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About Altcademy

Location: Online

Altcademy is a 100% online education institute offering affordable intensive programs to help students become software developers. Their web development syllabus covers back-end and front-end technologies, including JavaScript, jQuery, HTML, CSS, React,... Read More

Altcademy's programs are designed for self-study and they provide support through chat rooms and 1-on-1 coached office hours (live video conference). Altcademy was founded by a team of programmers who believe empowering people with programming skills can transform their lives and shape a better future.

Courses

Back-end Web Development

Cost: $1,090
Duration: 15 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Learn Ruby and Ruby on Rails and build multiple back-end API applications in 15 weeks. You will meet via live video chat with your mentor in sessions called Office Hours. During Office Hours, your mentor will check on your progress and answer any question you may have. In addition, there are private chat rooms where you can talk to your classmates and your mentor.

The schedule is designed for 10 hours of work per week but can be self adjusted. The program is conducted 100% online.

Subjects:
PostgreSQL, Command Line, Heroku, Ruby, JSON, MVC, API, Ruby on Rails, Algorithms, Database Design, Data Structures

Coding 101

Cost: Free
Locations: Online
Course Description:

This 5-day course is designed for beginners. This is for someone who knows nothing about coding. This course is non-technical. You don’t need to know anything about programming. By the end of Day 5, you will learn enough to feel comfortable with coding.

Front-end Web Development

Cost: $1,090
Duration: 15 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

In 15 weeks, you will learn HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, JavaScript, AJAX, jQuery, Git and build multiple front-end projects. You will meet via live video chat with your mentor in sessions called Office Hours. During Office Hours, your mentor will check on your progress and answer any question you may have. In addition, there are private chat rooms where you can talk to your classmates and your mentor.

The schedule is designed for 10 hours of work per week but can be self adjusted. The program is conducted 100% online.

Subjects:
CSS, Git, HTML, jQuery, Bootstrap, AJAX, JSON, Algorithms, JavaScript

Full-stack Web Development

Cost: $1,290
Duration: 30 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Learn Full-stack Web Development in 30 weeks. Topics include React, HTML, CSS, Bootstrap, JavaScript ES6, AJAX, jQuery, Git, Ruby, Ruby on Rails. You will build multiple front-end, back-end, and full-stack projects.

You will meet via live video chat with your mentor in sessions called Office Hours. During Office Hours, your mentor will check on your progress and answer any question you may have. In addition, there are private chat rooms where you can talk to your classmates and your mentor.

The schedule is designed for 10 hours of work per week but can be self adjusted. The program is conducted 100% online.

Subjects:
CSS, Git, HTML, jQuery, PostgreSQL, Bootstrap, Command Line, Heroku, Responsive Design, Ruby, AJAX, Functional Programming, JSON, MVC, Ruby on Rails, React.js, Algorithms, Database Design, JavaScript, Data Structures

Altcademy Reviews

Average Ratings (All Programs)

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4.93/5 (196 reviews)

Anonymous
Graduated: 2022

12/19/2022

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Coding 101

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"Definitely worth trying"

I recommend people, who are interested in coding but don’t know how to take the first step, to join this free course. Coding 101 is easy-to-follow introductory course that allows you to have a brief picture of what coding is. Love their style of teaching—simple,... Read More

Anonymous
Graduated: 2022

11/30/2022

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Full-stack Web Development

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"Altcademy provides the ultimate flexibility, but also quality learning experiences"

As someone who has a family (two kids under 2) and is trying to switch careers, while working part-time, Altcademy was a phenomenal resource for me. I know that there are a lot of free tools out of the web, but Altcademy does a great job pulling together... Read More

Morgan
Graduated: 2022

10/30/2022

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Full-stack Web Development

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"Everything I was looking for in a course I have found with Altcademy, thank you!"

The course is very comprehensive and covers all the important topics for web development. The instructors are also very experienced and knowledgeable, and they were able to answer all my questions. I'm very happy with my experience with Altcademy and... Read More

Mohamad
Graduated: 2022

10/20/2022

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Full-stack Web Development

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"Very enjoyable program"

I have enjoyed the program so far. I appreciate the breadth of the full-stack development curriculum, as it gives me a well-rounded skillset. The instructors have been very helpful and accommodating. Overall, I am very pleased with my experience at Altcademy.... Read More

Ertugrul
Graduated: 2022

10/14/2022

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Full-stack Web Development

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"Comprehensive curriculum, self paced program"

I had a great experience with altcademy. The curriculum is very comprehensive and the self-paced format is a big advantage for me. The pricing is very affordable. I've learned a lot so far, support from the mentor is also very good, and I'm really enjoying... Read More

Nidia Maldonado
Bachelor in Marketing and Management | Graduated: 2022

7/15/2022

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Coding 101

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"Great way to start getting involved into the coding world!"

Coding 101 gives you a clear overview of all the basics you need to know being new in the programming stuff, it included nice exercises, explanatory videos and good assignments divided among 5 days (or if you want, you can complete it in less than that).... Read More

Dani Baradie
Senior Video Editor | Graduated: 2022

6/5/2022

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Coding 101

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"User Friendly platform"

Coding 101 is a good overview of how the explanation and assignment flow will work. I would really loved if it had a few examples of real life coding because it would have helped more student to decide if they really can follow up or adapt on a text based... Read More

Jorge Germano
Junior application support | Graduated: 2022

5/23/2022

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Back-end Web Development

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"Back-End Development (Ruby on Rails)"

This course was a big step for me in the back-end development. Ruby language and Rails framework was new to me. I had used MVC architecture in codeIgniter 3 years ago with PHP so this concept was a little familiar to me but the way MVC Rails works with... Read More

Alberto
Graduated: 2022

4/28/2022

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"Amazing HTML CSS course"

The most efficient and thought-out coding curriculum for HTML and CSS that I have seen. I am very confident in my ability to use bootstrap and design fully responsive, beautiful web pages. I am so excited to dive into the next section! Cannot recommend... Read More

Silvia
Graduated: 2022

4/28/2022

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Coding 101

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"Coding 101 course"

I took the Coding 101 course and it was a great introduction to coding. The course was explained in beginner-friendly terms and it had plenty of relevant links and videos to expand my knowledge. I would undoubtedly recommend this course to anyone considering... Read More

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