Nanodegree Program

Become a Professional React Developer

React is completely transforming Front-End Development. Master this powerful UI library from Facebook with Udacity and the experts from React Training.

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  • TIME
    4 Months

    Study 12 hrs/week and complete in 4 mo.

  • Classroom Opens
    November 29, 2018
  • Prerequisites
    HTML, JavaScript, Git

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Why Take This Nanodegree Program?


React is a powerful JavaScript library ideal for building interactive, data-driven user interfaces, and it’s used by some of the most successful brands in the world, including Facebook, Netflix, Airbnb, and more.

The goal of this program is to equip you with the skills and experience you'll need to become a professional React developer. We designed the curriculum to ensure that graduates emerge well-prepared to take advantage of dramatically increasing demand for developers with React skills.


Why Take This Nanodegree Program?

Demand for React Developers

What You Will Learn

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In this Nanodegree program, you'll learn how to build declarative user interfaces for the web with React, and for iOS and Android with React Native. You'll also learn how to manage state more predictably in your applications with Redux.

In this Nanodegree program, you'll learn how to build declarative user interfaces for the web with React, and for iOS and Android with React Native.

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4 months to complete

Prerequisite Knowledge

Experience in HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is required for the React Nanodegree program. You should also be comfortable using the command line, Git, and NPM.See detailed requirements.

  • React Fundamentals

    By learning React's component model, you'll be able to write declarative, composable user interfaces to build production-ready apps.

  • React & Redux

    When your app's state becomes difficult to maintain, it's time to add Redux! By learning Redux, you'll manage complicated state to build enterprise-level apps.

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  • React Native

    You already use React to build your web apps. Now, using React Native, you’ll be able to develop React applications that run on both iOS and Android devices.

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As a Front-End Developer, things are constantly changing. The patterns you’ll see in React are the same patterns that current and future Front-End technologies utilize.
— Tyler McGinnis, React Instructor

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Tyler McGinnis
Tyler McGinnis


Tyler found his love for teaching at DevMountain, where he was lead instructor and curriculum engineer. He's a Google Developer Expert and is entrenched in the React community organizing React Utah, and running React Newsletter.

Richard Kalehoff
Richard Kalehoff


Richard is a Course Developer with a passion for teaching. He has a degree in computer science, and first worked for a nonprofit doing everything from front-end web development, to backend programming, to database and server management.

Andrew Wong
Andrew Wong


Andrew is a Course Developer who enjoys making the world a better place through code. He first discovered his passion for teaching as an instructor at App Academy, and continues to enjoy empowering students to advance their education.


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To make it even easier to learn, you can finance your Nanodegree through Affirm.

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    As low as $84 per month at 0% APR.

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    Pay your monthly bill using a bank transfer, check, or debit card.

$999 USD


Enjoy exclusive courses by React Training (React Fundamentals, React and Redux, and React Native), plus expert project reviews and personalized career support.

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Real Stories by Students

  • Why should I enroll in the React Nanodegree program?
    Learning React can significantly improve your skills and career prospects as a front-end developer, and it's one of the best career moves you can make right now. React developer job openings are up 160% year-over-year, and React developers are the highest paid developer category. Udacity has partnered with React Training (instructors for Fortune 500 companies, and the experts behind React Router) to bring you the perfect learning experience—world-class React instruction with the leading experts in the field, and the thorough code reviews, career support, and active community of mentors that you can expect from Udacity.
  • What kinds of topics will the program cover?
    As a student of this program, you'll master the core principles and fundamentals of React, develop and refine a sense for applying Redux for state management, and build native mobile applications for iOS and Android using React Native library.
  • How are you developing the curriculum, and who are your partners?
    Udacity is developing the React Nanodegree program in collaboration with React Training, whose clients include leading technology companies and Fortune 500 companies. We're thrilled to be making their years of experience teaching React to developers at Fortune 500 companies available to you through this new program.

Become a Professional React Developer