Los Angeles Coding Bootcamps

Best of 2020: Rankings, Reviews, and Courses

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By: The SwitchUp Team
Last Updated: October 22, 2019
2020 best coding bootcamp

Los Angeles is most commonly thought of as the hub of the entertainment industry. However, the tech industry in LA is growing faster than many realize. Since 2015, Los Angeles has ranked third as a leading entrepreneurial hub. If you’re interested in pursuing a career in web development, top-rated bootcamps such as Codesmith, Hack Reactor, and Sabio will help you learn the skills necessary for a junior-level position. Product School and General Assembly offer intensive training courses in product management, digital marketing, and data analytics, with courses at Product School specifically focused on training individuals for management positions.

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1. Galvanize

4.33/5 (169 Reviews)
Locations: Online, Austin, Denver, Los Angeles, NYC, San Francisco +1 More
Courses: 12-Week Software Engineering Immersive (Full-Time), 19-Week Software Engineering Online Immersive with JavaScript and Python (Full-Time), 36-Week Software Engineering Immersive (Part-Time)
Subjects: AJAX, Algorithms, AngularJS, CSS, Data Science +18 More
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes
Accepts GI Bill
VET TEC Provider
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes
Accepts GI Bill
VET TEC Provider

Galvanize can help start your career in web development or data science with the help of a full-time immersive bootcamp. Graduates join an alumni network of 2000+ that have gone on to work at 1000+ companies. Galvanize also offers select part-time and online courses.

2. Sabio

4.44/5 (68 Reviews)
Locations: Online, Culver City, Irvine, Los Angeles
Courses: Full Stack Web Developer
Subjects: Angular, API, C#, CSS, Cyber Security +3 More
Verified Outcomes
Verified Outcomes

Sabio’s part- and full-time programs are dedicated to providing students the expertise in software engineering and coding necessary to meet the needs of the growing technology industry in Southern California. Sabio defers tuition until graduates are employed with a minimum salary of $45,000; it also accepts VA benefits.

3. Nucamp

4.76/5 (667 Reviews)
Locations: Online, Albuquerque, Athens, Atlanta, Aurora, Austin +87 More
Courses: Back End, SQL, DevOps w/Python Bootcamp, Front End Web and Mobile Development, Full Stack Web and Mobile App Development, +2 More
Subjects: Angular, Bootstrap, CSS, Express.js, HTML +9 More
Available Online
Flexible Classes
Available Online
Flexible Classes

NuCamp Los Angeles provides accessible and affordable part-time bootcamps for students with all levels of coding backgrounds, from beginner to advanced. Beginner web development bootcamps are offered monthly and connect students with an extensive professional network and weekly workshops on Saturday afternoons to accommodate working adults and full-time students.

4. The Dev Masters

4.97/5 (31 Reviews)
Locations: Irvine, Lacey, Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Monica +1 More
Courses: Data Science for Professionals, Mastering Applied Data Science, Project Based Learning, +1 More
Subjects: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Big Data, Data Science, Machine Learning, Matplotlib +2 More
Available Online
Available Online

The DevMasters offers four bootcamps running from one to 16 weeks to provide educational Applied Labs for data scientists, machine learning engineers, and artificial intelligence engineers. The DevMasters strives to educate scientists and engineers so they can fill the gap between academic learning and actual market demand.

2020 Best Los Angeles Bootcamps received an average 4.63 of 5 based on 935 reviews.

Bootcamp Highlights

Looking for a school with specific qualities? We've awarded merit badges to schools in several key areas:

Available Online

Offer either part-time or immersive courses that are available online. This includes courses that are offered temporarily online due to COVID-19.

Verified Outcomes

Offer a job outcomes report that was independently verified by a third-party auditor.

Flexible Classes

Offer self-paced, part-time, or evening classes.

Job Guarantee

Offer guaranteed job placement after graduation, or the student's tuition is refunded. Visit the official school site for related terms and conditions.

GI Bill

Approved to accept GI Bill funds according to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.

VET TEC Provider

Approved as a VET TEC Provider according to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.

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