(updated August 2016)
At Course Report, we field a lot of questions about coding bootcamp cost. From students looking for free coding bootcamps to those wondering if an $18,000 bootcamp is worth it, we understand that cost is important to future bootcampers! While the average full-time programming bootcamp in the US costs $11,451, bootcamp tuition can range from $5,000 to $21,000. So how do you decide what to budget for? Today, we're breaking down the costs of several popular coding bootcamps.
CodeCraft School Cost: $9,500
DevPoint Labs Cost: $11,000
Financing: Mountain America Credit Union
Scholarship: 50% off available for women and $500 for applicants through Course Report
Length: 11 weeks
Pre-work: 15-20 hours remote
Location: Salt Lake City, Provo
Wyncode Cost: $11,500
DigitalCrafts Cost: $12,950
Financing: Skills Fund
Scholarship: $1,000 and $500 Early Enrollment Tuition Credits, $500 for applicants through Course Report
Length: 16 weeks full time onsite
Pre-work: 30-40 hours remote
LearningFuze Cost: $12,995
Coding Dojo Cost: $13,495
Financing: Pave and Upstart
Scholarship: $1000-$1500 for college students, recent college grads, career reinvention, veterans and $2500 for females.
Length: 14 weeks full time onsite
Pre-work: optional online course
Location: Seattle, Silicon Valley, Los Angeles, Dallas
RefactorU Cost: $13,500
General Assembly (Web Development Immersive) Cost: $13,500
Financing: Earnest, Climb, Affirm, or Skills Fund.
Scholarship: Sometimes available. Check out the Opportunity Fund.
Length: 12 weeks full time onsite
Pre-work: 40 hours
Location: San Francisco, Washington DC, New York, Chicago, London, and 10 other locations.
The Iron Yard (Back End Engineering) Cost: $13,900
Financing: Climb Credit, Pave, or Upstart
Scholarship: Diversity scholarship available for underrepresented groups
Length: 12 weeks
Location: Washington DC, Durham, NC, Tampa Bay, FL, Indianapolis, IN, Greenville, SC, San Antonio, TX, Dallas, TX, Houston, TX, Detroit, MI, Cincinnati, OH.
Dev Bootcamp Cost: $13,950 (New York, San Francisco)
$12,700 (Chicago, Austin, Seattle, San Diego)
Financing: Skills Fund, Affirm, Pave, and Upstart.
Scholarship: available for women, veterans, and underrepresented groups
Length: 10 weeks full time onsite
Pre-work: 9 weeks part time remote (required)
Location:New York, San Francisco, Chicago, Austin, Seattle, San Diego
Flatiron School Cost: $15,000
Financing: Payment plans available
Scholarship:Available for students from underrepresented groups
Length: 12 weeks full time onsite
Pre-work: 150 hours (required)
Location: New York
Launch Academy Cost: $15,500
Hackbright Academy Cost: $16,570
(get $3000 back if they place you with a partner company)(women only)
Makersquare Cost: $16,920
Fullstack Academy Cost: $16,810
Hack Reactor Cost: $19,780
Turing Cost: $20,000 (includes laptop)
Galvanize Cost: $21,000
Financing: Earnest, Climb, Skills Fund
Scholarship: Partial and full scholarships based on merit, financial need, or underrepresentation, $500 for applicants through Course Report.
Length: 24 weeks
Pre-work: Take-home pre-challenge
Location: Seattle, San Francisco, Denver, Fort Collins, Boulder, Austin, London
Grace Hopper Academy Cost: $3000 refundable deposit + 22.5% of first year salary (women only)
Length: 13 Weeks
Pre-work: 4 weeks part time remote
Location: New York City
App Academy Cost: $5000 refundable deposit + 18% of first year salary
Coding House Cost: $4000 for living costs + 18% of first year salary
Scholarship: One, 100% scholarship to a female developer per cohort.
Length: 14 weeks (live-in)
Pre-work: 2.5 weeks part time remote
Location: Silicon Valley
Check out these resources for information on how to fund your bootcamp experience:
- Calculate Your Coding Bootcamp ROI
- How Much Should I Spend on Bootcamp Tuition?
- Ultimate Guide to Coding Bootcamp Loans and Financing
- Bootcamp Scholarships for Women
- Bootcamp Scholarships for Veterans
- Exclusive Course Report Bootcamp Scholarships
- 7 Tips to Financially Prepare for a Coding Bootcamp
- The Definitive List of Programming Bootcamp Scholarships
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