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Thinkful

Flexible Web Development Bootcamp

Thinkful

Our Flexible Web Development Bootcamp provides an in-depth, project-based approach with three 1-on-1 mentor sessions per week. This bootcamp is built to land beginners their first developer job ...

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App Academy

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 ...

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Bootcamp

Thinkful

App Academy

Program

Flexible Web Development Bootcamp

Bootcamp

Founded

2012

2012

Duration

6 months

12 weeks

Cost

$1,500 per month

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

Topics

CSS, HTML, JavaScript, Node.js, React, UI, UX

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

Cities

Atlanta, Raleigh, Remote, Washington DC

New York, San Francisco

Admissions

Open to anyone

Application, 2 coding tests, interview

Placement stats

93% of graduates land an engineering job within 6 months of graduation.

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

Job Guarantee

Yes - Thinkful guarantees you a job within 6 months of graduation or your money back

No

Financing

Yes

Yes

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