Meta Front-End Developer Professional Certificate

Launch your career as a front-end developer. Build job-ready skills for an in-demand career and earn a credential from Meta. No degree or prior experience required to get started.

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7 Months

Under 6 hours of study a week


Beginner Level

No prior experience required.

100% Self-Paced

Learn on your own time

Build job-ready skills by learning from the best

Get started in the in-demand field of software development with a Professional Certificate from Meta. Learn the foundations of front-end development and gain in-demand programming skills through developing a front-end web application for your portfolio.

Common job titles: Front-End Developer, Website Developer, Full Stack Developer, Front End Engineer, Software Engineer

¹Lightcast™ Job Postings Report (median with 0-2 years experience), United States, 9/1/21-9/1/22.

median entry-level salary¹

in-demand job openings in front-end development¹

Connect with over 200 U.S. employers post-completion

¹Lightcast™ Job Postings Report (median with 0-2 years experience), United States, 9/1/21-9/1/22.

Skills you will gain

  • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

  • HTML

  • UI/UX design

  • React

  • JavaScript

  • Web Development Tools

  • User Interface

  • Front-End Web Development

  • HTML and CSS

  • Responsive Web Design

  • Test-Driven Development

  • Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)

About this Professional Certificate

What you will learn

  • Create a responsive website using HTML to structure content, CSS to handle visual style, and JavaScript to develop interactive experiences. 

  • Learn to use React in relation to Javascript libraries and frameworks.

  • Learn Bootstrap CSS Framework to create webpages and work with GitHub repositories and version control.

  • Prepare for a coding interview, learn best approaches to problem-solving, and build portfolio-ready projects you can share during job interviews.

What is a Professional Certificate?

Build the Skills to Get Job Ready

Whether you’re looking to start a new career, or change your current one, Professional Certificates on Coursera help you become job ready. Learn at your own pace, whenever and wherever it’s most convenient for you. Enroll today and explore a new career path with a 7 day free trial. You can pause your learning or end your subscription at any time.

Hands-On Projects

Apply your skills with hands-on projects and build a portfolio that showcases your job readiness to potential employers. You'll need to successfully finish the project(s) to earn your Certificate.

Earn a Career Credential

When you complete all of the courses in the program, you'll earn a Certificate to share with your professional network as well as unlock access to career support resources to help you kickstart your new career. Many Professional Certificates have hiring partners that recognize the Professional Certificate credential and others can help prepare you for a certification exam. You can find more information on individual Professional Certificate pages where it applies.

There are 9 Courses in this Professional Certificate


Course 1

Introduction to Front-End Development

5,182 ratings

Course 2

Programming with JavaScript

1,671 ratings

Course 3

Version Control

1,359 ratings

Course 4

HTML and CSS in depth

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