Bootcamp comparison

App Academy vs MakerSquare

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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

MakerSquare

MakerSquare is a premiere fullstack JavaScript bootcamp offered in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Austin. The program is geared to help students become adept software engineers. At least 96% of Ma...

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Bootcamp

App Academy

MakerSquare

Program

Bootcamp

Bootcamp

Founded

2012

2013

Duration

12

12

Cost

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

$16,920

Topics

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

Algorithms, Angular-JS, CSS, Express, HTML, JavaScript, MongoDB, Node

Cities

New York, San Francisco

Austin, Los Angeles, San Francisco

Admissions

Application, 2 coding tests, interview

Application, coding test, interview, 3-4 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

96% of graduates land a job within 3 months of graduation

Scholarships

No

No

Job Guarantee

No

No

Financing

Yes

Yes