How do you choose a coding boot camp in New York that's right for you? New York City is home to 13 full-time coding bootcamps, teaching everything from Web Development to Mobile App Development to FinTech. With so many options to choose from, you should consider factors like your learning style, professional goals, and language preferences.
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The following New York coding bootcamps cover a range of language focuses, teaching styles, and cost.
TurnToTech is a mobile development school located in New York City's Flatiron District. Turn to Tech offers offers 12-week programs in iOS and Android mobile development for $12,000. Women are eligible for a $1000 scholarship. The 12-week bootcamp is followed by an optional six-week internship with one of TurnToTech's partner companies.
The General Assembly Web Development Immersive program is located in Flatiron District, and offers 12-week courses priced at $14,950. One of the largest networks of coding bootcamps, General Assembly will train students in the full-stack and set students up for success in the interview and hiring process. General Assembly also hosts frequent info sessions, so if you're interested in the WDI program, stop by their offices for a live session!
If you don't want to learn Ruby or iOS, there aren't many options for you in New York. Lovers of Python or Android can attend Recurse Center (formerly Hacker School), which is a three-month free school that strays from the popular immersive, instructor-led model where most other bootcamps have found success. What you will get is space, structure, a dedicated learning environment, and a community of other hackers on the same track. Recurse center makes money through recruitment fees if you're hired after the program.
Startup Institute offers a 12-week part-time course in Web Development, with a focus on Ruby on Rails. Startup Institute emphasizes access to experienced mentors who work in the industry, and teaching you the ins and outs of working for a startup- from culture to org structure. Tuition is $9,500 for the 12-week course. Startup Institute also offers 12-week courses in Digital Marketing, Web Design, and Sales and Account Management.
Byte Academy is one of the rare coding bootcamps offering a Python web development curriculum. Byte's full-time program is $10,000 for 12 weeks. Byte also offers part-time options in evenings and weekends with a pay per class model. All women are eligible for a $2000 scholarship, and some candidates may be eligible for Byte's Tuition Deferral Program where they don't pay until they are hired.
If you're interested in learning product management, then Product School is a great option in New York. They teach classes designed for both coding newbies and long-time engineers.
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