How to Learn App Development - 11 Bootcamps to Get You Started

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By: The SwitchUp Team
Last Updated: January 10, 2020

Apps development is simply developing useful applications for computing and internet devices. They typically use objective C, C++, Python and Java. Broadly, apps apply to nearly all aspects on the internet. An application can be anything from a flight simulation to a tax spreadsheet. Application Development means any kind of app, but "Apps Development" usually means apps for mobile devices. What you may learn in courses related to apps include cross platform development, interconnectivity, systems integration and end user experience analysis.

Careers in Application Development typically specialize. One quickly growing area of specializations is mobile apps for smartphones, tablets and other small devices. The future of computing looks increasingly characterized by the integration of portability and the internet of things, so apps development is an assured future.  There are a myriad of possible careers in developing applications. As mobile devices become ever more complex, specializing in mobile apps means enhanced job possibilities far into the future. According to glassdoor, average salaries for mobile app developers is $71,603. BLS projects a very healthy 21% increase in apps development occupations over the next ten years.

Browse this list of bootcamps that offer courses and programs in app development.

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Locations: London, Toronto, Vancouver
Courses: UI Designer Professional - VAN, UX Designer Professional - TOR, Digital Marketing Professional - VAN, +27 More
Subjects: AngularJS, App Development, Axure, Career Coaching, CSS +26 More
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RED Academy has full-time courses in 12- or 24-week formats and part-time courses that can be taken in 5- or 10-week formats. They also offer work-study courses in 48- and 96-week timeframes. These unique courses allow students to gain hands-on experience with successful companies while working on their studies.
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Locations: Guadalajara, Mexico City, Monterrey
Courses: Full Stack JavaScript, Full Stack Python, UX & Front-end, +3 More
Subjects: Agile, Algorithms, Android, API, App Development +41 More
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The best blended coders academy in Mexico - A hub where talent, mentors, contents, spaces and employers get connected to create professional development environments - Our learning formula, the perfect balance between classroom teaching, lab work and e-learning - Flipped classroom, theory online & hands-on in class - Holistic skills development, hard & soft skills - Professional portfolio building - Real projects & career week - Weekly workshops & invited speakers - Part-time flex immersive
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Locations: Online
Courses: Learn Java Programming, Learn Python Programming, Java Professional Career Track, +3 More
Subjects: Agile, Algorithms, Apache, API, App Development +59 More
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Ranked #7 on SwitchUp’s Best Coding Bootcamps worldwide, and #3 for Data Science, CodingNomads is a small family-run code school that provides a more personal human experience to help you master in-demand coding skills, and have fun doing it! With a mission to help students of all backgrounds improve their skills to improve their lives, CodingNomads’ affordable tuition, scholarships and various course format options make it the highest quality education at the best value. One...
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Locations: Bristol
Courses: Coding Fellowship Bootcamp (Full-time or Part-time)
Subjects: API, App Development, AWS, CSS, Database Design +14 More
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Develop Me has a comprehensive, project-driven, software development bootcamp with a focus on the web stack (JavaScript, React, Redux, PHP, Laravel, HTML, CSS, TDD, Git, AWS...). Students learn the technologies, tools, processes and skills they need to embark on a career as a Software Engineer – whilst putting together a portfolio of real world project work and making some great connections along the way. The Coding Fellowship can be undertaken in an intensive full-time programme...
Locations: Online
Courses: Java Programmer Bootcamp, Linux System Administrator Bootcamp, Advanced SQL Server Developer, +8 More
Subjects: .NET, Android, AngularJS, App Development, ASP.NET +33 More

Our unique approach combines on-demand streaming with personal facilitation and comprehensive hands-on exercises to assure successful training and competence in the IT workplace. Our support staff provides personal setup assistance, guidance and lab equipment setup for each student. An instructor is assigned to each student to assist in completing lab exercises and to help with any questions about the course content. Our classes are designed to be 50% lecture and 50% hands on exercises. Lab...

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Locations: Online
Courses: Fullstack Javascript Developer
Subjects: App Development, JavaScript, Node.js, React Native, React.js +1 More

Function Camp is a remote (online) Full Stack web & app boot camp that offers deferred tuition, so students only pay once they're earning. Taught by instructors with real-life programming experience, the Function Camp course teaches students how to make websites, apps and ‘backends’ using some of the latest tech. Upon graduation, students will be able to apply for Full Stack developer roles. Function Camp also offers career support and 1 to 1 coaching. Participants...
Locations: Bucharest
Courses: iOS Essentials, Android Essentials, Building Mobile applications with web technologies (Ionic + Angular 2), +1 More
Subjects: Android, App Development, iOS, Mobile

MobileAcademy.ro is one of the first mobile development training companies in Romania. We’re providing iOS, Android, User Experience, Product and Marketing hands-on courses and insights from our experience, that you won’t get in any online course.
Locations: Savannah
Courses: iOS Training Lab
Subjects: App Development, iOS, Mobile, Swift

Please note: This school is closed and is no longer accepting students. The SwitchUp team no longer monitors this page for updates, but historical information is available for reference. Codebase's iOS Training Lab is a 9-week deep dive into iOS development in Swift. Taught via immersive on-site instruction in beautiful Savannah, Georgia (SAGA), students will build and polish a new app every week for the first six weeks using real data via public API's. During...
Locations: Online, Hamilton, Santiago
Courses: App Developer Track, Python Developer Track, Javascript Track, +3 More
Subjects: Algorithms, App Development, CSS, HTML, JavaScript +4 More

Our Code Camps are designed to provide students a fun and unique opportunity to supercharge their computer programming (coding) and enterprise skills. The code camp activities include, introduction to computer programming, game design and web languages, real world game, app and website development working in teams and team physical and problem solving activities. Students are able to build web pages using common HTML tag and CSS properties. They are able to make changes to any...
Locations: Chicago
Courses: CCC iOS Coding Boot Camp
Subjects: App Development, iOS, Mobile, Swift

City Colleges of Chicago iOS Coding Boot Camp is a five-month, part-time progam at Truman College and Kennedy-King College in Chicago, IL. During the course, students will meet 12 hours per week for lecture and lab hours to learn how to design and develop apps with the SwiftTM programming language and Xcode. Qualified participants will have: Previous technical training or experience, familiarity with the iOS environment, ability to commit to attending the five-month class, and...

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