Bootcamp comparison

App Academy vs Thinkful

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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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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 wit...

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Bootcamp

App Academy

Thinkful

Program

Bootcamp

Flexible Web Development Bootcamp

Founded

2012

2012

Duration

12

6

Cost

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

$1,500 per month

Topics

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

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

Cities

New York, San Francisco

Atlanta, Raleigh, Raleigh-Durham, Remote

Admissions

Application, 2 coding tests, interview

Open to anyone

Placement stats

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

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

Scholarships

No

For women and veterans

Job Guarantee

No

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

Financing

Yes

Yes