Washington D.C. Coding Bootcamps

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By: The SwitchUp Team
Last Updated: October 22, 2019
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The capital of the United States, Washington, D.C. has a growing tech sector and has been ranked as one of the top tech markets in the country. With access to the federal government and tech policy leaders, the D.C. area has attracted entrepreneurs and tech companies alike. Before beginning or growing your tech career in the nation’s capital, consider improving your skills with a bootcamp in the D.C. area. If you’re looking to learn more about web development, bootcamps in the city, such as Flatiron School and General Assembly, offer courses on the subject. For aspiring data scientists, Data Science Dojo, Coding Temple, and The Data Incubator currently offer data science programs.

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1. General Assembly

Locations: Online, Adelaide, Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Brisbane +26 More
Courses: Software Engineering Immersive, User Experience Design Immersive, Front-End Web Development, +10 More
Subjects: Algorithms, Back-End Web Development, CSS, Data Analytics, Data Science +19 More
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes
Accepts GI Bill
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes
Accepts GI Bill

Right off Pennsylvania Avenue lies General Assembly’s D.C. campus, which offers full-time courses, part-time courses, events, and workshops. Around half of GA’s part-time students are funded by employers, and GA offers a loan program for students who can’t cover the cost of tuition.

2. Flatiron School

Locations: Online, Austin, Chicago, Denver, Houston, NYC +3 More
Courses: Online Software Engineering, Online Data Science, Software Engineering, +7 More
Subjects: AngularJS, CSS, Cyber Security, Data Analytics, Data Science +14 More
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes

Flatiron School offers immersive, full-time programs in software engineering and data science. These 15-week programs are designed for individuals looking to change careers, offering individual career coaching, access to a large employer network, and a job-search framework.

3. Data Science Dojo

Locations: Online, Albuquerque, Austin, Barcelona, NYC, Seattle +2 More
Courses: 5-Day Data Science Bootcamp, Remote Data Science and Data Engineering Bootcamp, Data Science for Managers and Business Leaders, +1 More
Subjects: Algorithms, Data Science, Data Visualization, Hadoop, Machine Learning +2 More
Available Online
Flexible Classes
Available Online
Flexible Classes

Data Science Dojo in Washington D.C has a five-day data science bootcamp that covers web development essentials through a hands-on, mentored curriculum and hosts attendees from industry leaders. Data Science Dojo has developed an extensive network and even offers fellowships for nonprofit organizations working in the areas of women’s health, education, and disaster work.

4. Nucamp

Locations: Online, Albuquerque, Athens, Atlanta, Aurora, Austin +86 More
Courses: Full Stack Web and Mobile App Development, Web Development Fundamentals, Front End Web and Mobile Development
Subjects: Angular, Bootstrap, CSS, Express.js, HTML +9 More
Available Online
Flexible Classes
Available Online
Flexible Classes

NuCamp is a web development and programming bootcamp providing programs for both beginners and those seeking advanced training in the field. Depending on the level, courses run four to 22 weeks, with once-a-week meetings on Saturdays and eight to 14 hours of online coursework.

5. The Data Incubator

4.57/5 (23 Reviews)
Locations: Online, Boston, NYC, San Francisco, Washington D.C.
Courses: Data Science Fellowship, Data Science Foundations, Applied Machine Learning, +1 More
Subjects: Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Data Science, Data Structures, Data Visualization +4 More

The Data Incubator – Washington is an eight-week educational fellowship program designed to prepare those who already have a master’s degree or PhD for careers in big data and data science. Since the fellowship’s expenses are paid for by hiring companies, the program is free for admitted fellows.

6. Promotable

4.94/5 (17 Reviews)
Locations: Online, Chicago, Washington D.C.
Courses: Data Analytics, Product Management, Data Jump Start, +1 More
Subjects: Data Analytics, Data Science, Product Mgmt, Python, SQL
Available Online
Flexible Classes
Available Online
Flexible Classes

Promotable in Washington DC offers bootcamps in data science, data analytics, and product management, with each program designed to provide students the knowledge and expertise to excel in these in-demand industries. The programs are part-time, and several tuition payment plans and financing opportunities are available.

2021 Best Washington D.C. Bootcamps received an average 4.00 of 5 based on 1643 reviews.

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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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