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BrainStation

Average Rating4.67
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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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  • Myles
    Myles
    Software Engineer • Graduate • Web Development Bootcamp • Toronto
    Aug 29, 2021
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    Web Development Bootcamp

    Excellent Program if you are planning to do the work. Everything you learn is useful, some of the content seemed out of date or not useful, UNTIL YOU GET INTO THE INDUSTRY. As soon as I got a job out of school I realized how relevant all the content actually is. You need to put in the work to understand the content and be able to use. If you put in the work I can tell you that you will shine at the new company and quickly move up the ranks. I personally have. 
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  • Trinh
    Trinh
    Graduate • Digital Marketing Bootcamp Online • Online
    Aug 27, 2021
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    The instructors and experience made this bootcamp worth it

    Firstly,  If you’re looking to get a diploma from a non-tradition institution in a short time, this bootcamp is it.

    This is an intensive 3-month bootcamp that requires more than 60 hours a week, so only join when you’re prepared to commit. A lot of work, time, and effort need to be put in. Don’t come in expecting to get an easy diploma. Emphasize again because it’s important: you won’t have a life for 3 months if you want to produce good work.

    The curriculum gets updated ve...
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  • Laura Leyshon
    Laura Leyshon
    Graduate • User Experience Design Course • Vancouver
    Aug 26, 2021
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    UX Design

    I really enjoyed my course in User Experience Design with BrainStation. I found my new passion and felt that I learned a LOT in twelve weeks! The instructor and TA’s were very helpful and empathetic with everyone. The students were great and everybody helped each other. 

    Unfortunately, breaking into the industry is very difficult and frustrating with companies wanting 2-3 year's experience for entry level positions. BrainStation has an intense career success program but it would be ...

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  • Shauna
    Shauna
    Client Success • Graduate • Product Management Course Online • Online
    Aug 26, 2021
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    Product Management

    The BrainStation Product Management course greatly surpassed my expectations. It was the perfect combination of lectures balanced with group work, and I really enjoyed both the main instructor and the assistant instructor. They were engaging and helped us learn all of the content! It was also great to meet so many new people coming from different backgrounds to learn the same material - I really enjoyed that aspect! 
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  • Danny
    Danny
    Graduate • Full-Time User Experience Design Bootcamp Online • Online
    Aug 26, 2021
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    Online UX Design Fulltime Diploma

    This program will give you as much as you give it. I went in here prepared to dedicate 12 weeks of my life to nothing but studying, and learning. If you put in the effort, the instructors, TA's, and support staff will help you along the entire way. 

    I came into this program without any real baseline knowledge, but the amount of skills I've learned in the last 12 weeks have really prepared me for a career in UX. I'm a lot more knowledgable and confident in this field than I ever im...
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  • Letícia
    Letícia
    UX/UI Designer • Graduate • User Experience Design Bootcamp • Toronto
    Aug 26, 2021
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    UX Design Bootcamp

    Intensive full-time 3-month program learning end-to-end UX/UI design process.
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  • Eugenio
    Eugenio
    Graduate • User Experience Design Course • Toronto
    Aug 25, 2021
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    Worth every bit of the investment.

    BrainStation was one of the best decisions I made when I was looking to transition from hospitality into a design career. It isn't for everyone, so I would recommend a few things to keep in mind that I'll list below, but if you were wondering if it's worth the money to invest in this Bootcamp with the hopes that you will find employment at the end, you can't really do much better.

    I began with the Web Development full-time diploma, then transition to the User Experience Design pro...
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  • Artem
    Artem
    Software Engineer • Graduate • Web Development • Vancouver
    Aug 25, 2021
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    BrainStation Review

    Overall BrainStation was an incredible experience, all instructors and staff were fantastic, supportive and kind. There was clear direction during the entire process, and the all resources were clearly laid out and readily available. The learning environment was engaging and had ample content, one thing that could have been improved was some parts of the curriculum which could have had more emphasis and focus. 
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  • Mike
    Mike
    Account Manager • Graduate • Web Development Bootcamp • Toronto
    Aug 25, 2021
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    Web Development

    BrainStations web development bootcamp changed my career trajectory entirely. A year ago I was a disgruntled employee at a major Canadian oil company. Now I’m working as an Account Manager in the heart of San Fran tech. I wouldn’t be where I am without the content I learned at BrainStation. Mind you I never intended to be a web developer, I always wanted to work in a customer facing role in tech. But what the web development bootcamp turned me into is the most technically capable member ...
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  • Gabriela
    Gabriela
    Product Designer • Graduate • User Experience Design Course • Vancouver
    Aug 25, 2021
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    UX Diploma Bootcamp

    BrainStation's UX Diploma program is very challenging but one of the most rewarding experiences I have ever had. You will laugh, cry, lose sleep, celebrate and see a whole new side of yourself as a new and talented designer capable of producing amazing work. The content is rich and taught well by industry professionals and leaders in the field. I highly recommend this program to anybody looking to jump head first into the fast-paced world of tech and UX design.
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  • Nirali
    Nirali
    Graduate • Web Development Bootcamp • Toronto
    Aug 24, 2021
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    web developer

    hi , it was an amazing experience, it helps me to think about the tech world my dream came true, just hope to get a good job thanks brainstation and all the education team.
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  • Oliver Levy
    Oliver Levy
    Full stack web developer • Graduate • Web Development • Toronto
    Aug 24, 2021
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    Amazing and personable educators

    I asked a million questions and had them all answered by the amazing educators at Brainstation. I truly believe that this school is exceptional at what they do. I went in not knowing how to write a single line of code and now have a secure job with freelance clients on the side. 
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Updated May 11, 2023
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Updated April 17, 2023
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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. 2,103 BrainStation alumni, students, and applicants have reviewed BrainStation on Course Report - you should start there!

Is BrainStation legit?

We let alumni answer that question. 2,103 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?

Right now, it doesn't look like BrainStation offers scholarships or accepts the GI Bill. We're always adding to the list of schools that do offer Exclusive Course Report Scholarships and a list of the bootcamps that accept the GI Bill.

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You can read 2,103 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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