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Sabio

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Founded in 2010, Sabio is a tech training provider offering 13- and 17-week full-time coding bootcamps and a 21-week part-time bootcamp in Los Angeles, Orange County, and online. Sabio specializes in Mobile, Front End, Back End, Source Control, Database, and Development platforms across the full stack, and students can specialize in Node.js or .Net to help jumpstart their careers. By incorporating project-based learning into its curriculum, it offers students a compre...
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  • Paulina Maleszewski
    Digital Analyst • Graduate • Full Stack Weekday Training (12 weeks) • Los Angeles
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    Mar 28, 2018
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    YOU can change your life in 6 months!

     

    I worked in the Mortgage Industry prior to hearing about Sabio. I was feeling unsatisfied in my current job and honestly quite bored. (no new challenges) I had a friend who completed Sabio and got a shiny new career with Virgin America. I was so impressed and had to go to a meetup. Honestly, I did probably the bare amount of research on Sabio because I had so much information through my friend and once I met Gregorio/Liliana... I was hooked. Their energy was so strong, supportive...

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  • sam
    sam
    student • Student • Los Angeles
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    Mar 14, 2018
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    Not recommended

    I am sure the instructors know how to write code an and develop websites, but teaching students to do the same is not their strong suit. The entire class felt like an online session. Something you didn't need to sit 4 hours in a classroom to learn. In fact, 60% of class time was spent researching the  answers for oneself because the instructions and directions were not clearly written or stated. Receiving any viable information from the instructors about the course material was compa...

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  • Ian Rocha
    .NET Developer • Graduate • Full Stack Weekday Training (12 Weeks) • Orange County
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    Jan 26, 2018
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    Killer program!

    A quick background... I spent over 5 years working in a sales/operations position for one of the world's largest eyewear companies. After a mass-layoff, and realizing I DIDN'T want to stay in that industry, I started picking up basic HTML, CSS, Javascript, and JQuery courses online to see if it was something I'd be interested in. I really enjoyed it and wanted to learn more, but didn't want to go to college as it seemed like a waste of time and money, and it didn't seem too promising in te...

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  • Lisa kalaidjian
    Software Developer • Graduate • Full Stack Weekday Training (12 weeks) • Los Angeles
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    Jan 06, 2018
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    Sabio is the best!

    Story time! When I finished high school I didn't know what I wanted to do. I tried for a vet tech first cuz it wouldn't take too long to get a certificate and start working. So I enrolled in the classes. But! In the very first class of the very first day, my professor stood up and said, "Alright class! We'We're going to start off by dissecting some cat bodies that were donated by....". So immediately I started panicking and had to leave the room. I did not go back. Next I went for an administ...
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  • Wyatt Elliott
    Wyatt Elliott
    Full Stack Application Developer • Full Stack Web Development at Antioch University • Los Angeles
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    Nov 10, 2017
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    Full Stack Application Developer

    Sabio is one of the best career moves I've made. I really can't thank Gregorio, Liliana, and the whole staff enough for the invaluable experience. Even after graduating, the job support was tremendous, and helped me land two full stack development job offers within a month of graduating. I am still in daily contact with the staff and the friends I made while attending Sabio.

    About me: I came from a tech background doing QA, and had been wanting to become a software developer for ...

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  • Garrick Kwong
    Garrick Kwong
    Clinical Software Engineer • Graduate • Full Stack Weekday Training (12 weeks) • Los Angeles
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    Nov 06, 2017
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    Invaluable Instructions From Great People

    I honestly wouldn't be where I am today without the help, guidance, mentorship and leadership provided to me by Sabio. The daily instructions and random mini lectures provided to me by my instructor played such a key role in my success. Sabio's phililosophy isn't just to help you figure out how to do something, but to also understand the 'magic' that happens behind the scenes. That is why I was able to do so well during my phone screens and interview processes. Being able to articulate intel...
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  • Jae Phan
    Jae Phan
    Application Developer • Graduate • Full Stack Weekday Training (12 Weeks) • Orange County
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    Oct 22, 2017
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    Sabio Will Get You There!

