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Hack Reactor

Courses: Hack Reactor Remote + Blockchain, Part Time Software Engineering Immersive, Software Engineering Immersive, Software Engineering Premium Prep

Locations

Online, Boulder, Denver, Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Los Angeles, NYC

About Hack Reactor

Founded in 2012, Hack Reactor is a 12-week immersive coding school providing software engineering education, career placement services, and a lifelong network of professional peers. Hack Reactor has campuses in San Francisco, Austin, Los Angeles, and... Read More

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Job Outcomes

$84,374
Average in-field starting salary
77%
Employment rate in-field
84%
On-time graduation rate
Employment Breakdown
Employed in Paid in-field positions 77%
Full-Time Employee 68%
Full-Time Apprenticeship, Internship or Contact Position 8%
Hired by school in-field 6%
Employed in other positions 2%
Started a new company or venture after graduation 1%
Short-term contract or part-time position 0%
Not Employed 18%
Unemployed and still seeking a job 18%
Unemployed and not seeking a job 4%
Non-reporting 1%

This bootcamp uses the CIRR methodology. All CIRR members use a standardized, one-page format. To ensure complete accuracy, CIRR reports account for each enrolled student. You can compare outcomes with other CIRR members side-by-side. Learn more about CIRR.

Courses

Hack Reactor Remote + Blockchain

  • Cost: $17,980
  • Duration: 12 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Blockchain technology is revolutionizing how everyday digital transactions are managed. Think BITCOIN. It's changing the face of software development and has the potential to disrupt countless industries in the very near future.

Hack Reactor has incorporated Blockchain curriculum exclusively in their online coding bootcamp (Hack Reactor Remote) cohorts to empower our student programmers upfront, on the heels of this emerging technology. This program takes the time-tested curriculum and transformative experience of our campus-based immersive, and makes it accessible to students all across the world.

The program is built by top engineers and is offered in a 12 weeks full-time or 9 months part-time format. By joining Hack Reactor for this course, you can be among the new generation of successful job seekers to master Blockchain and add this competence to your skillset.

Subjects: Cryptocurrency, Blockchain and Crypto, Blockchain, JavaScript

Part Time Software Engineering Immersive

  • Cost: $17,980
  • Duration: 36 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

The Hack Reactor at Galvanize immersive coding bootcamp is focused on building autonomous, fully capable software engineers. The Remote Part-Time program offers the same curriculum, program and quality as Hack Reactor's immersive programs, but provides greater flexibility. The first half of the course is often described as “drinking from a firehose” because of how much information it packs in. In the second half, you use your new skills to build projects, while learning new technologies on the fly.

Students will learn the fundamentals of CS, Full Stack JavaScript, Inheritance Patterns, Algorithms, Browser Animation, D3, Angular, API frameworks, CSS frameworks, JS frameworks, Deployment and Authentication, Application Design/Development, and Job Searching skills.
By the end you will be an autonomous engineer, capable of tackling unique, unfamiliar problems and building complex applications.

Subjects: CSS, Git, jQuery, MongoDB, MySQL, Software Test Automation, AJAX, Functional Programming, MVC, Test-Driven Development (TDD), React.js, Algorithms, AngularJS, Node.js, Express.js, JavaScript

Software Engineering Immersive

  • Cost: $17,980
  • Duration: 12 weeks
Locations: Online, Boulder, Denver, Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Los Angeles, NYC
Course Description:

The Hack Reactor at Galvanize immersive coding bootcamp is focused on building autonomous, fully capable software engineers. Every unit in our curriculum has been pored over numerous times to optimize for educational power and efficiency. The first half of the course is often described as “drinking from a firehose” because of how much information it packs in. In the second half, you use your new skills to build projects, while learning new technologies on the fly.

During the program, you will learn the fundamentals of CS, Full Stack JavaScript, Inheritance Patterns, Algorithms, Browser Animation, D3, Angular, API frameworks, CSS frameworks, JS frameworks, Deployment and Authentication, Application Design/Development, and Job Searching skills - and more!

Galvanize Career Services Managers will prepare you for your post-graduation job search. From leading in-class workshops to holding private study hours, our managers will help you establish career goals and continually monitor your progress throughout the program. The career prep curriculum teaches personal branding, networking, job searching, and interviewing skills.

