Google’s Android OS is the most used mobile operating system in the world, and the little green robot has been winning hearts and minds for years now thanks to its high customizability and flexible open source developing options. Android programmers work in the Android Studio and develop Android apps using SDK manager, fetching up to $155,000 per year. It’s no surprise that you would want to learn how to develop for Android- do your research with Course Report’s list of top Android bootcamp and developer classes.

Eleven Fifty

Why: Students get the chance to build three ‘billion dollar apps’ based on Snapchat, Evernote, and Tinder and learn the fundamentals of Android and Java coding. Plus, courses take place at founder Scott Jones’ beautiful mansion and each 12 hour day comes jam packed with challenging work and delicious provided meals. What’s not to love about this weeklong course?

Where: Indianapolis, IN.

Cost: $2500

Program Length: 7 days

 

Code Chicago

Why: For more casual learners, Code Chicago might just be the ticket. The course meets once a week for 12 weeks. Students will tackle both iOS and Android as well as HTML/CSS and JavaScript. If you’re just trying to figure out what you like, Code Chicago provides a comfortable learning environment for students to pursue their interest. Come as a beginner, leave with well-rounded programming skills, ready to take your next step.

Where: Chicago, IL.

Cost: $2000

Program Length: 12 weeks (Tuesdays)

 

Turn To Tech

Why: Located in New York City, Turn To Tech offers bootcamps and classes in a variety of subjects. Their Android bootcamp promises to get students programming fluently with Java and using the Android Software Developer Kit (SDK) with confidence. Their JustCode system allows students to focus on coding rather than complex setup or tool installation.

Where: New York, NY.

Cost: $3000

Program Length: 12-16 weeks (full time), 8 weeks (part time)

 

Big Nerd Ranch

Why: Big Nerd Ranch has a variety of locations and subjects. When it comes to Android, there is an introductory 5 day Java class to get you started as well as an intensive course. The 5 day bootcamp is geared towards developers who already know Java and are ready to explore Android in-depth by building apps, learning how to debug, and unlocking the power of Android developer tools.

Where: Atlanta, GA. Monterey, CA.

Cost: $4200

Program Length: 5 days

 

Bloc

Why: Bloc has long been considered one of the leaders when it comes to online coding education and it’s no different when it comes to Android. Students have the choice to learn over 12, 24, or 36 weeks. Bloc’s program promises to teach students to develop complex apps, master Java programming, and utilize practical tools to get apps working the best they possibly can.

Where: Online

Cost: $4999

Program Length: 12 weeks (other options available)

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