Bootcamp comparison

App Academy vs RefactorU

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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 Application Development

RefactorU

RefactorU, with its campus in Boulder, Colorado, offers a 10-week fullstack JavaScript boot camp. The experience mimics a 40-50 hour a week full-time job as much as possible. Refactor U graduates a...

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Bootcamp

App Academy

RefactorU

Program

Bootcamp

Web Application Development

Founded

2012

2013

Duration

12

10

Cost

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

$13,500

Topics

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

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

Cities

New York, San Francisco

Boulder

Admissions

Application, 2 coding tests, interview

Application

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

For veterans

Job Guarantee

No

No

Financing

Yes

Yes