    Here's my story, right after high school I wasn't sure what I wanted to do with my life. So I decided to become a server (since they make decent living off tips, sure why not?). After being a server for four years and complaining on why food took so long to come out of the kitchen, I went and became a chef for the next 6 years.

    So how and why did I decide to go into software development? Well, one day my computer got a virus. My roommate at the time luckily was really into techno...

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  • Clark
    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
    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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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%
salary breakdown

Sabio Scholarships

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

Recent Sabio News

Jess Feldman
Jess Feldman
Updated December 29, 2023
2023 was a bit of a rollercoaster year! We re rounding up the most impactful news we saw about coding bootcamps in 2023. Follow along as we highlight 2023 s top trends and break down the year s biggest coding bootcamp acquisition, fundraises, and initiatives. Plus, we re sharing our predictions for 2024 — from tech hiring to AI skills to bootcamp tuition financing! Course Report 2023 The Year in Review for Coding Bootcamp News 2023 Course Report in Numbers We added 113 new schools ...
Jess Feldman
Jess Feldman
Updated November 30, 2023
Skills training in the classroom and on the job continues to gain steam in November. With the rise in apprenticeships, there s also continued momentum behind skills-based hiring. In honor of Veteran s Day, we share a few initiatives helping military veterans get into tech careers. Plus, read recent news in the Online Program Manager (OPM) world and find out which 6 new bootcamps we added to the Course Report directory in November. Course Report November 2023 Coding Bootcamp ...
Jess Feldman
Jess Feldman
Updated December 07, 2023
After his service in the US Army, Christian Govero sought work-life balance, flexibility, and affordability when he chose to learn software engineering at Sabio . He attended in-person at their Downtown Los Angeles location and was instantly connected to a vibrant community network of alumni. Even though Chris started at Sabio with no coding experience, he was prepared for his first role as a Software Engineer at an awesome consulting firm, which he landed just a few days after ...
Jess Feldman
Jess Feldman
Updated November 10, 2023
Sabio offers online and in-person coding bootcamps, so what can you expect from their Downtown Los Angeles campus? Selva Miranda, a Sabio instructor (who is also a Sabio graduate!) gives you a personal tour of the LA campus. Get a glimpse of the classrooms and communal areas, and hear Selva s advice for choosing between Sabio s in-person and online bootcamps. Selva, you are actually a Sabio bootcamp grad from an in-person cohort back in 2017! What inspired you to switch your career ...
Jess Feldman
Jess Feldman
Updated December 05, 2023
Kick-start your career in tech by taking advantage of an exclusive Black Friday or Cyber Monday promo code. Plenty of coding bootcamps offer special discounts during the holiday season, making this a great time to invest in your future. If you miss the window on any of these holiday deals, head to our exclusive coding bootcamps scholarship page for more savings on your tuition! We will continuously update this list as we learn of more deals, so check back frequently to find the ...
Jennifer Krupp
Jennifer Krupp
Updated June 13, 2023
As an Admissions Counselor at Sabio , I work with prospective students through the admissions process, answering questions and guiding them through enrollment. But before Sabio, I spent many years in admissions at traditional universities. Recently, I ve been flooded with questions about gap years and weighing the choice between a college degree vs a coding bootcamp. Let s dive into the pros and cons of taking a gap year after high school to attend a coding bootcamp! Pros and ...
Jess Feldman
Jess Feldman
Updated May 18, 2023
For anyone considering a career in tech, learning JavaScript will likely be key to landing your first job. But how long does it really take to learn JavaScript? Zachary Lynch, a Sabio graduate-turned-instructor, lays out the timeline of how long it takes to go from coding newbie to JavaScript mastery. Zach also shares his insights on how much JavaScript you need to learn to land your first developer role, and how Sabio is helping students with the heavy lifting of learning how ...
Liz Eggleston
Liz Eggleston
Updated May 16, 2023
Everyone starts learning to code as a beginner but if you're new to tech, will a coding bootcamp work for you? While a few bootcamps tout low admissions rates and are meant for students with programming experience, the vast majority of bootcamps actually cater to beginners! Small class sizes, project-based learning, networking, and dedicated career coaching are all standard at coding bootcamps, making bootcamps a perfect option for beginners. The data how many coding bootcampers ...
Jess Feldman
Jess Feldman
Updated March 30, 2023
Course Report March 2023 Coding Bootcamp News Roundup Happy Women s History Month! This March on International Women s Day, we hosted a live Q&A with four bootcamp alumnae to hear about their career changes into tech and their tips for other women considering pivoting into tech. Layoffs at big tech companies continued through March, but despite this turbulence, IT hiring predictions for Q2 2023 are looking strong. The popular veterans benefit, VET TEC will wrap up at the ...
Jess Feldman
Jess Feldman
Updated May 10, 2024
As a response to the COVID pandemic in 2020, most in-person bootcamps quickly transitioned to online or remote classrooms. In 2024, hybrid classrooms and immersive online learning continue to be popular, but in-person bootcamp options are available again. If you ve been waiting for an in-person classroom to start your career change, then here are the 32 in-person coding bootcamps with campuses in the U.S. 3 Reasons to Go to In-Person Coding Bootcamp In-person learning may ...
Liz Eggleston
Liz Eggleston
Updated March 27, 2023
In honor of International Women's Day this year, we hosted a Live Alumni Q&A featuring four women who broke into tech by attending bootcamps! The panel answered real questions from the audience like What inspired these women to make a career change into tech and why they chose bootcamps like General Assembly , Sabio , LearningFuze , and Skillcrush ? What does mentorship look like for women making career changes into tech? Are you ever too old to make a career change into tech? ...
Jess Feldman
Jess Feldman
Updated April 04, 2023
Sabio s remote part-time bootcamp format offers students the same job-relevant curriculum as the full-time program, but with additional flexibility. Robert Johannes, Sabio s Director of Admissions, takes us through the part-time program from the real world project that students will build to the career support that part-time graduates can expect. Find out how to choose between Sabio s part-time vs full-time formats, and Robert s 3 tips for making the most of the online, ...

