Programs Available: Data Science and Coding Bootcamps
Bit Bootcamp offers part-time and full-time courses to teach the skills needed for a career in data analytics. Applicants should have a background in SQL, and an object oriented programming like Java, C#, or C++, as well as solid math and problem-solving skills. Once in Bit Bootcamp, students will work on commercial grade solutions to problems candidates are most likely to face in a large data environment either at startups or large enterprises. The course consists of four weeks of coding and data science lessons, including essential skills in Computer Science and statistics, Hadoop, Java Map Reduce and Classification. At the end of the course, students will take the Hadoop certification ...
Our Approach: Four weeks non stop coding and hard work. W1: Develop Essential Skills in Computer Science and Statistics W2: Big Data: Build Hadoop Cluster and Master Hive and Clustering W3: Go Un...Read more
|Start Date||Rolling Dates|
|Commitment||40 hours in class/wk|
I regret taking the part-time hadoop and big data analytics course at BitBootCamp and would advise against it in it's current state. In fact, my theory is that the whole BitBootCamp business is mostly a way for the founder to help fund his sister big data consulting startup, Hudson Data.
Also, apparently they occasionally try to use the classes as a recruitting tool, as the teacher said that a few former students currently worked with Hudson Data. Be wary, though. A couple of students in the class were asked to work on projects for them with the possibility to get hired if they did a good job. They said later that they were jerked along with future promises but that they were never payed or hired because at the end of the day, the projects they worked on weren't revenue generating an...Read more