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About Codesmith

Location: Online, Los Angeles, NYC

Codesmith’s Software Engineering Immersive program is an advanced residency designed to help individuals launch a meaningful, high-level career in Software Engineering. They offer full-time (12-week) and part-time (38-week) immersive software engineering... Read More

The top-rated Software Engineering Immersive programs teach full stack JavaScript and computer science to prepare residents for mid and senior level software engineering roles. The expertly designed rigorous curriculum and supportive community immerses residents in modern web technologies, such as React and Node.js, and encourages them to tackle unique and unfamiliar problems to prepare them for the ever-changing tech landscape.

In addition to the core curriculum, Codesmith offers an extensive hiring support program that guides residents through the hiring process, including interview strategies, portfolio development, and post-graduation check-ins. According to the most recent outcomes reports (January-June 2021), more than 85% found software engineering roles within the first six months of completing the immersive. Codesmith graduates commonly secure jobs upwards of $115,000 annually. More than 17% of NYC graduates, over 21% of LA grads, and over 23% of Part-Time Remote Immersive grads earned starting salaries upwards of $140,000 (third-party audited & CIRR-certified).

Codesmith's mission is to develop an exceptional network of brilliant and collaborative Software Engineers who are passionate about pushing the engineering community forward. With this mission in mind, Codesmith offers numerous payment plans to all applicants and scholarships to women, members of the LGBTQ+ community, minorities, military veterans, prior bootcamp grads, and other underrepresented communities in tech.

Courses

Full-Time Software Engineering Immersive

Cost: $19,950
Duration: 12 weeks
Locations: Online, Los Angeles, NYC
In-person Available Online
Course Description:

The Full-Time Software Engineering Immersive Program teaches full stack JavaScript and computer science to prepare you for mid and senior level software engineering roles. The expertly designed curriculum and supportive community immerses you in modern web technologies, such as React and Node.js, and encourages you to tackle unique and unfamiliar problems to prepare you for the ever-changing tech landscape. Codesmith offers an extensive hiring support program that guides students through the hiring process, including interview strategies, portfolio development, and post-graduation check-ins. By the end of the 12 weeks, you will be an autonomous engineer, ready to make an impact at innovative tech companies worldwide.

The Full-Time Software Engineering Program is offered in Eastern Time, Pacific Time, and Central Time. The classes run Monday to Friday from 9:00am to 8:00pm and Saturdays from 9:00am to 4:30 pm.

Subjects:
CSS, HTML, jQuery, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, Docker, Scrum, Test-Driven Development (TDD), Python, Machine Learning, React.js, Algorithms, Node.js, Express.js, JavaScript, AWS, Data Structures, Web Development

Part-Time Software Engineering Immersive

Cost: $19,950
Duration: 38 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

The Part-Time program offers the same curriculum, projects, and career support as the top-rated Full-Time Software Engineering Immersive program - restructured and perfected to fit a part-time schedule. The program teaches Fullstack JavaScript and Computer Science to prepare you for mid and senior level software engineering roles. The expertly designed curriculum and supportive community immerses you in modern web technologies, such as React and Node.js, and encourages you to tackle unique and unfamiliar problems to prepare you for the ever-changing tech landscape. Codesmith offers an extensive hiring support program that guides students through the hiring process, including interview strategies, portfolio development, and post-graduation check-ins. By the end of the 38-week program, you will be an autonomous engineer, ready to make an impact at innovative tech companies worldwide.

The Part-Time Software Engineering Immersive classes run Monday-Thursday, 5pm-8pm PT, and Saturday, 9am-3pm PT.

Subjects:
CSS, HTML, jQuery, MongoDB, PostgreSQL, Docker, Scrum, Python, Machine Learning, React.js, Algorithms, Node.js, Express.js, JavaScript, AWS, Data Structures, Front-End Web Development

CS Prep

Cost: $875
Duration: 2 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

CS Prep is Codesmith’s 2-week, online, part-time program covering fundamental JavaScript concepts, engineering best practices and technical communication. The program includes live-online instruction, daily problem-solving workshops and a passionate coding community to help students prepare for top Software Engineering Immersive programs. CS Prep is offered in Easter and Pacific Times and runs Monday - Wednesday and Saturday for two consecutive weeks.

Subjects:
JavaScript

JavaScript for Beginners

Cost: $325
Duration: 2 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

JavaScript for Beginners is a part-time, remote program, consisting of two consecutive Saturday sessions and homework in between. Designed for those with no coding experience, JavaScript for Beginners covers JavaScript fundamentals and offers a broader context to how coding works. The program provides students a launching point to continue their JavaScript studies, prepare for our more advanced programs (CS Prep), and build a future in software engineering.

