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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. Codesmith offers a 12-week Full-Time Immersive in both onsite and remote settings,... Read More

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 (July-December 2020), the median starting salary of Codesmith NYC graduates is $120,000. 80.3% of graduates are hired within 180 days of graduation. LA grads also demonstrated one of the top results, with 83.1% of graduates landing their first roles within 180 days post-graduation at a median starting salary of $116,500 (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 female engineers, 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

Codesmith Reviews

Average Ratings (All Programs)

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4.92/5 (295 reviews)

Carlos Botero-Vargas
Software Engineer | Graduated: 2021

3/30/2021

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"Amazing program, results speak for themselves!"

Codesmith is an environment where knowledge is built upon hard work, indeed, but most importantly, kindness. In all my time there I never received but words of encouragement, inspiration, and guidance. Every instructor and volunteer seem fully committed... Read More

Junie
Graduated: 2021

3/30/2021

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CS Prep

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"CS Prep"

As someone who has only been coding for a little over a month, this course was very challenging. I was overwhelmed at times, but the support I got from the instructor and classmates were extraordinary. My instructor Sophie was incredibly responsive and... Read More

Catherine L.
Graduated: 2021

3/23/2021

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CS Prep

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"Great course if you're planning on committing to the Codesmith Immersive"

Pros: - Great Curriculum: CS Prep teaches you the Hard Parts of Javascript and prepares you for the technical interview of the Codesmith Immersive. It provides a great starting point for students to understand the field of software engineering, as you... Read More

Dave
Graduated: 2021

3/18/2021

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CS Prep

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"CS Prep"

Before joining CS Prep I was under the impression that I was decent at JS, but I clearly didn't know what I didn't know. My instructor (Shout out to Matt) was awesome and honest. He didn't make up something on the spot, if there was something he didn't... Read More

Anchi Teng
Graduated: 2021

3/18/2021

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CS Prep

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"Recommend CodeSmith CS Prep"

I attended CodeSmith CS Prep 2 weeks program. The program is structured very well. The instructor is knowledgeable and knows how to guide learners to build up their own coding logics step by step. CodeSmith provides a supportive platform so I can get... Read More

Anonymous
Full Stack Software Engineer | Graduated: 2021

3/3/2021

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Full Stack Software Engineering Immersive Program

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"Intense, in-depth curriculum with great post-grad hiring support."

I spent about 3 months preparing and studying to get into this program, and it was absolutely worth it. You'll be paired up amongst other prospective and seasoned engineers who're all ready to truly hit the ground running. Once the program is over, you'll... Read More

Anonymous
Software Engineer | Graduated: 2020

2/12/2021

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Full Stack Software Engineering Immersive Program

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"Changed my life!"

Codesmith is a great program for those who are ready to put in the work to become a software engineer. Codesmith's way of instruction can feel rough at times, but because they push their students out of their comfort zone, that's why Codesmith is so successful.... Read More

Garrett Lee
Senior Software Engineer | Graduated: 2020

2/3/2021

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Full Stack Software Engineering Immersive Program

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"Exceptional Culture and Results"

Codesmith's immersive program was an unforgettable experience. Not being given the answers to everything is quite uncomfortable, and can be quite overwhelming at times, but couldn't think of a better group of people to go through it with. The level of... Read More

Anonymous
Software Engineer, Engineering Fellow | Graduated: 2020

2/3/2021

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Full Stack Software Engineering Immersive Program

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"Incredible Growth Experience"

Codesmith teaches its residents how to take on any new software technologies quickly and efficiently - not through memorizing syntax, but understanding the logic and how the code works under the hood. Its curriculum facilitates deep dives into central... Read More

Anonymous
Software Engineer | Graduated: 2020

2/2/2021

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Full Stack Software Engineering Immersive Program

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"By far your best choice"

Summary: its most likely going to be the hardest thing you've done in your life. None of it is easy. Getting in to Codesmith is hard, graduating Codesmith is hard (the 75+ hour weeks are no joke). Getting HIRED after Codesmith is going to be even HARDER.... Read More

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