Bootcamp comparison

App Academy vs The Iron Yard

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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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Python and Django

The Iron Yard

Future programmers can enroll in The Iron Yard’s back-end engineering with Python and Django bootcamp. The curriculum focuses on building back-end systems, and reminds students that the back-ends o...

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Bootcamp

App Academy

The Iron Yard

Program

Bootcamp

Python and Django

Founded

2012

2011

Duration

12

12

Cost

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

$13,900

Topics

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

CSS, Django, HTML, JavaScript, MVC, Python

Cities

New York, San Francisco

Atlanta, Austin, Charleston, Charlotte, Columbia, Durham, Greenville, Houston, Indianapolis, Las Vegas, Little Rock, Nashville, Salt Lake City, Washington DC

Admissions

Application, 2 coding tests, interview

Application, interview

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

Diversity scholarship available

Job Guarantee

No

No

Financing

Yes

Yes