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About App Academy

Location: Online

Founded in 2012, App Academy is a world-renowned coding bootcamp that has placed alumni in Software Engineering roles at a range of start-ups and top tech companies. App Academy offers software engineering programs that fit every learning style, all online.... Read More

The 16 Week Accelerated Online Bootcamp covers fullstack Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, SQL, HTML, CSS, ReactJS, and Redux, while our 24 Week and 48 Week Part Time Online Bootcamps cover SQL, JS, Python, HTML, and CSS, in addition to state-of-the-art tools and web frameworks like ReactJS, Express, Flask, and SQL Alchemy. Working in a dynamic team environment, students will build complex web applications that will form the foundation of their portfolio.

App Academy’s goal is to ensure students not only land a full-time software engineering role, but also advance in their careers for years to come. Dedicated career coaches offer job search support ranging from mock technical/non-technical interviews and resume reviews, to connecting grads with App Academy's vast employer network. Upon graduation, career coaches will guide students through their entire job search, from mock interviews to salary negotiation. From there, App Academy's partnerships team connects graduates with some of the most prestigious tech companies in the industry.

*NY residents are unfortunately not eligible for any of our programs due to some regulatory issues we are trying to work out.

Courses

24-week Software Engineering Program (Full Time)

Cost: $20,000
Duration: 24 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Over 24 weeks, you'll learn all the skills needed to land a job as a full-time Software Engineer. Through a comprehensive full-stack curriculum widely sought after by employers, we train you to build web applications with Python, JavaScript, React/Redux, SQL, and HTML/CSS. To help you tackle the job interviews after graduation, data structures & algorithms are taught throughout the course. Prior programming experience isn't required. In fact, a majority of our grads are career changers. You just need lots of tenacity and a passion for building cool stuff!

Subjects:
CSS, HTML, MongoDB, Docker, GraphQL, Python, Redux, React.js, SQL, Node.js, Express.js, JavaScript

48-week Software Engineering Program (Part Time)

Cost: $22,000
Duration: 52 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Over 48 weeks, you'll learn all the skills needed to land a job as a full-time Software Engineer. Through a comprehensive full-stack curriculum widely sought after by employers, we train you to build web applications with Python, JavaScript, React/Redux, SQL, and HTML/CSS. To help you tackle job interviews after graduation, data structures & algorithms are taught throughout the course. As a part-time student, we understand that you’ll be juggling a lot, so we provide a more accommodating attendance policy and only give assessments every other week, as compared to every week for our full-time programs. Prior programming experience isn't required. In fact, a majority of our grads are career changers. You just need lots of tenacity and a passion for building cool stuff!

Subjects:
CSS, HTML, MongoDB, Docker, GraphQL, Python, Redux, React.js, SQL, Node.js, Express.js, JavaScript

App Academy Open

Cost: Free
Locations: Online
Course Description:

With App Academy Open, you’ll get access to App Academy’s entire online full-stack curriculum for free. You can work through the curriculum at your own pace. We recommend App Academy Open for those who:

- Need more time to discover whether software engineering is for them
- Cannot make the days/hours required for any of our programs work within their schedules

Subjects:
CSS, HTML, MongoDB, Docker, GraphQL, Python, Redux, React.js, SQL, Node.js, Express.js, JavaScript

Bootcamp Prep

Cost: $500
Duration: 4 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Bootcamp Prep is a 4 week, part-time online course, designed to get you accepted to the most selective coding schools. The program will teach you up to an advanced level of JavaScript. Upon graduation, students will receive 2 mock technical interviews at no extra cost. These mock technical interviews will help prepare you for acceptance into one of our immersive programs. Students should consider bootcamp prep if they have attempted to apply to one of our immersive programs but struggled through the free prep materials given during the admissions process.

App Academy Reviews

Average Ratings (All Programs)

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4.69/5 (1199 reviews)

Anonymous
Developer | Graduated: 2023

12/31/2023

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16-week Software Engineering Program

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"Effective and rigorous course with good resources"

App Academy was rigorous but certainly worth it! The curriculum was extensive and offered many opportunities for hands-on practice. The exams were intense at times, but by the last couple of weeks, students are given much more flexibility to develop creative... Read More

Jason Greenberg
Graduated: 2023

8/8/2023

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24-week Software Engineering Program (Full Time)

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"If you are driven, App Academy will get you there."

