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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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The Iron Yard

Data Science

The Iron Yard

The Iron Yard’s data science bootcamp focuses on back-end programming in the Python framework. The data science curriculum also covers skills in presenting data and using Git and ...

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Bootcamp

Thinkful

The Iron Yard

Program

Flexible Data Science Bootcamp

Data Science

Founded

2012

2011

Duration

6 months

12 weeks

Cost

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

$13,900

Topics

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

Data Science, HTML, JavaScript, matplotlib, NumPy, Python

Cities

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

Durham

Admissions

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

Application, interview

Placement stats

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

Undisclosed

Scholarships

For women and veterans

Diversity scholarship available

Job Guarantee

No

No

Financing

Yes

Yes

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