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Thinkful

Flexible Data Science Bootcamp

Thinkful

Thinkful's data science bootcamp is driven by 1-on-1 mentorship. Students learn the skills they need to get a job by working closely with a professional data scientist. That includes programming in ...

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Codesmith

Bootcamp

Codesmith

Codesmith is a 12 week program in Los Angeles teaching full stack JavaScript and software engineering, and preparing graduates for roles as leading software engineers.

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Bootcamp

Thinkful

Codesmith

Program

Flexible Data Science Bootcamp

Bootcamp

Founded

2012

2015

Duration

6 months

12 weeks

Cost

$1,500 per month, $500 prep course, prep course tuition is applied to bootcamp tuition upon acceptance.

$17,200

Topics

Data Science, Machine Learning, matplotlib, NumPy, PostgreSQL, Python, Regresssion

Algorithms, CSS, HTML, JavaScript, jQuery, Node.js, React

Cities

Atlanta, Los Angeles, Phoenix, Portland, Raleigh, Remote, San Diego, Washington DC

Los Angeles

Admissions

Complete prep course or coding challenge, anyone can take the prep course.

Application, coding challenge, interview

Placement stats

As a brand-new program, Thinkful aims to carry over its 93% success rate in job placement from Web Development Bootcamp.

96% hiring rate

Scholarships

For women and veterans

For women, under-represented minorities, and veterans

Job Guarantee

No

No

Financing

Yes

Yes

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