Product School is giving the SwitchUp community one scholarship to their 6-month full-stack product management course ($3,000 value).
Product School is a leading tech business school. They offer certified product management, coding, and data courses. All the classes are part-time, designed to fit into your work schedule, and the instructors are real-world managers working at top tech companies such as Google, Facebook, Snapchat, Airbnb, LinkedIn, PayPal, and Netflix.
This is not your traditional lecture class! Expect a healthy mix of rigorous training in small groups through hands-on exercises and case studies to learn to manage the different teams involved in building software products. You will also grow your network and master best practices for landing a job in product. They have assembled a list of local hiring partners who are eagerly looking for top graduates.
Who is eligible to apply?
The campuses are located in Silicon Valley, San Francisco, New York and Los Angeles. Product School welcomes applications from talented professionals with 3+ years of relevant experience who want to get a product management job or internal promotion within 6 months of completing the course.
What will the program be like?
You will learn product management best practices and tools by building a product using the skills learned throughout the class such as scrum, user testing, prototyping, A/B testing, KPIs definition, etc.
Becoming a product manager is not only about learning hard skills but also about soft skills. You'll master public speaking, stakeholder management and how to optimize your job search strategy to stand out above the rest.
You will be awarded the Full-stack Product Management Certificate (FPMC®) upon successful completion of the course.
In addition to your classes, you'll get weekly access to mentorship, career support and exclusive guest lectures, panel discussions, and a variety of other forums from product leaders.
You will receive lifetime access to the alumni community to meet other professionals in the tech community for networking opportunities.
If you are interested in applying, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and mention the "SwitchUp Scholarship." They will take you through the application process from there.