Product School is offering the Switch community ONE full scholarship to their 6 week Product Management course ($3,000 value) that begins October 25th or 28th, depending on availability.
Product School is an education company that offers courses and workshops on one of the most relevant skills of technology companies in the 21st century: Product Management. All their classes are compatible with a regular work schedule and the campus is conveniently located in the heart of San Francisco. This is not your traditional lecture class! Expect a healthy mix of group work, hackathons, one-on-ones with mentors, and a hands-on experience building your own digital product from end to end.
The instructors are professionals with real-world experience working at renowned tech Companies like Google and LinkedIn, and other technology startups. They have assembled a list of local hiring partners who are eagerly looking for top Product School students. One great highlight about Product School is that they offer 100% refunds to graduates who do not find jobs within 3 months upon graduation. This is a great indication that their instructors and staff are highly invested in their students’ future prospects.
Who is eligible to apply?
Product School welcomes applications from anyone who lives in the San Francisco Bay Area and knows how to code. The program is geared towards helping you make a transition to the Product side from Engineering, and they are looking for candidates who want to get a new job within three months of completing the course.
What will the program be like?
•Bootcamp modules. Short modules covering both the technical and non-technical skills necessary to succeed in the software industry.
•Office hours with mentor Product Managers. One-on-one sessions with mentors to review your project and job search.
•Build a portfolio project to showcase your programming and product talents. •Employers are naturally skeptical and it's way better to show than to tell. They will guide you through choosing and building a product using the skills and techniques that they care about.
•Interview with amazing employers. Meet employers looking for top applicants.
If you are interested in applying, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and mention the "Product School - Switch Scholarship." They will take you through the application process from there.