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BrainStation

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BrainStation offers full-time and part-time courses in data science, design, development, marketing, cyber security and product in New York City, Miami, London, Toronto, Vancouver, and through an Online Live platform. BrainStation’s goal is to empower individuals, businesses, and brands to succeed in the digital age by offering diploma programs, certification courses, and training options across the full digital product lifecycle. BrainStation provides a collaborative...
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  • Nadia
    Nadia
    Graduate • User Experience Design Bootcamp • Toronto
    Jul 02, 2020
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    User Experience Diploma Full Time Online

    I recently graduated from the full-time online user experience diploma program at BrainStation (Toronto). I was taught by Jonathan Lee, Jason Kogan and Joel MacLeod over the course of 12 weeks. The educators are always online and ever ready to help out when needed. This is an extremely challenging yet rewarding course. The course material was relevant to the industry. The pace of the course was fast however, the learning outcomes after 12 weeks are vast and strong enough to make one feel...
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  • Betina
    Betina
    Jul 01, 2020
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    Data Science Online Course

    I took the 5 week part time Data Science Online Live course at BrainStation. Overall it was a great experience and I definitely completed the course feeling more knowledgeable about python and the data science field. I went into the course with 0 python knowledge, just some brief computer science introduction courses from the past. It was definitely a challenging course, but the instructors were really helpful in my learning experience. 

    The final project really tested...
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  • Doana Ruhlmann
    Doana Ruhlmann
    Founder of Mimoolah • Graduate
    Jun 29, 2020
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    Digital Marketing

    Digital Marketing is a study to learn product/brand promotion using electronic device/ internet.  DM uses multiple channes that allows organizations to analyze, promote campaigns, content, strategy to see if it works or  not in real-time.
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  • Abdul Aziz
    Abdul Aziz
    Student • User Experience Design Course • Toronto
    Jun 27, 2020
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    UX Design

    Overall, it was a very well design course for five weeks. I never had a UX designing experience; this course taught me a different type of software and tips that can be very helpful in a professional career. The instructors were experienced and available on slack to help us with our projects. Thank you, Jenna and Sarah, for equipping me with new skills. 
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  • Shin
    Shin
    Airline employee • Graduate • Data Science Course • New York City
    Jun 25, 2020
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    Data Science _ Part time

    This course is 3 month part- time Data Science course . Class is once a week so it fits my work schedule however, it has been a challenging for me to study and learn mathematical and statistical business approach at the same time as coding in Python during my spare time. I highly suggest to those who think of taking this program studying prior to the course at least how to use Python or basic statistics or mathematics. After all, I have achieved to learn many new things and obtained conf...
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  • Sarah McVean
    Sarah McVean
    UX Manager • Graduate • Product Management Course • Toronto
    Jun 25, 2020
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    Great value that builds on your skillset

    Wow, what a great value taking this course has been!

    I am a seasoned product designer with a background in UX/UI but my roles recently have required more product thinking, vision and strategy. I was looking to expand my knowledge about product management and decided to enroll in the 10-week online course at Brainstation.

    Throughout the class, there were so many insights and I acquired through the course content and exercises. I also created a personal product project that d...
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  • Janice
    Janice
    Student • User Experience Design Course • New York City
    Jun 24, 2020
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    UX Design Professional

    A 3-month course built to highlight the foundations of UX Design and its role in the industry. The classes are 3-hours long for once a week. This class is a great starting point for individuals looking to jumpstart a career in UX or gain more perspective in this area of design for fellow peers in the tech and creative industry. 
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  • Y C
    Y C
    Product Manager • Graduate • Data Analytics Course Online • Online
    Jun 24, 2020
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    Data Analytics - Review

    Thrilled to have completed their intensive Data Analytics course. I’m now much more confident in my SQL skills and have experienced Tableau’s power.

    How does this course add value to professionals?

    Very impressed by the calibre, competency, and professionalism of their instructors. You also get free student access to Tableau which is a major plus as well as help setting up MySQL and Tableau which can be a pain if you try to do it on your own.

