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Practicum offers Software Engineer, Data Analyst, Data Scientist, and Quality Assurance Engineer programs. We help people with versatile backgrounds learn a new profession online and kickstart a sustainable career in tech. Practicum stands on the quality... Read More

Practicum offers Software Engineer, Data Analyst, and Data Scientist program. Program costs range between $4,200 and $12,500. Each bootcamp includes full access to an interactive online platform, real-life projects, tutor support from experienced developers, code reviews, online webinars, and live coding sessions. Whether you need help with a task or just a bit of encouragement, there'll always be someone ready to help you.

More than 5,000 students have already chosen Practicum. Our students graduate with professional certificates and portfolios with 6 to 15 projects to show to potential employers. With an average employment rate of 87%, our Career Acceleration program provides graduates with the competitive edge they need to succeed. From resume-building to job offer negotiation, we’ll be with you every step of the way.

Courses

Software Engineer

Cost: $10,000
Duration: 46 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Over this 10-month course, you'll acquire the skills you need to become an excellent software engineer. You'll work on six real, industry-level projects: a webpage made with HTML & CSS; an adaptive website; an interactive social network; a website built with React, a back-end server using Node.js; and a full-fledged independent web application. From the very beginning, we teach our students not only how to code properly, but also how to work with all the professional tools used in the industry — learn as you work, work as you learn. Using this knowledge, you'll fill your GitHub account with polished projects that meet industry standards and catch the attention of employers.

In addition to educational projects, you will work on case studies for real companies, add professional-level projects to your portfolio, and get a chance to receive recommendations for LinkedIn.

Practicum bootcamp stands on the quality of the programs; if you don't secure a position within six months of graduating, we'll refund your money — guaranteed.

You will get:
- A comprehensive curriculum covering both hard and soft skills

Theory and practice will take place on our interactive platform. You'll learn how to implement page layouts, code in JavaScript, build user interfaces with React, develop website infrastructure, and debug code. You'll also learn how to communicate with coworkers and clients effectively.

Each course is capped by an independent project, and at the end of the program, you'll complete a project incorporating everything you've studied.

Project submission deadlines will come every two to three weeks. To keep up, you should be prepared to devote about 20 hours per week to your studies.

- Tutor support and code reviews

Practicum’s tutors work in leading tech companies, so they understand the industry and its best practices like the back of their hands. They make regular group video calls with students. And you can always ask for one-on-one meetings if you need help on a project or are seeking career advice.

A professional software engineer will check each line of your code to make sure it works the way it's supposed to and conforms to industry best practices.

- Career Prep course and Career Acceleration program

Students will have the opportunity to enroll in our free Career Prep course and Career Acceleration program. Participants will learn how to write a standout resume and a cover letter, create LinkedIn and GitHub profiles, make a professional portfolio, and other employment pro tips. There are one-to-one sessions with a career coach to develop a job search strategy, and 4+ free hours of mock interviews to gain the confidence to nail a real one. We stay in touch during the first two months of employment, to make sure you are confident in your new position.

- Community

More than 5,000 students have already chosen Practicum. With your community of peers always accessible via Slack, expert technical assistance, and ongoing emotional support, you'll never feel alone. We stay in touch during the first two months of employment, to make sure you are confident in your new position.

Tuition:
Upfront cost: $10,000
Monthly cost: $1,100

Subjects:
JavaScript, Web Development

Data Analyst

Cost: $8,000
Duration: 30 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Over this six-month course, you will master the skills required to become a data analyst and build a portfolio of 12 projects. The projects are based on real data from various industries (e-commerce, taxi services, advertising, and more) and are designed to highlight a range of skills relevant to business analytics, hypothesis testing, and presenting results.

Project topics include:

- User preferences for a music-streaming service. Find out how the popularity of different musical genres varies depending on the time of day and the day of the week.
- Customer churn for a carsharing service. Identify probable causes of customer churn and test your hypotheses.
- Operational efficiency of an online store. Compare monthly online sales in two cities and produce a report with operational metrics.

In addition to educational projects, you will work on case studies for real companies, add professional-level projects to your portfolio, and get a chance to receive recommendations for LinkedIn.

Practicum bootcamp stands on the quality of the programs; if you don't secure a position within six months of graduating, we'll refund your money — guaranteed.

