(updated August 2016)
While quitting your job and diving headfirst into your coding education can yield impressive results, we also understand that not everybody can commit to a full-time, 12 week programming bootcamp. Jobs, school, families - life in general can prevent that kind of commitment. For all the students who can’t give 40 hours a week to a code school, we’re outlining some of the best part-time web development bootcamps around. With a variety of price points and locations to choose from, you'll find a program that can get you coding, even with your busy schedule.
Program Length: 10 weeks (6 hours/week)
Locations: New York, NY. San Francisco, CA. Washington D.C. Atlanta, GA. Boston, MA. Chicago, IL. Hong Kong. London, UK. Los Angeles, CA. Melbourne. Seattle, WA. Sydney.
Program Length: 16 weeks (21 hours/week)
Location: Chicago, San Francisco, New York City
Program Length: 8 weeks (8 hours/week)
Locations: Asheville, NC. Atlanta, GA. Charlotte, NC. Dallas, TX, Jacksonville, New Orleans, LA. Phoenix, AZ. Raleigh-Durham, NC., San Antonio, Winston-Salem, Columbus
Program Length: 28 weeks (14.5 hours/week)
Location: New York, NY.
Program Length: 24 weeks
Location: New York, NY
Program Length: 16 weeks (11 hours/week)
Location: Salt Lake City, UT. Provo, UT. Dallas, TX.
Why: Lighthouse Labs’ part-time web course promises to teach the fundamentals of front and back end technologies and to build working web applications. In addition, it’s an opportunity to get involved in Toronto’s growing tech community. At the conclusion, students will be ready to put their skills to use or enroll in deeper programs.
Program Length: 6 weeks (6 hours/week)
Cost: $1500 + tax CAD
Locations: Vancouver, BC. Toronto, ON. Montreal, Calgary, Victoria, London, Halifax
Why: Bitmaker Labs offers part-time courses in Front End Development and UX Design. No matter what technology you choose to pursue you’ll find yourself building valuable projects for your portfolio and resume. Beginners and dabblers are absolutely welcome.
Program Length: 12 weeks (19 hours/week)
Location: Toronto, ON.
Program Length: 26 weeks (19 hours/week)
Location: Honolulu, HI.
Program Length: 16 weeks (3 hours/week)
Locations: San Francisco, CA.
Program Length: 24 weeks
Locations: NYC, Raleigh, Amsterdam, Atlanta, Austin
We Can Code It
Why: We Can Code It offers their immersive full-time bootcamp as a part-time class, which means you'll learn the same skills that you need to become a software engineer, over a few months. The part-time bootcamp also includes career and workplace advice, and culminates with Career Day.
Program Length: 20 weeks
Locations: Cleveland, Columbus
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