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CareerFoundry

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CareerFoundry is an online bootcamp that offers flexibly paced programs for career changers in web development, UX design, UI design, data analytics, digital marketing, and product management. Headquartered in Berlin but with a global student base, CareerFoundry has provided tech education since 2013. CareerFoundry combines the flexibility of online learning with the guidance of mentors and tutors through their dual mentorship model, training students to become job...

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  • Anonymous
    Student • Intro to UX Design Course • Online
    May 21, 2021
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    Great curriculum!

    This course is so well structured. With every task, you learn new skills in order to start slowly building your understanding of UX. It's so easy to follow and great if you are a beginner. The consistent feedback from a tutor also really helps! Would recommend it for anyone looking to delve into the world of UX!!
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  • Anonymous
    Student • Intro to Data Analytics Course • Online
    May 21, 2021
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    Intro to Data Analytics

    I'm nearly finished with my CareerFoundry Intro to Data Analytics course. It's been a great exploration of the fundamentals of conducting a descriptive analysis, and using Excel. The quality of feedback from my tutor has been incredible, and I've loved the relevant, contemporary examples used in the curriculum. 
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  • Anonymous
    Graduate • Full-Stack Web Development Program • Online
    May 20, 2021
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    Don't do Web Dev course, Do UX/UI!

    Pros:
    - Website: Ok
    - Service: Helpful and quick reply. But when about job related? Sadly not good due to different local market
    - Slack community: Met some interesting fellows

    Cons:
    - Curriculum: Not good enough to get a junior position. Video explanation? The instruction is too plain / strong accent - hardly to understand sometimes. Too much writing and quite confusing sometimes.
    - Job preparation: Too strict and too American...
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    Victoria of CareerFoundry

    Program Advisor

    Jun 06, 2021

    Hi there, 
     
    Thank you for sharing your feedback!
     
    We are sorry that your experience did not match your expectations, and we are always open to feedback in order to improve the product we offer. We would very much like the opportunity to investigate your case further. 
     
    Could you please contact us at feedback@careerfoundry.com 
     
    We look forward to hearing from you and addressing the points raised. 
     
    Best regards, 
     
    Your CareerFoundry Team 
  • Anonymous
    Student • UX Design Program • Online
    May 20, 2021
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    Well supported UX Program

    The best part of the UX Design Program with CareerFoundry (and what made me choose them), is that you can choose your own pace. You have a deadline, true, but it´s established doing the minimum weekly hours of study. 

    Also important is that you spend all the time during your program working on practical projects. So yes, there is a lot to read and digest,  but putting everything automatically into practice makes it much more dynamic. Not only that, you are building your portfolio ...
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  • Anonymous
    UX Designer • Online
    May 19, 2021
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    Great UX Program

    Career Foundry has given me the skills and confidence I need to change careers. I’m excited to become a UX designer with the help of Career Foundry! 
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  • Anonymous
    Student • UI Design Program • Online
    May 19, 2021
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    So happy

    I took a chance on this course after thinking about changing careers for so long.  Before making my decision I spoke to a representative from Career Foundry and an online school in my area in Colorado. Career Foundry offered more flexibility, they were approachable, and have been so caring during my course.  I feel they look out for their students throughout the course. I really enjoy getting feedback from my tutor and mentor because they know what is needed from students in the industry...
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  • Anonymous
    Graduate • UX Design Program • Online
    May 19, 2021
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    UX

    A very good course with a project-based learning approach, with tutors and mentors on a 1-to-1 basis. And a great community of peers to stay motivated and get help.
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  • Anonymous
    UI Design Program • Online
    Apr 26, 2021
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    A comprehensive UI Design Course!

    As someone working in the UX design field, I wanted to expand my skill set and learn more about UI (I already had some fundamental knowledge, but wanted a more of a deep-dive experience). The course gave me exactly what I expected. I also received a lot of feedback and support from my mentor and tutor -- this was extremely valuable for me!
    Since I wasn’t looking for a job, I didn’t take advantage of the career support offered on the course, but have no doubt that if I had, it would ha...
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  • Anonymous
    UX Design Program • Online
    Apr 26, 2021
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    From Data Science to UX Design

    The UX Design Program with CareerFoundry allowed me to successfully transition into the UX design field without any prior knowledge on UX.
    I’ve studied and worked in the data science field for many years before I decided that I want to change my career path where my creative and visual aspirations could be met. The career change process wasn’t easy for me, as I’ve already reached a certain seniority level in the data science field and starting from scratch in a new role meant not only...
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  • Anonymous
    Student • Intro to UI Design Course • Online
    Apr 23, 2021
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    Really enjoyable entry into UI design!

    This was a really great starting point for someone completely new to UI design — like myself!

    By the end of the course I had a set of pixel-perfect mockups for a pretty sweet looking travel app. I worked predominantly with Sketch (but there was also the option to use Adobe XD).

    I think what made the course so good was the seamless interaction with my CareerFoundry mentor and tutor — they really gave a lot of valuable tips and feedback — but...
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  • Anonymous
    Graduate • UI Design Program • Online
    Apr 22, 2021
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    UI Design Program

    My mentors were great and very helpful. I finished my program in 3 months when on average, it can take people a year. I really worked hard in it and I know I did a great job because I loved my projects and designs, and so did my mentors. I believe they even used some of my work as examples to show future students. I really enjoyed the program and the tasks since I come from a design background. The whole reason why I joined the program was because one of the employees told me that Career...
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  • Anonymous
    Research assistant • Graduate • UX Designer • Berlin
    Apr 16, 2021
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    UX Design

    Instructor's feedback's were very helpful for completing the course successfully. I really like the course structure,which is based on learning by doing approach.
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How much does CareerFoundry cost?

CareerFoundry costs around $7,900. On the lower end, some CareerFoundry courses like Digital Marketing Program cost $6,900.

What courses does CareerFoundry teach?

CareerFoundry offers courses like Data Analytics Program, Digital Marketing Program, Full-Stack Web Development Program, Product Management Program and 2 more.

Where does CareerFoundry have campuses?

CareerFoundry teaches students Online in a remote classroom.

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