You will get:
- A comprehensive curriculum covering both hard and soft skills.

Theory and practice will take place on our interactive platform. You'll learn to work with data using Python, work with databases using SQL, formulate and test hypotheses, identify patterns, and draw conclusions. You will also learn how to communicate with colleagues and stakeholders effectively.

Each course is capped by an independent project, and at the end of the program, you'll complete a project incorporating everything you've studied.

Project submission deadlines will come every two to three weeks. To keep up, you should be prepared to devote about 20 hours per week to your studies.

- Tutor support and code reviews

Practicum’s tutors work in leading tech companies, so they understand the industry and its best practices like the back of their hands. They make regular group video calls with students. And you can always ask for one-on-one meetings if you need help on a project or are seeking career advice.

A professional data analyst will check each line of your code to make sure it works the way it's supposed to and conforms to industry best practices.

- Career Prep course and Career Acceleration program

Students will have the opportunity to enroll in our free Career Prep course and Career Acceleration program. Participants will learn how to write a standout resume and a cover letter, create LinkedIn and GitHub profiles, make a professional portfolio, and other employment pro tips. There are one-to-one sessions with a career coach to develop a job search strategy, and 4+ free hours of mock interviews to gain the confidence to nail a real one. We stay in touch during the first two months of employment, to make sure you are confident in your new position.

- Community

More than 5,000 students have already chosen Practicum. With your community of peers always accessible via Slack, expert technical assistance, and ongoing emotional support, you'll never feel alone.

Tuition:
Upfront cost: $8,000 upfront
Monthly cost: $1,300

Subjects:
Data Analytics

Data Scientist

Cost: $12,500
Duration: 38 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Over this nine-month course, you will master the skills required to become a data scientist and build a portfolio of 15+ projects based on real data from a range of industries: e-commerce, taxi services, mining, and more.

Project topics include:

- Predicting traffic levels. Train an algorithm that predicts the severity of daily traffic jams.
- Select an ad to display on a community page. If the community has multiple sponsors, you'll want each user to see the ad they're most likely to click on. Your algorithm will predict how likely each click is.
- Predict available time slots for a courier. Train an algorithm for a courier service that predicts which time slots will be used on a particular day.

In addition to educational projects, you will work on case studies for real companies, add professional-level projects to your portfolio, and get a chance to receive recommendations for LinkedIn.

Practicum bootcamp stands on the quality of the programs; if you don't secure a position within six months of graduating, we'll refund your money — guaranteed.

You will get:

- A comprehensive curriculum covering both hard and soft skills.

Theory and practice will take place on our interactive platform. You'll learn to work with data using Python, work with databases using SQL, formulate and test hypotheses, identify patterns, and draw conclusions. You will also learn how to communicate with colleagues and stakeholders effectively.

Each course is capped by an independent project, and at the end of the program, you'll complete a project incorporating everything you've studied. Project submission deadlines will come every two to three weeks. To keep up, you should be prepared to devote about 20 hours per week to your studies.

- Tutor support and code reviews

Practicum’s tutors work in leading tech companies, so they understand the industry and its best practices like the back of their hands. They make regular group video calls with students. And you can always ask for one-on-one meetings if you need help on a project or are seeking career advice.

A professional data scientist will check each line of your code to make sure it works the way it's supposed to and conforms to industry best practices.

- Career Prep course and Career Acceleration program

Students will have the opportunity to enroll in our free Career Prep course and Career Acceleration program. Participants will learn how to write a standout resume and a cover letter, create LinkedIn and GitHub profiles, make a professional portfolio, and other employment pro tips. There are one-to-one sessions with a career coach to develop a job-search strategy, and 4+ free hours of mock interviews to gain the confidence to nail a real one. We stay in touch during the first two months of employment, to make sure you are confident in your new position.

- Community

More than 5,000 students have already chosen Practicum. With your community of peers always accessible via Slack, expert technical assistance, and ongoing emotional support, you'll never feel alone.

Tuition:
Upfront cost: $12,500
Monthly cost: $1,500

Subjects:
Data Science

Quality Assurance Engineer

Cost: $4,200
Duration: 20 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Over this 5-month course, you'll acquire the skills you need to become an excellent QA Engineer. As a QA Engineer student, you'll have the opportunity to work on five real, industry-level projects including a web site, mobile application, database, and API - all specially written for the program to mimic popular apps. These projects will allow you to gain valuable experience working with bugs, preparing you for success in the industry. You will also have the chance to try to crash the applications, write bug reports, and automate testing to ensure that all products meet quality standards.

