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University of Denver Boot Camps

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University of Denver Boot Camps

Avg Rating:4.79 ( 33 reviews )

University of Denver Boot Camps are 12-week, full-time, or 24-week, part-time web development and 24-week UX/UI, data analytics, and cybersecurity courses offered in Denver, Colorado, and online. The full-stack curriculum includes HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Node.js, PHP, Laravel, Express.js, React.js, Database Theory, MongoDB, MySQL, Command Line, Git, and more. The UX/UI program provides hands-on training in user-centric design research, design thinking, visual prototyping and wireframing using Photoshop and Illustrator, interface design, storyboarding, visual design theory, web design with HTML5 and CSS, interaction design with JavaScript and jQuery, and more. The data analytics curriculum covers a broad array of technologies like Programming in Excel, Python, JavaScript (D3.js, Leaflet.js), HTML/CSS, API Interactions, MySQL, Tableau, Fundamental Statistics, Machine Learning, and more. The cybersecurity program provides hands-on training in networking, systems, web technologies, databases, and defensive and offensive cybersecurity. Both the online and in-person boot camp curricula are designed with the most in-demand market needs in mind. Students will enjoy close collaboration with other professionals while receiving hands-on experience.

Applicants do not need prior experience to enroll, but once admitted, all students will complete a pre-course tutorial. University of Denver Boot Camps are designed for working professionals and individuals who are actively pursuing a career change or advancement or looking to gain a new skill set.

Students will benefit from a wide range of career services to be positioned for success through graduation and beyond. Services include portfolio reviews, resume and social media profile support, high-impact career events, workshops, mock interviews, one-on-one career coaching, and recruiting advice. Successful students will receive a non-credit Certificate of Completion from the University of Denver’s University College.

University of Denver Boot Camps are offered in collaboration with Trilogy Education Services, a 2U, Inc. brand.

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  • Cybersecurity - Part-Time

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    Start Date Rolling Start Date
    Cost$10,995
    Class size25
    LocationDenver
    At the Cybersecurity Boot Camp, students get hands-on training in networking, systems, web technologies, databases, and defensive and offensive cybersecurity. You will also learn methods, techniques, and best practices for accurately conveying the severity of the risks facing an organization’s security posture. The Cybersecurity Bootcamp is a challenging, part-time program that takes a multidisciplinary approach to attaining proficiency in IT, networking, and modern information security, throughout the course of 24 intensive weeks.
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    Financing Available through Climb Credit
    Tuition PlansPayment plans available
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    Minimum Skill LevelBeginner
    Prep WorkPre-work
    Placement TestNo
    InterviewYes
  • Data Science and Visualization - Part-Time

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    Cost$10,500
    Class size25
    LocationDenver
    This program is rigorous, fast-paced, and focused on the practical technical skills needed to analyze and solve data problems. Students will gain proficiency in a broad array of technologies like Excel, Python, JavaScript, SQL Databases, Tableau, and more. Applicants do not need experience to enroll, but once admitted, all students will complete a pre-course tutorial. Throughout the course, students will complete projects using real data sets from the worlds of finance, healthcare, government, social welfare, and more—allowing them to build a strong portfolio with a professional demonstration of mastery.
    Financing
    DepositN/A
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    Financing Available through Climb Credit
    Tuition PlansPayment plans available
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    Minimum Skill LevelBeginner
    Prep WorkPre-work
    Placement TestNo
    InterviewYes
  • Full-Stack Flex - Full-Time

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    MySQL, MongoDB, HTML, Git, JavaScript, jQuery, CSS, React.js, Node.js
    In PersonFull Time20 Hours/week12 Weeks
    Start Date Rolling Start Date
    Cost$11,995
    Class size25
    LocationDenver
    University of Denver Coding Boot Camp is a 12-week, full-time web development course. The full-stack curriculum includes HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Node.js, Responsive Design, Heroku, Git, User Authentication, React.js, MySQL, MongoDB, and more. Students have access to participate in experiential learning opportunities. Students receive career-planning services, portfolio reviews, and 1:1 coaching to position students for success in the field.
    Financing
    DepositN/A
    Financing
    Financing Available through Climb Credit
    Tuition PlansPayment plans available
    Getting in
    Minimum Skill LevelBeginner
    Prep WorkPre-work
    Placement TestNo
    InterviewYes
  • Full-Stack Flex - Part-Time

