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Is learning to code on your 2018 New Year’s Resolutions List? It should be! There will be 1 million more computing jobs than applicants who can fill them by 2020. And a coding bootcamp could be just what you need to make a fresh start in 2018 as a developer. We’ve compiled a list of 16 full-time, part-time, in-person and online coding bootcamps which have upcoming cohorts starting in January and February 2018. Most of these have approaching application deadlines, so submit yours quickly if you want to get a head start in 2018!

Keep in mind that some of these classes may require pre-work that could last anywhere from 1 to 5 weeks. There are always ways to enroll and get into a class if you’re really motivated to do it! These bootcamps all have very friendly admissions teams who are ready and willing to help you figure out what’s best for you.


2018 Coding Bootcamps

Hack Reactor

Competitive coding bootcamp Hack Reactor teaches full stack JavaScript at campuses around the US. The full-time course is 12-weeks long, the part-time course is 9 months long, and both are available remotely. Hack Reactor requires some coding knowledge before you begin, so apply now and start brushing up your skills.

Full time

Part time


The Software Guild

The Software Guild has full-time, 12-week bootcamps starting at all their campuses in January! You can choose to focus on either .NET/C# or Java, depending on what kind of job you want. Apply here!




Tech Elevator

Ohio-based coding bootcamp Tech Elevator gives students the option of learning Java or .NET in their 14-week full-time programs. Time is running out, so apply soon.




Tech Talent South

With roots in Charlotte, North Carolina, Tech Talent South now has 11 campuses around the USA offering the 8-week Full Time and 8-week Part Time Code Immersion bootcamps, which have a focus on Ruby on Rails. Apply here.

Part Time Code Immersion

Full Time Code Immersion


App Academy

Known for having a deferred tuition payment plan, App Academy offers a 12-week full time, Ruby-focused web development course in NYC and San Francisco. If you’re ready, enroll now, or to increase your chance of admission, you can enroll in the App Academy Bootcamp Prep program.

Full Stack Web Development


Fullstack Academy

If you want to learn full stack JavaScript, this could be the course for you. Apply soon to learn for 13 weeks full time at their NYC, Chicago, or online campuses.

Software Engineering Immersive


The Grace Hopper Program

A branch of Fullstack Academy just for women, The Grace Hopper Program offers a deferred tuition payment model to lower the barrier to entry. Apply now and don’t pay until you get a job.

Software Engineering Immersive



Canadian coding bootcamp Brainstation’s applications have closed for their January in-person Web Development cohort, but you can still apply for their 10-week, full-time online program to learn full stack Java Script!

Web Development


General Assembly

With campuses around the world teaching everything from web development to data science and UX Design, General Assembly always has a new class starting. Plenty of campuses offer the flagship 12-week, full-time Web Development Immersive (covering Ruby on Rails and JavaScript) so apply soon to join a January or February cohort.

Web Development Immersive



Los Angeles-based Codesmith expanded to New York in 2017 and offers a 12-week, full time software engineering bootcamp covering full stack JavaScript and computer science fundamentals (including machine learning). Apply before the deadline for the next cohort.

Software Engineering Immersive


Turing School

Denver coding school Turing offers 7-month, full-time programs in Back End Engineering and Front End Engineering, covering Ruby on Rails, JavaScript and more. These cohorts start soon so fill out your application now.

Back-End Engineering

Front-End Engineering



This full-immersion 12-week web development bootcamp covers PHP, JavaScript and more in Irvine, CA. Enroll soon so you have time to complete the 2-week prep course before day 1!

Full-Stack Web Development Bootcamp


Flatiron School

New York City-based bootcamp Flatiron School offers their 15-week, full-time, in-person Software Engineering Immersive program every three weeks (which includes a job guarantee). Or you can enroll in their self-paced online program at any time. Apply now to learn Ruby on Rails and JavaScript.

Software Engineering Immersive



With campuses in Atlanta, GA, and Houston, TX, DigitalCrafts offers 16-week full-time and 24-week part-time courses covering Python and JavaScript.

Full Stack Immersive (full time)

Full Stack Flex (part time)


Hackbright Academy

This software engineering school for women offers 12-week full time and 24-week part-time programs covering Python and JavaScript. It’s too late to apply for their full-time January cohort, but you’ve got time to apply for the next part-time class!

Part-Time Software Engineering



Online coding school Thinkful offers a mix of full-time, part-time and self-paced courses to suit different schedules. Their Engineering Immersion program is 5 months full time, covers full stack JavaScript and includes synchronous class time and collaborative projects. Apply ASAP for the next cohort.

Engineering Immersive


Coder Academy

Australian coding bootcamp Coder Academy offers a six-month Fast Track program covering CS fundamentals, Ruby on Rails, and full-stack JavaScript. The course is accredited with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Authority, and students gain a Diploma of Information Technology. Coder Academy can help international students apply for visas. Apply by the end of January for the next intake.

Fast Track


About The Author

Imogen is a writer and content producer who loves writing about technology and education. Her background is in journalism, writing for newspapers and news websites. She grew up in England, Dubai and New Zealand, and now lives in Brooklyn, NY.

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