Project topics include:
- Web Application Testing: Attempt to crash the Urban Routes application, find interface bugs, and write bug reports in Jira.
- API Testing: Work with the Urban Grocers API to ensure proper connection between backend and frontend.
- Databases Testing: Test the API with Postman, understand REST architecture, JSON, and HTTP request and response structure to ensure correct functioning with the database.
- Mobile Testing: Use the Android Studio emulator to try and crash the Urban Grocers application.
- Testing Automation: Automate test writing with Routes and Selenium to ensure continuous improvement in GitHub.

In addition to educational projects, you will work on case studies for real companies, add professional-level projects to your portfolio, and get a chance to receive recommendations for LinkedIn

Practicum bootcamp stands on the quality of the programs; if you don't secure a position within six months of graduating, we'll refund your money — guaranteed.

You will get:
- A comprehensive curriculum covering both hard and soft skills

Theory and practice will take place on our interactive platform. You’ll learn how to test a variety of products, such as web applications, web APIs, and mobile applications. The program will equip you with a variety of technical skills, with introductions to databases, file systems, the console, web protocols, JavaScript, and much more. You'll also learn how to communicate with coworkers and clients effectively.
Each course is capped by an independent project, and at the end of the program, you'll complete a project incorporating everything you've studied.
Project submission deadlines will come every two to three weeks. To keep up, you should be prepared to devote about 20 hours per week to your studies.

- Tutor support and code reviews

Practicum’s tutors work in leading tech companies, so they understand the industry and its best practices like the back of their hands. They make regular group video calls with students. And you can always ask for one-on-one meetings if you need help on a project or are seeking career advice.
A professional QA engineer will check each line of your code to make sure it works the way it's supposed to and conforms to industry best practices.

- Career Prep course and Career Acceleration program

Students will have the opportunity to enroll in our free Career Prep course and Career Acceleration program. Participants will learn how to write a standout resume and a cover letter, create LinkedIn and GitHub profiles, make a professional portfolio, and other employment pro tips. There are one-to-one sessions with a career coach to develop a job search strategy, and 4+ free hours of mock interviews to gain the confidence to nail a real one. We stay in touch during the first two months of employment, to make sure you are confident in your new position.

- Community

More than 5,000 students have already chosen Practicum. With your community of peers always accessible via Slack, expert technical assistance, and ongoing emotional support, you'll never feel alone. We stay in touch during the first two months of employment, to make sure you are confident in your new position.

Tuition:
Upfront cost: $4,200
Monthly cost: $900

Software Engineering (Front-End)

Cost: $10,000
Duration: 46 weeks
Locations: Online
Course Description:

Over this 10-month course, you'll acquire the skills you need to become an excellent software engineer. You'll work on six real, industry-level projects: a webpage made with HTML & CSS; an adaptive website; an interactive social network; a website built with React, a back-end server using Node.js; and a full-fledged independent web application. From the very beginning, we teach our students not only how to code properly, but also how to work with all the professional tools used in the industry — learn as you work, work as you learn. Using this knowledge, you'll fill your GitHub account with polished projects that meet industry standards and catch the attention of employers.

In addition to educational projects, you will work on case studies for real companies, add professional-level projects to your portfolio, and get a chance to receive recommendations for LinkedIn.

Practicum bootcamp stands on the quality of the programs; if you don't secure a position within six months of graduating, we'll refund your money — guaranteed.

You will get:
- A comprehensive curriculum covering both hard and soft skills

Theory and practice will take place on our interactive platform. You'll learn how to implement page layouts, code in JavaScript, build user interfaces with React, develop website infrastructure, and debug code. You'll also learn how to communicate with coworkers and clients effectively.

Each course is capped by an independent project, and at the end of the program, you'll complete a project incorporating everything you've studied.

Project submission deadlines will come every two to three weeks. To keep up, you should be prepared to devote about 20 hours per week to your studies.

- Tutor support and code reviews

Practicum’s tutors work in leading tech companies, so they understand the industry and its best practices like the back of their hands. They make regular group video calls with students. And you can always ask for one-on-one meetings if you need help on a project or are seeking career advice.

