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Engineering Nights & Weekends

Thinkful

Thinkful's Engineering Nights & Weekends is built to get you a job, guaranteed. Learn with instructors, classmates, and 1-on-1 mentorship in a virtual classroom. You'll deploy tested, fullstack ...

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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 ...

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Bootcamp

Thinkful

App Academy

Program

Engineering Nights & Weekends

Bootcamp

Founded

2012

2012

Duration

7 months

12 weeks

Cost

$1975 per month

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

Topics

CSS, Git, HTML, JavaScript, Node.js, React

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

Cities

Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, Minneapolis, New York, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Raleigh, Remote, Salt Lake City, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Tampa, Washington DC

New York, San Francisco

Admissions

Complete prep course and tech evaluation

Application, 2 coding tests, interview

Placement stats

Over 80% of our web development graduates have found full-time employment within 6 months of graduating.

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

Scholarships

For women and veterans

No

Tuition Refund Guarantee

Yes - if you don't get a job in tech within 6 months of graduation, Thinkful will reimburse your tuition

No

Financing

Yes

Yes

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