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    MySQL, MongoDB, HTML, Git, JavaScript, jQuery, CSS, React.js, Node.js
    In PersonPart Time10 Hours/week24 Weeks
    Start Date Rolling Start Date
    Cost$10,500
    Class size25
    LocationDenver
    University of Denver Coding Boot Camp is a 24-week, part-time web development course. The full-stack curriculum includes HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Node.js, Responsive Design, Heroku, Git, User Authentication, React.js, MySQL, MongoDB, and more. Students have access to participate in experiential learning opportunities. Students receive career-planning services, portfolio reviews, and 1:1 coaching to position students for success in the field.
    Financing
    DepositN/A
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    Financing Available through Climb Credit
    Tuition PlansPayment plans available
    Getting in
    Minimum Skill LevelBeginner
    Prep WorkPre-work
    Placement TestNo
    InterviewYes
  • UX/UI Boot Camp - Part-Time

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    HTML, Git, JavaScript, User Experience Design, CSS
    In PersonPart Time20 Hours/week24 Weeks
    Start Date Rolling Start Date
    Cost$10,995
    Class size25
    LocationDenver
    Get hands-on training and instruction in high-demand UX/UI Design methodology which includes software skills in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, XD), Sketch App, InVision, Keynote as well as front-end web prototyping technologies and frameworks including HTML/CSS, JavaScript, Bootstrap, Git/GitHub and more. Maintain your work or college schedule by studying part-time, only three days a week, with convenient evening and weekend hours. Apply what you’ve learned toward building a comprehensive portfolio of projects ranging from AI sketches to mobile-responsive web layouts.
    Financing
    DepositN/A
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    Financing Available through Climb Credit
    Tuition PlansPayment plans available
    Getting in
    Minimum Skill LevelBeginner
    Prep WorkPre-work
    Placement TestNo
    InterviewYes

2 Scholarships

  • $500 University of Denver Boot Camps Scholarship

    Course Report is excited to offer an exclusive University of Denver Boot Camps scholarship for $500 off tuition!

    Eligibility

    Offer is only valid for new applicants. Applicants who have already submitted an application cannot claim this scholarship. & This scholarship cannot be combined with other offers.

    Qualifying Courses

    • Data Science and Visualization - Part-Time (Denver)
  • $500 University of Denver Boot Camps Scholarship

    Course Report is excited to offer an exclusive University of Denver Boot Camps scholarship for $500 off tuition!

    Eligibility

    Offer is only valid for new applicants. Applicants who have already submitted an application cannot claim this scholarship. & This scholarship cannot be combined with other offers.

    Qualifying Courses

    • Cybersecurity - Part-Time (Denver)
  • Leah Migacz  User Photo
    Leah Migacz • Graduate • Verified via LinkedIn
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    This program will give you a goldmine of skills on which you can build! How to utilize those skills is a choice. I was lucky enough to have Sarah Cullen as a guide to an amazing new journey.

    • What makes this bootcamp better than others?
    Two years ago, I attended an introductory course at another bootcamp. One amazing thing DU offers is amazing organization and stability. When a TA calls in sick or gets a tech job, there will be an accredited substitute there within the hour! Also, this bootcamp gives academic grades. This allows you to be able to be accountable, while being part of proud program which isn't one that simply gives anyone a certificate for showing up. 

    • Does anyone ever not finish?
    There will likely be a few people with whom you will not complete the program; however, I can personally guarantee you that if you turn things in on time, put in effort, communicate/be engaged, you will not fail. Some people don't finish because they are behind, doing homework in class instead of the activities or shutting down and ceasing communication with resources.

    • Is this program worth the tuition?
    Absolutely! This program provides a huge competitive advantage. This program offers an amazing amount of resources, it is the student's choice on how to utilize them. This is a program for self-starters --- students who can soak up information and make it their reward. If you have ever considered yourself a lackluster student, I would deem any bootcamp a predatory investment. Job assistance will provide you with good information that you will likely be using in an independent job search. 

    • Struggles to overcome in class:
    You will compare yourself to everyone. Just know that everyone is struggling and feeling behind, and they likely will keep a poker face. Most students don't get most in-class activities; just be present, engaged and don't let it disenchant you! You'll need to make this program your entire life to succeed. Your learning will disguise itself as struggling. There will be a point at which everything will click - just be dedicated and strong! 

