Bootcamp comparison

App Academy vs Hack Reactor

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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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Hack Reactor Core

Hack Reactor

The 12-week San Francisco-based program offers opportunities for recruits to master the full stack while building a variety of apps, games, and application engines. Hack Reactor graduates earn an a...

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Bootcamp

App Academy

Hack Reactor

Program

Bootcamp

Hack Reactor Core

Founded

2012

2012

Duration

12

12

Cost

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

$17,780

Topics

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

Algorithms, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, Node, React

Cities

New York, San Francisco

Remote, San Francisco

Admissions

Application, 2 coding tests, interview

Application, coding tests, interviews

Placement stats

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

99% of graduates land a job within 3 months of graduation

Scholarships

No

For veterans

Job Guarantee

No

No

Financing

Yes

Yes