Bootcamp comparison

App Academy vs Digital Unicorn

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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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Mobile Development

Digital Unicorn

You'll experience iOS development from simple designs to a high level of abstraction. Create user friendly applications using best practices and cool animation. Learn best practices with CoreData a...

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Bootcamp

App Academy

Digital Unicorn

Program

Bootcamp

Mobile Development

Founded

2012

2016

Duration

12

12

Cost

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

£8000

Topics

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

APIs, iOS, Objective-C, REST, Swift, XCode

Cities

New York, San Francisco

London

Admissions

Application, 2 coding tests, interview

Application, interview, prep work

Placement stats

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

Undisclosed

Scholarships

No

50% scholarships available

Job Guarantee

No

Yes - You pay 50% of your fees before the course and 50% once you’ve landed a job. If you fail to get a developer role within 6 months, you won't pay the outstanding 50%.

Financing

Yes

No