Subjects:
JavaScript

NYC Onsite Immersive

Cost: $19,950
Duration: 12 weeks
Locations: NYC
In-person Only
Course Description:

Codesmith’s Software Engineering Immersive program is an advanced residency designed to help individuals launch a meaningful, high-level career in Software Engineering. Codesmith offers a 12-week Full-Time Immersive in both onsite and remote settings, as well as a 38-week Part-Time Remote Immersive. In addition, Codesmith offers a variety of other resources from free beginner workshops, part-time prep courses, the CSX learning platform and an endlessly supportive community. The top-rated Software Engineering Immersive programs teach full stack JavaScript and computer science to prepare residents for mid and senior level software engineering roles. The expertly designed rigorous curriculum and supportive community immerses residents in modern web technologies, such as React and Node.js, and encourages them to tackle unique and unfamiliar problems to prepare them for the ever-changing tech landscape. In addition to the core curriculum, Codesmith offers an extensive hiring support program that guides residents through the hiring process, including interview strategies, portfolio development, and post-graduation check-ins. According to the most recent outcomes reports (January-June 2021), more than 85% found software engineering roles within the first six months of completing the immersive. Codesmith graduates commonly secure jobs upwards of $115,000 annually. More than 17% of NYC graduates, over 21% of LA grads, and over 23% of Part-Time Remote Immersive grads earned starting salaries upwards of $140,000 (third-party audited & CIRR-certified). Codesmith's mission is to develop an exceptional network of brilliant and collaborative Software Engineers who are passionate about pushing the engineering community forward. With this mission in mind, Codesmith offers numerous payment plans to all applicants and scholarships to women, members of the LGBTQ+ community, minorities, military veterans, prior bootcamp grads, and other underrepresented communities in tech.

Subjects:
React.js, Node.js, JavaScript

Codesmith Reviews

Average Ratings (All Programs)

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4.92/5 (300 reviews)

Anonymous
Software Engineer 2 | Graduated: 2022

8/23/2022

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Full-Time Software Engineering Immersive

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"One of the best decisions I've ever made. Within 3 months of graduation, I was able to land a role that paid 115% more than what I used to earn."

1. Up to date curriculum 2. Deep dives in to the MERN stack 3. Codesmith teaches students how to create new tools and frameworks instead of learning how to use them 4. Hiring support is the best part of the whole experience 5. In the senior phase students... Read More

Anonymous
Frontend Engineer | Graduated: 2022

8/18/2022

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"If you want to launchpad your engineering career, this is the right place to do it"

I chose Codesmith because I perceived it to be the most rigorous program out there with regards to curriculum, portfolio, and job support, and it absolutely delivered on these promises. Here's a breakdown of how each manifested: – Curriculum: the first... Read More

Quyen Ngo Calixto
Graduated: 2022

8/17/2022

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NYC Onsite Immersive

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"Amazing Experience"

I had an amazing experience at Codesmith. It allowed me to connect to so many engineers from all facets of the world. It is an intense program but the applicants they accept as well as the instructors and fellow are all so supportive. I would not be able... Read More

Donald Cross
Software Engineer | Graduated: 2019

8/7/2022

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Full-Time Software Engineering Immersive

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"Learning to code is different for everyone"

I got into Codesmith with 2 months of studying attending every Hard Parts workshop they had. At one point I stood outside a packed workshop room with my ear against the glass just to catch bits and pieces of what was being taught. I got in. It wasn't... Read More

Jose Cervino
Graduated: 2018

7/20/2022

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NYC Onsite Immersive

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"Rigorous & Worth It - there's a reason why they're the best"

I got into Codesmith with 2 months of studying while working full-time, pulling 80 hour weeks. I thought it'd take longer, but they saw something in me. It wasn't an easy full-time experience - a lot of personal mistakes & challenges, but I came out on... Read More

Reland Boyle
Frontend Software Engineer | Graduated: 2021

5/18/2022

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"I made the right choice."

I'm a pandemic career-changer in my early 40s and I left a good, stable job to pursue software engineering. This may have been the most significant decision and the most challenging project of my life. Before I was fully committed to this monumental life... Read More

James Ferrell
Software Engineer | Graduated: 2021

5/11/2022

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Part-Time Software Engineering Immersive

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Job Support

"Extremely challenging, but their system works"

Codesmith was an overall fantastic experience, and it would absolutely be my number 1 recommendation to anyone looking to attend an immersive. Pros -The community is wonderful, literally everyone I met was kind, helpful and committed to learning. -They... Read More

Rachel
Software Engineer | Graduated: 2021

4/13/2022

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Full-Time Software Engineering Immersive

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"Great culture and outcomes"

Codesmith was an excellent experience and for me it was definitely worth it. I attended the full time immersive and it was a lot of long hours and tough work, but ultimately absolutely worth it and truly rewarding. I had already done some self studying... Read More

Jinhee Choi
Software Engineer | Graduated: 2021

10/18/2021

Course
Full Stack Software Engineering Immersive Program

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Job Support

"The best bootcamp for people who want to be software engineers with 120k salary!"

I considered many other bootcamps like fullstack academy, general assembly, etc. but then codesmith hiring outcome came to my attention as codesmith's hiring outcome was the best among bootcamps out there. After going through 12-weeks of program and now... Read More

Melody H
Graduated: 2021

10/14/2021

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CS Prep

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"Effective and Encouraging"

The course is well-structured and provides ample opportunity to clarify challenging aspects through meaningful repetition. The instructors are knowledgeable, personable and passionate. Along with a great community of students, Codesmith offers a learning... Read More

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