    • How to take the next step:
    Be picky regarding from whom you solicit advice. Research the student experience to choose a program in which you'll be a great fit. Take a simple introductory JavaScript course online to prepare. If you've already been approved, do the pre-coursework to the best of your ability! Don't overwhelm and upset yourself - start small and get acquainted with coding.

    Your hard work will absolutely pay off, and will result in a life-changing experience! Feel free to reach out to me regarding questions/bootcamp support or about my experience at (LinkedIn.com/in/Leah-Linux). You'll be making a great choice by devoting yourself to this wonderful program! 
    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Thursday, May 21 2020
    Amazing, Leah! We appreciate you sharing your student experience with us. It's great to hear you enjoyed the program structure and benefited from the support of our entire instructional team. 

    Great advice on overcoming obstacles in class — we completely agree that staying dedicated, present, and engaged are great motivators to keep in mind. When you reach that "lightbulb moment" where everything clicks, you realize that all your hard work is definitely worth it. Congratulations on successfully completing the program and thank you for your recommendation! We wish you all the best in your coding endeavors.
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    McCabe Northup • Integrations Developer • Graduate • Verified via LinkedIn
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    I completed the Full Stack Flex - Full Time Boot Camp March 10, 2020. The class goes into a good layer of detail in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, NoSQL, SQL, NodeJS, ExpressJS, and ReactJS (almost in that order). The course gives you the confidence and understanding to take on most jr level developer roles. 

    I am really grateful to have taken the course and I can't say enough great things about the Instructor Sara. She by far made the course what it was. She has numerous years experience in the developer work force and is a patient teacher. On rare occasions she did not have an answer, she would find, learn and then cover the answer the following day. She was awesome!!

    I also must stress, the course is what you make out of it. I did not work during the three month course and poured an additional 30+ hours a week into studying, homework , and additional learning. This is a must!

    As for job assistance, I felt it a little lack luster, I am nearly 30 and felt that the job assistance and coaching was geared more for early 20's looking for their first job. It may be more beneficial for a younger student. I ended keeping up with the career milestones, but never really spoke to my career adviser. With this in mind, I couldn't give an accurate scoring of their services. 

    Overall, 10 out of 10 on the course. If Sara C. is still with the program, go now!! Worth every penny! I am one week out of the course and will start work, with an aggressive pay, in a technology I am excited about next Monday! That is an incredible ROI!!
    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Friday, Mar 20 2020
    Thank you, McCabe! We're happy to hear you had a positive student experience and enjoyed your instructor — we also think Sara is pretty amazing. 

    Like you noted, this course is what you make out of it and devoting additional time both inside and outside of the classroom will definitely help you better understand and master the material covered. We're always optimizing our boot camp offerings, so we appreciate your feedback.

    Congratulation on successfully completing the program! We commend all the hard work you dedicated throughout the past few months and are rooting you on in all your future coding endeavors. 
  • DU Coding Boot Camp
    - 12/19/2019
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    A 24-week intensive program focused on gaining technical programming skills in HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, JQuery, Bootstrap, Firebase, Node Js, MySQL, MongoDB, Express, Handelbars.js & ReactJS

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Friday, Dec 20 2019
    Thanks for your review, Obiageli! We're happy to hear you enjoyed the program curriculum. Congratulations on completing the boot camp! All the best moving forward.
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    Madison Martinez • Graduate • Verified via LinkedIn
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    After teaching myself some super basics using online resources, my partner finally convinced me to apply to a boot camp so a professional could help me with the things Google could not. I was nervous working full-time while going to school part-time, but I actually enjoyed the challenge! I've had friends go through intense 12-week boot camps and feel like they didn't always have the time to fully grasp and practice the concepts, whereas having a whole week on most assignments really helped me to utilize all the resources, get in some extra practice, and spend time learning rather than cramming. Sarah Cullen and all the TAs are amazing resources and teachers. Through my experience in this boot camp, I not only found a passion for coding but for challenging myself to continue pushing through the hard parts and always keep learning. I can't wait to put my new skills to use!

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Thursday, Dec 19 2019
    Amazing, Madison! We're happy to hear you found a passion for coding and continuously challenged yourself throughout the program. We're thrilled you found our instructional team to be great resources—we also think Sarah is pretty fantastic.

