Bootcamp comparison

App Academy vs Lighthouse Labs

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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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Web Development Bootcamp

Lighthouse Labs

The goal of the Lighthouse Labs Web Development Bootcamp is to transform you into a professional full-stack developer. You’ll come to understand coding logic, and learn how to think like a dev by b...

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Bootcamp

App Academy

Lighthouse Labs

Program

Bootcamp

Web Development Bootcamp

Founded

2012

2013

Duration

12

8

Cost

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

$9,000 CAD

Topics

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

CSS, HTML, JavaScript, Node, Ruby on Rails, SQL

Cities

New York, San Francisco

Toronto, Vancouver

Admissions

Application, 2 coding tests, interview

Application, interview, 4 weeks of 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

Over 95% of graduates are hired within 90 days!

Scholarships

No

No

Job Guarantee

No

No

Financing

Yes

Yes