How to Learn Algorithms - 132 Bootcamps to Get You Started

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Last Updated: August 23, 2019

Find a bootcamp to learn coding algorithms with this comprehensive guide. Browse verified reviews, read job outcomes, and compare top-rated programs.

Want to build the best foundation in software engineering or data science? A great place to start is with computer science fundamentals, such as algorithms. A solid understanding of data structures and algorithms solve software engineering problems, and write code that solves it quickly and efficiently.

Fortunately, many coding bootcamps now incorporate fundamentals such as algorithms into their curriculum. This is a big help to students when it comes time to job search. Bootcamp grads who have studied coding algorithms tend to perform better on interview test problems and whiteboard interviews.

Looking for bootcamps that teach Computer Science fundamentals, such as algorithms? Highly-ranked programs include Thinkful, Hack Reactor, App Academy and DigitalCrafts.

Learn More: SwitchUp has compiled verified alumni reviews that range from 1 to 5 stars for bootcamps that teach coding algorithms. Our comprehensive guide to data structures and algorithms will help you kick-start your research. Be sure to check out all individual reviews, photos, and community discussions before making your decision.

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Courses: AI Programming with Python, Al Product Manager, Android Basics, +30 More
Subjects: Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Blockchain, Blockchain and Crypto, Business +19 More
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Udacity is the trusted market leader in talent transformation—changing lives, businesses, and nations by creating job-ready digital talent. With over a decade of experience, our expert content empowers learners to take on the challenges of innovation with confidence in as few as 10 hours per week, at their own pace, when and where it’s convenient. Our approach to talent transformation incorporates projects based on real-world scenarios, guided by personalized mentor support with a focus on...
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Locations: Online, NYC, San Francisco
Courses: 16-Week Campus Software Engineering Program, Bootcamp Prep, 24-Week Online Full-Time Software Engineering Program, +2 More
Subjects: Algorithms, CSS, Data Structures, Design Principles, DevOps +17 More
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App Academy is a coding bootcamp that offers online and on-campus training programs with no tuition cost until you are hired as a Software Engineer earning over $50,000. The career changing outcomes that App Academy has produced since being founded in 2012 is a major reason why it’s considered the most respected coding school in the industry. App Academy has placed over 4,500 people in full-time Software Engineering roles at average salaries of $101,000 in...
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Locations: Online, Adelaide, Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Brisbane +26 More
Courses: Data Analytics, Data Analytics Immersive, Data Science Immersive, +12 More
Subjects: Algorithms, Back-End Web Development, CSS, Data Analytics, Data Science +20 More
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General Assembly offers a range of full-time, part-time, and self-paced courses. They have a number of financial assistance options available including loans and scholarships. For many of the programs, students are given a career coach and the opportunity to attend various networking events.
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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, Blockchain, CoffeeScript +19 More
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Founded in 2012, Hack Reactor provides immersive software engineering education, career services, and a large network of professional peers. To date, the school has more than 8,000+ graduates who’ve been hired by more than 2,500 companies around the world. Hack Reactor coding bootcamps are challenging, life-changing, and designed to fit your schedule and skill level. They train students using a computer science and coding curriculum that models the exciting work being done in the software...
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Locations: Online, Boston, Chicago, London, Miami, NYC +2 More
Courses: Cybersecurity Certificate Course, Data Analytics Certificate Course, Data Science Certificate Course, +16 More
Subjects: A/B Testing, Agile, Algorithms, API, Business +46 More
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Brainstation provides a collaborative, project-based learning experience with training options across the full digital product lifecycle, including data, design, development, marketing, and product. Established in 2012, BrainStation has worked with innovative companies to develop cutting-edge, real-world digital education.

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Locations: Online, Los Angeles, NYC
Courses: Full-Time Software Engineering Immersive, NYC Onsite Immersive, CS Prep, +2 More
Subjects: Algorithms, AWS, CSS, Data Structures, Database Design +19 More
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Codesmith’s Software Engineering Immersive program is an advanced residency designed to help individuals launch a meaningful, high-level career in Software Engineering. They offer full-time (12-week) and part-time (38-week) immersive software engineering programs online in every time zone, as well as their full-time NYC Onsite. In addition, Codesmith offers a variety of other resources from free beginner workshops, part-time prep courses, the CSX learning platform and an endlessly supportive community. The top-rated Software Engineering Immersive programs...
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Locations: Online
Courses: Software Development Program
Subjects: Algorithms, Career Coaching, Command Line, CSS, Data Structures +8 More
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Microverse offers an online, full-time, Full Stack software development program that trains you to become a software developer for no upfront cost. Microverse believes that learning should be accessible to everyone, no matter where you live. Their methodology uses remote collaborative learning and mastery learning so students worldwide can learn together and support one another. At Microverse, each student works with a pair programming partner, standup team, mentor, code reviewers, a dedicated Student Success team,...
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Locations: Online, Bordeaux, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille +2 More
Courses: Cyber Security Essentials, Cyber Security Fullstack, Data Essentials, +2 More
Subjects: A/B Testing, Algorithms, Apache, Artificial Intelligence (AI), AWS +17 More
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Become a highly-skilled Data professional with hands-on training programs and a complete career follow-up. With a specific program, you will get a basic knowledge of Cybersecurity. Depending on your initial skill level and your career goals, you can select from 4 different programs. You will learn the state-of-the-art technologies in artificial intelligence, mastering the entire Data pipeline and the basics of Cybersecurity issues to go further in your Tech knowledge.
Locations: Lisbon, Porto, Terceira Island
Courses: 14-Week Intensive && Immersive Full-Stack Programming Bootcamp
Subjects: Agile, Algorithms, CSS, Data Structures, Database Design +15 More

Founded in Lisbon in 2015, this Portuguese-born social impact startup is focused on reprogramming lives through the empowering teaching of code. Strongly committed to snatching talented minds out of unemployment && || dead-end jobs, they currently host a regular 14-week intensive && immersive full-time full-stack programming bootcamps in 4 different campus within the Portuguese territory (Lisbon, Oporto, Fundão && Terceira Island). Their regular programming bootcamps welcome n00bs of all ages (over 18) && backgrounds -...
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Courses: Free Coding Course: Intro to HTML and CSS, Full Time Backend Development, Full Time Data Science, +1 More
Subjects: Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Back-End Web Development, Computer Science Fundamentals, CSS +14 More
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Bloom Institute of Technology is an online coding bootcamp that trains people to become software engineers, data scientists, or back end developers. The school offers full-time, 6-month programs for Web Development and Data Science, and a 9-month program for Backend Development, which is jointly developed by BloomTech and Amazon. Throughout the rigorous programs, students will demonstrate mastery of core front end and back end technologies as well as computer science fundamentals. Remote classes are live...

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