    Congratulations on successfully completing the boot camp and thank you for your review! We're confident you will go on to achieve great things with your newfound skills. 
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    I attended the University of Denver's part-time coding boot camp (full stack web dev program) from June through November of 2019 and just attended graduation this past weekend! I would highly recommend this course to anyone who is in tech and looking to make a transition to an eng or development role. I currently work in IT Operations for a tech company here in Denver and took this course as a way to further my career. 

    First and foremost, I would say that this course forces you to dig down deep. This is a huge commitment, not only for you, but for your entire support system. For someone who works an 8 to 5, getting to class at 6:30PM and being there until 9:30/10PM two nights a week and then on Saturday morning until 2pm for the entirety of the six-month course was a commitment that often resulted in late nights during projects and early mornings to complete homework. That being said, making this commitment is making a commitment to better yourself and change the course of your future and I would do it all over again for the results I have already seen after taking this course. 

    The support of my instructor, my TA's, DU staff, and my tutor (that is offered to you for private one-hour sessions every week) was phenomenal. I felt that they were personally invested in my success, and oftentimes went above and beyond to make sure I understood the material. Everyone was extremely passionate about the material and about the students learning the material. Overall, the support was absolutely phenomenal and I can't stress enough how amazing they were. 

    For someone who had never been exposed to code in any form prior to this class, the amount of knowledge and understanding I have walked away with is truly astounding. The expansiveness of the material covered has allowed me to dive right into learning more following the course, and to further my career by taking on new projects outside of my everyday role. I am so thrilled to have completed this course and to now walk away with the knowledge I have gained. I can't say enough how highly I recommend this course through the University of Denver. 

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Thursday, Dec 19 2019
    We appreciate you sharing your boot camp experience, Hannah! Thank you for choosing our program to advance your skillset. We realize balancing the course with a personal full-time schedule requires serious commitment, so we applaud all the hard work you invested in your studies.

    Our team is truly passionate about enabling student success, so we're happy to hear this resonated with you. Congratulations on completing the program and thank you for your recommendation! We wish you all the best moving forward.
  • Data Analytics
    - 12/11/2019
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    I studied Data Analytics, it's blend program from each field, no expertise. Just you are getting basic knowledge. It's waste of time and money, this is not University of Denver, its Trilogy Education services, they are just using DU campus classes. They don't help  you to find the job. It's totally sucks. I do not recommend anyone at all !!!!

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Thursday, Dec 19 2019
    Thank you for your feedback, Omer. We regret to hear that the program did not live up to your expectations.
     
    As you noted, the University of Denver has partnered with Trilogy Education Services (TES) to offer the University of Denver Data Analytics Boot Camp. The University is involved in the curriculum, instructor selection, and outcomes of each of our classes, and routinely monitors the learning experience and performance of each student. Both the University of Denver and TES are truly dedicated to transforming students' lives and aim to be fully transparent about this relationship throughout the admissions process and course.

    From your review, we understand that you did not feel as supported by our career services as you had hoped. While we do not secure direct employment for our learners, we do provide more than 75 hours of assistance, consisting of resume and portfolio reviews, virtual tech panels, technical interview training, and 1:1 coaching with a Career Director. We hope you found these resources to be beneficial.

    We sincerely care about all our students and would love to speak to you personally to see how else we can reinforce your knowledge or support your employment search. If you would like, please reach out to us directly at (303) 223-1868. 
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    Prior to entering this course, I had decent experience in a technical environment collaborating with Data Analytics and Science teams. However, I didn't have many opportunities in the field to learn the craft of programming, data analysis, and data science. So, I sought after a program that could provide the hands-on experience to jumpstart my career. 

    I had been inspired to dive into self-taught work and various MOOCs (Codecademy, Coursera) to learn independently, though nothing encapsulated the day-to-day experience and career perspective quite like the University of Denver Data Science and Analytics Bootcamp.

    If you are looking to jump into the zone, work your hardest, and earn yourself the skills to head steadfast into your dream job, this is the best opportunity. 

    I had the pleasure of working with talented cohorts with diverse backgrounds, receive quality assistance at my highs and lows, train with a brilliant tutor along the way, receive exceptional career service throughout and even after this program, and showcase projects I never thought I'd be able to accomplish. 

    I'm grateful for this program, but be prepared to work in and outside of the course diligently!

