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Sabio

Average Rating4.61
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Sabio is a developer community offering 13- or 17-week coding bootcamps in Los Angeles, Orange County, and Online. Sabio trains across the full stack in Mobile, Front End, Back End, Source Control, Database and Development platforms. Its project-based learning curriculum and pedagogy provide a superior training experience that exposes its students to the full software development life cycle. Sabio was founded by tech industry innovators, and today taught exclusivel...

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  • Clark
    Full Stack Engineer • Graduate • Los Angeles
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    Oct 01, 2017
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    The leap of faith that isn't so scary

    If you're anything like I was, you have zero experience writing code and don't know where (and if it's even a good idea) to invest your time and money learning to do so. I had plateaued in my previous career and was looking for something that could offer me more, both in personal satisfaction and financially. Working in tech seemed like a far-fetched idea – I had always assumed you had to be some sort of genius to do so. The fact is, you don't. 

    Sabio starts you off two to three ...

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  • Alexa D.
    Web Developer • Graduate • Full Stack Weekday Training (12 Weeks) • Orange County
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    Aug 18, 2017
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    Love u sabio!!

    ** if you have your life together this review is not for you but feel free to read it anyway**

    In the years before sabio I had hopped from path to path, never fully satisfied with where my life was headed. I had studied accounting, fashion, communications, and felt like i was starting to run out of options. I hated college, and when I got a job in a field I thought I would really enjoy, I hated working too. So I quit my job and was feeling completely and utterly stuck, until I sa...

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  • Brian S.
    Application Systems Developer • Graduate • Full Stack Web Development at Antioch University • Los Angeles
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    Aug 17, 2017
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    Creating Your Own Second Chance

    Summary: Would wholeheartedly recommend. Best investment in myself I've ever made; well employed with a fantastic organization. 

    Most enter into a coding bootcamp looking for a second chance, plain and simple. Whether it be to increase earning potential or seek a more interesting field, the core theme that unites the Sabio community is the fact that everyone who comes through this bootcamp is striving for something better. And Sabio's commitment to this community...

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  • David Laughlin
    Web Developer • Graduate • Los Angeles
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    Jul 25, 2017
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    Fantastic Program; Fantastic People

    Short Version: Top-tier school, incredibly supportive community. I had full-time work within 6 weeks of graduation at $40/hour. Highly recommend!

    I spent a while visiting bootcamps before commiting to Sabio. It was one of only a handful of bootcamps that didn't seem a little fishy (e.g. hiring recent grads to teach). Throughout my experience with them, Sabio's program was exceptionally well thought out, explained, and executed. The staff and instructors were uniformly excellent, ...

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  • Kevin Reevers
    Software Developer • Graduate • Los Angeles
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    Mar 16, 2017
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    Even after graduating, Sabio still delievers

    It's now been three years since graduating from Sabio, and through the frequent professional development courses, they have been a tremendous help in advancing my career. From fireside chats with the top in the industry (Github, Facebook, and Snapchat just to name a few)  to introducing new languages and methods to improve my skills has been a tremendous help. I'm already enthused for what they do with just becoming a developer, but with introducing use cases for implementing Docker and us...

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  • Trey Chrystak
    Software Engineer • Student • Los Angeles
    Sep 27, 2022
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    Sabio Changed My Life

    I truly appreciate everything Sabio had to offer. Before attending Sabio, I knew nothing about software engineering. I entered into the tech world looking for a fast track way to change careers. Sabio assisted me every step of the way in 5 months. They helped me with my LinkedIn profile, resume, interview prep, and even held me accountable in the job search process. I’m proud to say I now work as an SDE Apprentice for Amazon!
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  • Ledwin Batista
    Student • Full Stack Weekday - REMOTE • Online
    Aug 29, 2022
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    Beware

    I'm a Navy Vet and began this bootcamp in May 2022 using the VetTec benefit. Generally, any organization wants to make a good impression so they post everything positive going on, give you a good intro to what you'll be getting into and paint a wonderful picture of what it could be like in the end. 

    To anyone wanting to enroll in a software developer bootcamp, I HIGHLY recommend you do not choose Sabio UNLESS you have a decent amount of experience, you just want some extra help an...
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    Student • Full Stack Weekday Training (12 weeks) • Orange County
    Jun 01, 2022
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    Veterans

    I began with Sabio and was dismissed from Sabio in a matter of weeks. For starters, I'll state what is expected out of you so you have an understanding of that should you decide to proceed. 

    Hours are from 9am-9pm Monday-Friday and 9am-3pm Saturday. You will have a stand up at 9:15 to state what you have accomplished, what you will do in the next 24 hours and what your blockers are (any issues stopping you from proceeding in your work). Then after this meeting(about 10minutes), yo...
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  • Johnathan F
    Fullstack Developer • Graduate • Los Angeles
    Jan 03, 2022
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    In depth Sabio review!

    Okay so I have been out of cohort for a few months now after graduating from Sabio and I've had a good amount of time to digest everything I have done in the past few months while at Sabio. I was looking for a in-depth review prior to starting the program and wasn't able to find much about the program as a whole so I will do my best to inform my future bootcamp grads what they should and shouldn't expect from Sabio! My review will be filled with my honest and transparent thoughts on the ...
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  • Martha D. Ayón
    Web Developer • Student • Part Time Full Stack Web Developer Program • Online
    Oct 30, 2021
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    So glad I decided to give Sabio a shot!!