A professional software engineer will check each line of your code to make sure it works the way it's supposed to and conforms to industry best practices.

- Career Prep course and Career Acceleration program

Students will have the opportunity to enroll in our free Career Prep course and Career Acceleration program. Participants will learn how to write a standout resume and a cover letter, create LinkedIn and GitHub profiles, make a professional portfolio, and other employment pro tips. There are one-to-one sessions with a career coach to develop a job search strategy, and 4+ free hours of mock interviews to gain the confidence to nail a real one. We stay in touch during the first two months of employment, to make sure you are confident in your new position.

- Community

More than 5,000 students have already chosen Practicum. With your community of peers always accessible via Slack, expert technical assistance, and ongoing emotional support, you'll never feel alone. We stay in touch during the first two months of employment, to make sure you are confident in your new position.

Tuition:
Upfront cost: $10,000
Monthly cost: $1,100

Subjects:
CSS, HTML, JavaScript, Front-End Web Development

Practicum: Coding bootcamps Reviews

Average Ratings (All Programs)

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4.88/5 (164 reviews)

charlie jose rodriguez
Graduated: 2023

1/19/2023

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Software Engineering (Front-End)

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"First time coder since highschool"

The curriculum is great, informative, and I appreciate that it switches from lesson to practice then finally a final project to put what you learned recently to the test. The community is very active they utilize slack in order to connect and engage you... Read More

Hugo Tomita
Data Science | Graduated: 2023

1/19/2023

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Data Scientist

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"Great Program and Community!"

Trying to learn Python and data science on my own was a real struggle. I had attempted it a number of times over the past couple of years but always found myself feeling overwhelmed by the sheer amount of information out there. It's hard to know where... Read More

Angel Baez
Graduated: 2023

1/19/2023

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Software Engineer

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"Practicum Software engineering program"

I am a full-time employee working at Uber and some other companies that use the same business model. The reason I decided to become a programmer started a few years ago, thing that became a little bit difficult since I had to move from my home country.... Read More

SEKHAR
Graduated: 2023

1/19/2023

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Software Engineer

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"Excellent Bootcamp"

I joined Practicum Software Engineer bootcamp with the sole purpose of learning end to end web development. I tried many programs (from youtube videos to other freely available bootcamps) to get minimum knowledge in web development. In all these programs,... Read More

Anthony Ranieri
Graduated: 2023

1/18/2023

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Software Engineer

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"I LOVE IT!!!"

Practicum has been a life changing experiment for me. The entirety of the program has taught me so much and I am not even half way done with the course. The material is amazing and all the tutors and community managers are super nice and are always there... Read More

Leonid
Web-developer | Graduated: 2022

12/23/2022

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Software Engineering (Front-End)

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"A lot of information, but it's cool!"

Let me start by saying WOW! This is a really good course. It exceeded all my expectations, although I am still studying and I still have 4 months of study. I had study experience: I graduated from college with a degree in programming (but this was not... Read More

Chris Lantigua
Graduated: 2022

12/20/2022

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Software Engineer

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"Way better than college education"

I joined practicum because I did not agree on how college does things. I believe college is obsolete, outdated, and inefficient. I started going to college in 2016 and graduated in 2020 with a associates degree in computer science. At this time, this... Read More

Oiziah Joyce
Package Handler | Graduated: 2022

11/29/2022

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Software Engineer

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"Fun and challenging"

Pros: It’s a fun learning experience it’s difficult to not pay attention to the material s presented. It doesn’t require a-lot of time per week to learn I only take 20 hours per week to learn the material. Cons: It may take time for some people to understand... Read More

colburn sanders
software engineer | Graduated: 2022

11/28/2022

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Software Engineer

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"An Immersive Experience"

I will have to say that I thoroughly enjoy this platform. Practicum offers something unique that I realized other boot-camps do not offer and that is the time invested in their platform that brings in depth content, theory, and challenges along the way.... Read More

Ben Linn
Office Manager/ Software Engineer | Graduated: 2022

11/28/2022

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Software Engineer

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"Practicum 100% Suggest!"

My name is Ben Linn and I joined Practicum Software Engineer program in August of 2022. I wanted to learn coding and gain knowledge in the areas I love which is all things computers and tech, gizmos, and gadgets. What better way to do so then go to the... Read More

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