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Thursday, Aug 15 2019
    Way to go, Ryan! We're happy to hear you successfully learned the fundamentals of data analytics and benefited from the support of our entire team. Great advice for prospective students—if you're ready to work hard and utilize all the program's resources you will succeed. Congratulations on completing the boot camp and thank you for your review! Best of luck moving forward.
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    Shirley Quintana • Manager, Internal Audit - Systems & Technology • Student • Verified via LinkedIn
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    Very challenging and rewarding course. I had no experience with coding, databases, web development, or machine learning. My personal goals were to learn more in these areas and I definitely did. The teacher, staff, and tutors were excellent. Course is very fast paced, students need to be able to put in the 20+ hours outside of class. Very happy I finished the course and look forward to using my new skills in the future!  I do wish we spent significantly more time in python, sql, and tableau, but that is a personal preference.

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
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    Friday, Aug 09 2019
    Thank you for your review, Shirley! It's great to hear that you feel empowered by your new skillset, and we commend you for your commitment to the course and diving into a challenging curriculum. Like you mentioned, the class requires quite a bit of work outside of class, so we appreciate your advice for prospective students. Congratulations on completing the program, we wish you all the best!
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    Grace Gude • Back End Developer • Graduate • Verified via LinkedIn
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    Taking The University of Denver Boot Camps Full Stack Web Development Course was one of the best decisions I have ever made. The curriculum was challenging but the support from the teaching staff was wonderful. I am especially thankful to have had Sarah Cullen as an instructor, she is an incredible teacher and mentor. The Teaching Assistants are great too and the access to weekly sessions with a tutor is extremely helpful. I took it into my own hands to prepare my portfolio and apply for jobs, but I was hired at an amazing company with awesome benefits within 2 months of graduating. I also made friends who I hope to continue coding with for many years to come. If you are looking to get started in the programming field I would highly recommend this course!

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Friday, Jun 28 2019
    Amazing, Grace! We're thrilled you had a positive student experience and enjoyed the curriculum—we also agree that Sarah is pretty great. Congratulations on successfully graduating and landing an exciting new role! We wish you all the best on your new career path.
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    Ashley Hurlburt • Graduate Verified via LinkedIn
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    I enrolled at DU's Bootcamp and began my program in September 2018. I was nervous about the courseload, and nervous about being 'smart enough' to learn how to code. I've been a massage therapist since 2003, a musician/vocalist/songwriter my entire adult life, I'd received my A.A.S in English in 2011 (at age 28), and had been working for three years as an educational administrator for a national association. Although my position had given my brain some exercise, and I realized I enjoyed problem solving and logic, I had never done anything like coding.

    I graduated high school with, roughly, an eigth grade math level. I bounced around a lot to different high schools, and, quite honestly, didn't make it to class many days my junior and senior year, so I missed out on a lot. I took a non-credit bearing math course before I could even take a college math course when I obtained my A.A.S. And although I was in AP Lit classes in high school, and took honors courses in my community college- there was always that dark, shadowy place where 'math' sat in my mind. I've always loved science and theoretical physics, but any time I looked at BS degrees, I closed the tab after reading the math requirements. I had convinced myself that my brain just 'didn't work that way' for a long time. So part of me wondered if I had what it would take to become a proficient developer. The only html experience I'd had until that point was making my mySpace profile look super sweet all those years ago! 


    I'm also a single mom- when I started the program my daughter was 13 and my son was 4. I work full time and I'm a homeowner. I don't have family that lives in Colorado either- my folks live back home in upstate NY. I had a lot on my plate! 
    As expected, the first few weeks of school were rough with getting into the groove of going to class after work, and not seeing my children as much. I dealt with a lot of mom-guilt, but would remind myself that this was temporary, and that I was doing this to better our lives, and it would be worth it. 