    Coding saved my life in so many ways and it’s all thanks to Sabio (School of Software Engineering) that I’m able to live a comfortable life financially while advancing my career as a software developer. After going to an information session I quickly realized that Sabio was a “good” coding bootcamp - legitimate in reputation in the tech industry and of course accredited, multiple scholarships, a deferred tuition program (which I feel speaks to their efforts in making the tech space more ...
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  • Koree Scott
    Associate Quality Engineer • Graduate • Full Stack .Net Back-End with React Front End • Online
    Oct 28, 2021
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    Fast Track Into Tech

    Sabio is a fast-track into the tech world. Its more efficient than spending 4 years at a university studying computer science, having to take random classes and prerequisites before you can even begin learning about coding. It's more efficient than learning on your own and spending time going down all the rabbit holes and learning all sorts of random things that may or may not be useful when it comes to landing a job. Sabio tells you exactly what to learn and how long to spend learning i...
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  • Conner
    Associate Consultant • Graduate • Full Stack .Net Back-End with React Front End • Online
    Oct 27, 2021
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    I Got A Job 2 Days After Graduating - Best Coding Bootcamp

    I got a job as a software developer no more than 2 days after finishing Sabio's coding boot camp. The curriculum has been well prepared for all types of learning, which includes videos, articles, exercises, lecture and one on one instruction. Weekdays you have access to instructors who are excellent at there craft from 9a-5p to help you through road blocks and understand the material better. At the end of the course you work on a startup companies web application that you can put on your...
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Sabio Alumni Outcomes

82%
Employment Rate
93%
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$65,000
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Below is the 180 Day Employment Breakdown for 39 graduates included in report:
180 Day employment breakdown
Employed in-field82.0%
Full-time employee82.0%
Full-time apprenticeship, internship or contract position0.0%
Short-term contract, part-time, or freelance0.0%
Started a new company or venture after graduation0.0%
Not seeking in-field employment3.0%
Employed out-of-field5.0%
Continuing to higher educationN/A
Not seeking a job for health, family, or personal reasonsN/A
Still seeking job in-field10.0%
Could not contact0.0%
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Sabio Scholarships

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Qualifying Courses

  • Full Stack Node.js with React (Los Angeles)

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Jess Feldman
Published January 02, 2023
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Jess Feldman
Published November 29, 2022
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Jess Feldman
Published October 19, 2022
When Fabian Tovar left the U.S. Marine Corps, he took it as an opportunity to start a new career in software engineering. By using his military benefits, Fabian discovered he was able to fund a coding bootcamp tuition. Find out why Fabian has no regrets about choosing Sabio, and how that intensive coding bootcamp prepared him for a tech apprenticeship at AWS!  Why Fabian Chose Sabio What in...
Liz Eggleston
Published September 14, 2022
Welcome to Ask a Career Coach, an advice column where real bootcamp career coaches take a minute out of their busy days to answer a question from a Course Report reader. Today, Nancy Her, the Career Counselor at Sabio, is answering a question about the pros and cons of freelancing or contracting after a coding bootcamp.  Nancy and her team support every student during the last two weeks of S...
Jess Feldman
Published August 01, 2022
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Jess Feldman
Published July 20, 2022
Robert Salas was a US Army vet with an MBA when the pandemic had him pivoting into tech. Thanks to Sabio’s Deferred Tuition plan, Rob was able to enroll in the online bootcamp to get a foundation in software engineering. After Sabio, Rob was accepted into the highly competitive Microsoft Leap Apprenticeship Program, and has since landed a full-time Software Engineer role at Microsoft! Rob sha...
Liz Eggleston
Published July 07, 2022
After 8 years in the Marine Corps, Sterling “Meri” Meriweather began college during Covid, but quickly realized it wasn’t the right fit for his career goals. Using his veterans benefits, Meri enrolled at Sabio in order to launch a career in software engineering. Now a Software Engineer at Amazon Web Services (AWS), find out if Sabio was worth it for Meri. Plus, Meri shares his tips for other ...
Liz Eggleston
Published June 30, 2022
Learn what these five bootcampers wish they had known before they went to a bootcamp – how expectations met reality, how they actually got their first jobs, what surprised them about the teaching style, and whether the experience at Coding Temple, General Assembly, Sabio, DigitalCrafts, and Springboard was worth it to these graduates. Meet Our Panel of Bootcamp Alumni: Zach studied R...
Liz Eggleston
Published May 31, 2022
Let’s dive into AWS for beginners! Jacob from Sabio joins to explain Amazon Web Services, one of the largest providers of cloud hosting services in the world. If you’re researching coding bootcamps, then you’ve inevitably come across AWS a bootcamp curriculum – Jacob will explain how engineers use AWS on the job, the pros and cons of this prolific technology, and how to get started learning A...
Jess Feldman
Published April 01, 2022
Course Report · March 2022 Coding Bootcamp News Roundup What was the buzz in the bootcamp industry this March? So far, 4.35 million Americans have quit their jobs this year, and many are making career changes. We’re rounding up the latest news about how bootcamps are helping these folks meet their career goals, and a new apprenticeship program that caught our eye. This March, two new org...

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Sabio costs around $15,000. On the lower end, some Sabio courses like Node.js Full Stack with React cost $9,500.

Where does Sabio have campuses?

Sabio has in-person campuses in Los Angeles, Orange County and Riverside. Sabio also has a remote classroom so students can learn online.

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Sabio was approved by the State of California Bureau for Private Post Secondary Education in July of 2016. We pay our annual license fees to BPPE and we submit annual Student Performance Fact Sheet to the state of ca every Dec.
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