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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.

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

(290 reviews)
    3/12/2021
  • Shinan Sun
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Best Decision Ever"

Joining Hack Reactor was hands-down one of the best decisions that I could have made for myself. The program does an extraordinary job of providing students with the tools they need to be successful, both technically and professionally. In-depth lectures,... Read More

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    2/22/2021
  • Andrew Song
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Worth the money, and then some!"

Joining Hack Reactor was hands-down one of the best decisions that I could have made for myself. The program does an extraordinary job of providing students with the tools they need to be successful, both technically and professionally. In-depth lectures,... Read More

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    2/19/2021
  • Anonymous
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Blew away my expectations"

I came in with high expectations and my experience far exceeded those expectations. I have never learned so much in such a short period of time. The culture was very healthy in that in pushed us to the limits of our abilities, and often beyond those abilities,... Read More

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    2/16/2021
  • Anonymous | Software Engineer
  • Graduated: 2020

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"A Great Course if you Have the Right Expectations - Several Caveats"

I am a strong believer in disrupting our traditional education system. Hack Reactor fills an important niche. It is rigorously designed; staff care, but hold you accountable. If you are serious about making a switch to software engineering, then this... Read More

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    2/16/2021
  • Christopher Wilson | Software Engineer
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Hard Work but Worth the Effort"

Hack Reactor is a vigorous course. Long days, long weeks and hard work should be expected from this course but all the work and effort is worth it. I came from a non-technical background, knowing nothing about programming and in the three month course... Read More

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    2/11/2021
  • Matthew Crawford
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Great, highly immersive bootcamp"

First thing first, this program is tough. Expect to spend 70 hours/week working on the material. It's not for everyone. That being said, it was incredibly rewarding. Hack Reactor packs in so much material in such a short amount of time. The quality of... Read More

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    2/11/2021
  • Matthew Schneiderman
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Best Way to Jump Start Career in Software Engineering."

Hack Reactor is an intensive program that really drills in core concepts and replicates the closest experience you can find to a real engineering work environment. I knew from the prep course (prior to the admission exam) that Hack Reactor has a reputation... Read More

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    2/10/2021
  • Tyler Bailey
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Hack Reactor - worth the investment"

I recently graduated from Hack Reactor and have a number of positive things to say about the program as a whole. The program is definitely difficult and you should try your best to prepare as much as possible before starting it. The staff is supportive... Read More

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    2/9/2021
  • Josh D.
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"A Quality Educational Experience"

Hack Reactor is a great program to introduce people to web development and the in's and out's of the Javascript language. The immersive is very structured, with the first half as two-day sprints, introducing different parts of the stack (using Javascript... Read More

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    2/5/2021
  • Mikaela Duguil
  • Software Engineering Immersive
  • Graduated: 2021

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"Financial Agreement"

I went through their premium Prep course, passed the TAA, did the Pre-course and started the Software Engineering Immersive January. Unfortunately, I had to drop from the cohort and decided to re-enroll into the upcoming March one. This is where is gets... Read More

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Hack Reactor's average rating is 4.79 out of 5.0 based on 290 review(s).

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