How to Learn Data Structures - 98 Bootcamps to Get You Started

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Last Updated: August 23, 2019

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

A good understanding of data structures and algorithms is essential to many software engineering and data science careers. Data structures are a way to maximize and store data so that operations — such as inserting, deleting, and storing data — can be performed efficiently.

There are a number of reasons that it is important for beginner engineers to make sure that a data structure lesson is part of their curriculum. Many competitive tech companies focus on data structures in their technical interviews. A solid understanding of data structures and algorithms will also help you write code more quickly and efficiently, because you’ll have the tools necessary to solve complex software problems.

Looking for bootcamps that provide training in data structures? Highly-ranked programs include Thinkful, The Tech Academy and Lambda School. SwitchUp has compiled verified alumni reviews that range from 1 to 5 stars for programs that teach data structures and algorithms. Our comprehensive guide to data structures and algorithms will help you kick-start your research. Be sure to check out all individual reviews and rankings before making your decision.

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Le Wagon runs immersive coding bootcamps in over 45 campuses worldwide. The web development course is designed to teach students the necessary skills to land a job in software development or product management - or prepare them to create their own startup. Students following the data science course will learn in-demand skills, from Python to advanced Machine Learning, enabling them to join a Data Science team. Le Wagon's courses are either full-time or part-time and...
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Springboard is an online learning platform that prepares students for the tech industry’s most in-demand careers with comprehensive, mentor-led online programs in software engineering, data science, machine learning, UI/UX design, cybersecurity, and more. We act as a support system, coach, and cheerleader for working professionals who are ready to level-up or make a major career shift. All Springboard courses are 100% online, remote, and self-paced throughout an average of six to nine months. The Springboard...
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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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Locations: Online, Los Angeles, San Jose
Courses: Software Development Onsite Full-Time Bootcamp, Cybersecurity Online Part-Time Bootcamp, Data Science & Visualization Online Part-Time Bootcamp, +6 More
Subjects: .NET, AJAX, AngularJS, ASP.NET, ASP.NET MVC +47 More
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Founded in 2012, Coding Dojo has helped 8000+ students advance their career in tech. One of the only bootcamps in the world to teach 3 full-stack technologies in a single 14-week program, graduates go on to be hired by companies like Amazon, Expedia, Microsoft, and more. An industry-leading curriculum that's matched to regional job demand, students choose to learn 3 full-stack languages, choosing from Java, JavaScript, Python, and C# depending on location and program. Students...

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Courses: Full-Time C# and .NET Framework Boot Camp, Full-Time Cyber Security Boot Camp, Full-Time Front-End Web Developer Boot Camp, +18 More
Subjects: .NET, Agile, Android, ASP.NET, ASP.NET MVC +31 More
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The Tech Academy offers full and part-time boot camps that can be studied online from anywhere in the world. There are no set start dates or study schedules – students can enroll anytime and study on their own schedule. None of The Tech Academy's bootcamps require any tech background or experience. Students study at their own speed with Tech Academy Instructors available to help when needed. Instructors review code and assist in debugging. The Tech...
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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)
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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
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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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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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