By the end of the course, you can expect to have a strong, unique Github portfolio, online profiles, and a resume that reflects your value in the job market as an autonomous engineer capable of tackling unique, unfamiliar problems and building complex applications. Post-graduation, you’ll receive ongoing support from Hack Reactor at Galvanize after graduation, including access to career meetups, daily GitHub pushes and employer referrals.

Subjects: CSS, Git, HTML, jQuery, MongoDB, MySQL, Software Test Automation, AJAX, Functional Programming, JSON, MVC, Test-Driven Development (TDD), React.js, Algorithms, AngularJS, Database Design, Express.js, JavaScript, Data Structures

Software Engineering Premium Prep

  • Cost: $250
  • Duration: 5 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Our Premium Prep program is designed to transform participants from beginners to having mastery of basic JS fundamentals and crucial skills needed by anyone learning to code. The program includes over 100 hours of live supported learning in a 100% ONLINE group setting using various online tools to connect with staff and peers. The cost of Premium Prep can be applied as a credit towards tuition for any participants who join any Hack Reactor at Galvanize Software Engineering Immersive program.

Hack Reactor also offers free basic prep and a mentored prep option, which you can learn more about here: https://www.hackreactor.com/prep-programs.

Subjects: JavaScript

Hack Reactor Reviews

Average Ratings (All Programs)

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4.79/5

(298 reviews)
    9/18/2021
  • Chi Chan | Software Engineerer
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Is it worth the money?"

If you're reading through this review, it means you're in the same spot that I was in 6 months ago. In a traditional 4 year university, it will cost an upward of 20 - 40k. In addition to the cost, it is the time. Time is a limited resource that a lot... Read More

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    9/17/2021
  • Zadok Kim
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Hack Reactor will train you to be a Software Engineer and not just another bootcamp grad."

Alright y'all ngl the program is very difficult, you will have no semblance of a life for about 3 months. You will see more of your classmates than your own friends and family for three months but you will not regret it. I went in not expecting much,... Read More

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    9/17/2021
  • ISAIAH | SOFTWARE ENGINEER
  • Graduated: 2021

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"HACK REACTOR WAS GREAT!"

Hack Reactor is the best coding program in the country. It will prepare you for the tech industry as a software engineer. When you graduate you will be an expert at the problem-solving process, debugging, and git work flow.

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    9/15/2021
  • Tasnim Azad
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2020

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"Absolutely worth it!!!"

I had zero knowledge about coding, and I did not know where to start. So I joined premium prep at Hack Reactor. The course is designed to teach you the javascript fundamentals, and it is very well structured. Other bootcamps have similar courses. I chose... Read More

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    8/12/2021
  • Chris McClelland | Software Engineer
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Great overall experience"

I started with their Premium Prep Course ($250 tuition, goes toward full course tuition if accepted). Before this, I had no experience with JavaScript or web development. The prep course was easy to follow and the support offered from the Premium option... Read More

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    8/3/2021
  • Claire
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Software Engineering Immersive - Great Experience!"

The Software Engineering Immersive at Hack Reactor exceeded expectations. The instruction for Javascript fundamentals and lectures were all very engaging and enjoyable. It's amazing how much knowledge you absorb in a matter of three months. Not only that,... Read More

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    8/3/2021
  • Anonymous
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Great support and worth every penny!"

I just graduated from their full-time immersive program and I can say it is one of the smartest choices I ever made for myself! It was BEST spent 12 weeks and 18k. I come from a completely different field (non-STEM) and I had zero coding experience until... Read More

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    8/1/2021
  • Zachary Sawyer | Software Engineer
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Remote Full-time Eastern"

I just graduated and I can confidently say that Hack reactor exceeded my expectations. Like many I suspect, I debated heavily whether these were skills I could learn on my own, through self-study. Perhaps, given a lot more time, I could have acquired... Read More

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    6/19/2021
  • Dylan Reid
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Hack Reactor ATX"

Pros: -Excellent instruction. There were 2 instructors and about 4 TAs for a group of 7 students, so the level of help and instruction was pretty great. The instructors were both brilliant and super warm. -Amazing learning environment. -High quality peers... Read More

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    6/17/2021
  • Mark Valdez
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"A great place to build your software engineering foundation!"

I've had nothing but good experiences joining Hack Reactor. It helped me become more autonomous in creating new projects and learning new technologies. As a result, this has made me a lot more career driven and I'm more ready to apply myself in the future.... Read More

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Hack Reactor's average rating is 4.79 out of 5.0 based on 298 review(s).

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