Bootcamp comparison

App Academy vs Big Nerd Ranch

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Bootcamp

App Academy

App Academy’s 12-week bootcamps teach everything from JavaScript to Ruby on Rails. At least 98% of App Academy graduates find jobs as software developers, with average annual salaries of $89,000 (N...

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Bootcamp

Big Nerd Ranch

Developers looking to expand their skills in iOS or Android development, front-end or back-end web, or design can learn the tools they need in one week or less from Big Nerd Ranch. We offer distrac...

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Bootcamp

App Academy

Big Nerd Ranch

Program

Bootcamp

Bootcamp

Founded

2012

2001

Duration

12

1

Cost

18% of first year salary and $5,000 refundable deposit

$3,700-5,200

Topics

Algorithms, CSS, Git, HTML, JavaScript, MVC, PostgreSQL, React, Ruby on Rails

Android, Cocoa, CSS, Design, HTML, iOS, JavaScript, Python, Ruby on Rails, Swift

Cities

New York, San Francisco

Atlanta, San Francisco

Admissions

Application, 2 coding tests, interview

Open to anyone

Placement stats

98% of graduates eventually get hired with an average salary of $105k in SF and $89k in NY - time to hire unknown

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Scholarships

No

false

Job Guarantee

No

No

Financing

Yes

No