    As well, there is a stud...
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  • Buthaina Mahmoud
    Buthaina Mahmoud
    Software Engineer • Student
    Jun 22, 2020
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    Product Management Online Course Review

    I chose to do the full-time online Product Management course to better understand and communicate with the different stakeholders about new ideas and software products at my work.
    I was really impressed by the amount of knowledge the course offered, the way it was all organized and most importantly, the way it was delivered. The instructors were very knowledgeable and experienced in the field and had a ton of useful insights and real-world examples to offer on every subject covered. T...
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  • Catherine Chen
    Catherine Chen
    Student • Social Media Marketing • New York City
    Jun 21, 2020
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    Brain Station Search Engine Marketing

    Review for: Brain Station Search Engine Marketing Course (10 Weeks - Zoom)

    This is my second course at Brain Station, and I had another great experience. To anyone who has not taken a course at Brain Station, I would highly recommend it. The culture is completely different from a regular academic experience. The courses are laid-back, relevant, and designed for the real world. The instructors are working in the industry, which is important for digital skill-sets where the field is...
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  • Shane Harbour
    Shane Harbour
    Driver • Graduate • User Experience Design Course • New York City
    Jun 21, 2020
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    UX Design

    User Experience Design course
    Saturday May23 to June20th
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  • Merissa Singh
    Merissa Singh
    Graduate • Online
    Jun 20, 2020
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    Data Analytics

    I took the Data Analytics Online Live course at BrainStation for 10 weeks. In this course you get to learn Excel formats, SQL and Tableau. If you’re more of an advanced user of SQL then this may not be the best suited course for you. This course is geared towards those with little to know experience with SQL or Tableau. I found the course to be a really great intro to these tools, but it would’ve been great to maybe have some more classes focused on SQL. Still I great course though, and ...
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Updated June 01, 2023
As Miami evolves as a tech epicenter, BrainStation Miami is geared up to offer digital skills training at its Wynwood campus and live online. We caught up with the BrainStation team to learn what students can expect from the in-person campus (hint modern classrooms and an inspirational mural in the courtyard!). Learn how to code in Miami with BrainStation to take advantage of their expansive employer network and in-person panels and workshops! What is the Miami tech scene like ...
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BrainStation Alumni Reviews Summary

Based on 2,000+ BrainStation alumni reviews on Course Report, students often highlight the quality of the curriculum, experienced instructors, and effective career support services. Particularly, the Full-Time Software Engineering and Data Science Bootcamps are frequently commended. One reviewer says, "The program was challenging but extremely rewarding, offering real-world projects that truly enhanced my skills." However, some students noted the high cost of courses as a consideration.
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How much does BrainStation cost?

BrainStation costs around $16,500. On the lower end, some BrainStation courses like Social Media Marketing Course cost $2,450.

What courses does BrainStation teach?

BrainStation offers courses like Artificial Intelligence Course Online, Cybersecurity Bootcamp Online, Cybersecurity Course Online, Data Analytics Course and 29 more.

Where does BrainStation have campuses?

BrainStation has in-person campuses in London, Miami, New York City, Toronto, and Vancouver. BrainStation also has a remote classroom so students can learn online.

Is BrainStation worth it?

BrainStation hasn't shared alumni outcomes yet, but one way to determine if a bootcamp is worth it is by reading alumni reviews. 2,171 BrainStation alumni, students, and applicants have reviewed BrainStation on Course Report - you should start there!

Is BrainStation legit?

We let alumni answer that question. 2,171 BrainStation alumni, students, and applicants have reviewed BrainStation and rate their overall experience a 4.67 out of 5.

Does BrainStation offer scholarships or accept the GI Bill?

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You can read 2,171 reviews of BrainStation on Course Report! BrainStation alumni, students, and applicants have reviewed BrainStation and rate their overall experience a 4.67 out of 5.

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PBSS - New York, United States, CIE - Florida, United States, PCC - Ontario, Canada, PTIB - British Columbia, Canada

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