If you are truly motivated, look no further than App Academy. I graduated in April 2023, started an internship the week following graduation, and just landed my first fulltime role about 4 months later. Before this I was working in clinical psychology... Read More

Andrew Derocher
Software Engineer | Graduated: 2021

7/14/2023

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24-week Software Engineering Program (Full Time)

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"Fantastic Program. Worth 10x my college degree."

Was looking for a career change and this program was recommended by a friend who had gone through it. After reviewing some other bootcamps, I ultimately decided this was going to be the best for me. (I did this all online because it was COVID times).... Read More

Luke Yamasaki
UX Engineer | Graduated: 2022

7/5/2023

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24-week Software Engineering Program (Full Time)

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"Great school"

App Academy taught me the skills necessary to succeed in the software industry. I heavily leveraged their partnership program to get connected with the right company and I landed a fantastic job after 3~4 months. This is absolutely true. However, it’s... Read More

Katie Han
Software Engineer | Graduated: 2022

6/6/2023

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16-week Software Engineering Program

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"Successfully break into software engineering"

I chose App Academy because it was one of the few bootcamps that still offered an in-person experience. I attended App Academy’s 16-week in person software engineering program in San Francisco. Being able to have your instructors there with you and pair... Read More

Brandon Bimestefer
Jr. Developer | Graduated: 2023

6/5/2023

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24-week Software Engineering Program (Full Time)

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"Great Course and Supportive Job Search"

I took the 24 week online course and I didn't expect to learn as much as I did in this time. When you look back it is crazy to see the amount of work you did but it is all worth it. There were many long days (and nights) of coding and preparing for the... Read More

Brendan Tsuda
Graduated: 2022

5/19/2023

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16-week Software Engineering Program

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"Job-Focused Software Engineering Bootcamp"

I highly recommend App Academy if you are thinking of making a career change to software engineering! The instructors are second-to-none and do a great job of providing a learning experience that helps you learn to the best of your ability. The format... Read More

Joanna Gilbert
Graduated: 2022

4/10/2023

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24-week Software Engineering Program (Full Time)

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"Great Bootcamp"

a/A is a great bootcamp for anyone looking to break into field. Their curriculum is constantly changing to stay up-to-date with the market. The entire instruction team is fantastic, and the career coaches are incredibly supportive. I spent 1 month after... Read More

Kyle S.
Graduated: 2022

3/7/2023

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24-week Software Engineering Program (Full Time)

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"Best bootcamp to choose!"

App Academy was my top choice for enrolling in a coding bootcamp because of it's low acceptance rate and rigorous curriculum program. Anyone can code but this program really pushes you through and through. The 24 week program is very fast paced and you... Read More

Anonymous
Software Engineer | Graduated: 2022

2/21/2023

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24-week Software Engineering Program (Full Time)

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"A great choice for anyone looking to break into the field"

a/A is a great option for anyone looking to break into the field. The curriculum is modern and up-to-date and constantly evolving. I enjoyed my time there and am already placed in a new role as a software engineer. As with anything that offers a high... Read More

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Frequently Asked Questions

What financing options are offered by App Academy?

App Academy offers many financing options, such as Income Share Agreements, Loan Financing, and Upfront Payments.

What courses are offered at App Academy?

There are many courses you can take at App Academy. These include 24-week Software Engineering Program (Full Time), 48-week Software Engineering Program (Part Time), App Academy Open, Bootcamp Prep

What types of programs are offered at App Academy?

App Academy has Full-Time programs for students that can be taken online or in-person.

In these programs, students can learn from and take advantage of guided lectures, live pair programming, white-boarding, career and job placement services, and more.

What are the job outcomes for App Academy?

The average salary after graduation is $90,000 in New York and $101,000 in San Francisco, and 74% of alumni find a job.

App Academy alumni work at various tech companies, such as Google, Dropbox, PayPal, Facebook, Github, and more.

What is the application process at App Academy like?

Prospective students will need to submit an online form and complete an interview to apply to App Academy.

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