program

Your privacy and security are of the highest importance. Learn more about our privacy policy. By creating your account, you consent to our terms of use.
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1 As of October 2019, Salary.com reports that a software developer with 0-2 years experience in West Virginia makes between $50,000 - $80,000 per year.