Learn 21st century skills and land a tech job in Raleigh. We're Thinkful, the #1 ranked coding bootcamp specializing in teaching web development with two top-rated offerings. The first is a 6-month, part time bootcamp perfect if you have a job and want to change careers. The second, a full time program for students who want the structure of a peer group each day over a 4 months. Each is designed to get you hired as a developer. We'll match you with an experienced engineer that you'll meet with 1-on-1 in three video sessions per week to learn best practices, get code review, and prepare for interviews. You’ll also have the option to meet with fellow students and mentors in the Raleigh area at regular meetups to share ideas and work through coding problems. After graduation, we'll work with you to land a full time job as a developer with a participating company.Apply
1. Work with mentors from top companies
Your mentor will be among the best engineers at top companies from around the US, working with you 1-on-1 to help you learn faster and gain exactly the skills you need. At the end of the course they will help you find opportunities at growing companies.
2. Learn Full Stack Web Development
Over 6 months part-time, you’ll learn full stack web development with the latest technologies including React and Node, as well as the computer science fundamentals you’ll need to ace the interview.
3. Land a job
Work with a career coach to find opportunities, prepare for interviews, and negotiate offers. After graduation, you’ll have 5 mock interviews and weekly 1-on-1 coaching sessions to help get you hired.
We guarantee that you’ll get a web development job within 6 months of graduating from our coding bootcamp. If not, you get 100% of your money back. Our program has been vetted by experienced recruiters, we’re confident that it will get you hired, and we fully stand by it. As long as you put in the effort to graduate and then carry out a thorough job search, we’ll confidently stand by you, too.
Backend Development with Node.js
Topics: Web Frameworks, Node.js, MongoDB, SQL databases, RESTful API's, Test-driven Development, Authentification, Deployment
Intermediate Frontend Development with React.JS
Topics: React, Flux, Redux, Webpack, Babel
Computer Science Fundamentals
Practice using algorithms and data structures to solve technical challenges. Learn to think about code efficiency and optimization, and prepare for the kinds of problems you'll face in interviews. After focusing primarily on concepts and technical exercises in the first two weeks, you'll apply that knowledge as you build another full stack app in teams.
Topics: Sorting, Searching, Recursion, Arrays, Lists, Trees
Product engineering 101
Prototype and build capstone projects while learning about development methodologies such as agile, TDD, and user-centric design. This section combines everything you've learned and simulates the challenges of working on the job as a developer.
Topics: Product Development, Agile, User Experience, Iteration
90% of job-seeking graduates have landed a job as a developer within 6 months of graduating. With Thinkful, you’ll work 1-on-1 with a career coach as you build connections with local employers, prepare for interviews, and negotiate offers.
We'll host meetups with local employers and help you spend time at the right events where your future colleagues already spend time.
Throughout your course, you'll have five interviews that test your knowledge and your approach to problem solving. You’ll get written feedback from hiring managers to hone your craft.
Once you graduate your Career Coach will work to introduce you to open positions in and around The Triangle and help you craft compelling job applications. Or benefit from Thinkful's national employer network.
Tuition for the 6-month program starts at $8,550. For details on pricing and plans, visit the pricing page.
We've partnered with three amazing organizations, MotherCoders, Girl Develop It, and Operation Code, to offer scholarships for our Web Development Bootcamp. Self-identifying women and US military members (active or discharged) receive $100 off each month they're enrolled. Scholarships cannot be combined with each other or other discounts.
Enter your email address to receive the application. After submitting an application, you’ll have an interview where we’ll discuss your background and goals. If you’re accepted, some students will start the program immediately, and others will gain access to a 3-week prep course to demonstrate your ability to learn and commit enough time to succeed in the program. Once you complete the prep course, you’ll gain access to the full course.
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On an introductory call, we'll ask more about your experience and goals, and answer any questions about the program.