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Sabio Alumni Reviews Summary

Based on 250+ Sabio alumni reviews on Course Report, the school is highly regarded for its comprehensive software engineering program. Alumni praise the program for its deep dive into languages and technologies like JavaScript, HTML, CSS, React, .NET Core, and SQL, and for equipping students with both front-end and back-end development skills. One review encapsulates this sentiment: "Sabio not only equips you with a comprehensive skill set in programming but also goes the extra mile in providing job placement resources." However, the intensive nature of the program requires significant commitment and effort.
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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.
FAQs

How much does Sabio cost?

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.

Is Sabio worth it?

The data says yes! In 2016, Sabio reported a 93% graduation rate, a median salary of $65,000, and 82% of Sabio alumni are employed. The data says yes! In 2018, Sabio reported a 97% graduation rate, a median salary of $72,500, and 79% of Sabio alumni are employed.

Is Sabio legit?

We let alumni answer that question. 255 Sabio alumni, students, and applicants have reviewed Sabio and rate their overall experience a 4.53 out of 5.

Does Sabio offer scholarships or accept the GI Bill?

Yes, Course Report is excited to offer an exclusive Sabio scholarship for $5000 off tuition! Sabio accepts the GI Bill!

Can I read Sabio reviews?

You can read 255 reviews of Sabio on Course Report! Sabio alumni, students, and applicants have reviewed Sabio and rate their overall experience a 4.53 out of 5.

Is Sabio accredited?

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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