    In the first couple of months, there were days that I felt like I didn't understand anything at all, and it made me question my choices, but I knew I wasn't alone and that it was normal for my brain to be overwhelmed. I made the decision to utilize a weekly tutor- which DU provides as part of your tuition. I found a pattern that every couple of weeks I'd have a 'brain-melting' class, and I would go home that night and not code at all. I'd just sleep. The next day, while working on our homework for that week, suddenly things would start clicking, and that trend continued throughout the course. I started actually looking forward to those classes because I knew that my mind was getting stronger. It's like a muscle with a new, hardcore workout..first your body feels like jello, but you rest, eat right, and keep going- and you start noticing tone and definition, and you're not as sore, and you get stronger. My excitement for having the tools to build some awesome applications soon overrode my anxiety and fears, and I became more confident that I could do all of these things. After each successful project, I gained more confidence in my abilities-which definitely seeped into other parts of my life. You don't need to be good at traditional math to be able to code. You need to be a problem solver. You need to enjoy logic. You need to enjoy finding efficient ways of doing things. Most of all, you need to be tenacious and determined. Not one to give up easily and throw in the towel. I think a lot of moms already have a lot of experience in those areas! 
    Time flew by, and as we approached our capstone project, I started realizing that I wanted to do it alone. Not because I thought I could easily manage an entire full-stack project by myself, but because the thought of doing it alone seemed outrageous to me. Could I actually do it by myself? Something that I'd had 2-3 classmates helping me with this entire time? 98% of me thought that was impossible with a 3.5 week deadline. But that 2% of me that had watched me raise two children while spending 30+ hrs per week between school and homework, that part of me that looked forward to the 'brain-melting' days, that part of me that was convinced I could do it with the support of my incredible instructor, well...that part had gotten pretty loud. 
    Three and a half weeks later, I stood at the podium in the hall in DU- in front of two classes of students and staff, and I presented a deployed, interactive stage/band scheduling application (complete with user authentication/password encryption, all built using React.js with Node.js and an express server), I'd singlehandedly built for a festival in MN I'd been attending since 2006. The best part is that at least one of the festival promoters is going to promote my application, and more are coming on board as we speak, so my app is actually going to be used by potentially thousands of people at the end of August! I can't tell you it was easy...it was not. None of it was easy. But the feeling of being able to build applications, knowing how versatile this work can be, knowing that I'm actually kind of good at it (and getting better), and watching it come to fruition, while knowing that made that happen? It was so worth it.

    I'll be working on it until my August 1st deadline, but you can check it out it here: https://intense-scrubland-36992.herokuapp.com/

    I start my new position as a web developer at my current company within the next couple of weeks.
    Today (the day after my final presentation) my teen daughter casually said, "So, if people ask me what you do, you're a web developer now?" and my son blurted out, "No, she's a super hero! Right, Mom?" and honestly, I kinda feel like they're both right. 

    So if you're on the fence, especially as a Mom, and think you can't do this program because you have a lot going on...if I can do it, so can you.


    The tech world needs more female super heroes. 

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Tuesday, Apr 09 2019
    Way to go, Ashley! Thank you for choosing our program to make such a significant career change. We're thrilled to hear you took advantage of all the boot camp's available resources and gained confidence in your web development skills. You've given great advice for aspiring women in tech and all prospective students—the program is rigorous, but if you're tenacious and keep reminding yourself of why you started on this journey, you can push through and come out stronger on the other side! We're incredibly proud of all the hard work and commitment you dedicated, especially as you balanced a full-time schedule at work and at home. Congratulations on successfully completing the course and embarking on a new role! We wish you continued success in all that you do. 
  • Reality Check
    - 3/5/2019
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    Chris Read • Graduate Verified via GitHub
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    At the risk of shooting myself in the foot…I’d like to present a reality check of the DU Data Analytics bootcamp based on my experience last year and hopefully help someone who’s considering whether or not to drop 10 grand on the dream.

    First of all, class lectures were pretty frustrating and more demoralizing than encouraging. Secondly, the support system isn’t really geared for those who are struggling.

    Pros

    • Intelligent quirky instructor who has real-world experience

    • Tutors can help flesh out the lectures and allow you to complete the homework

    • Career counseling provided some feedback that was insightful

    Cons

    • Instructor teaches at a high level that is often unrelatable or not simply explained.

    • Student Success Manager is virtually absent and too busy to respond to inquiries (although I suspect this review might get his attention)

    • Weekly survey feedback is never addressed.

    • Career advisors don’t have any particular industry contacts to share. Their advice is generic and widely searchable.

    Conclusions:

    I learned a lot and racked my brain to extremes. If I had to do it over again though...I would make the following adjustments:

    1. Look at educational organizations that guarantee money-back job placement. Thinkful is one such organization in Denver.

    2. Explore free online resources. There are many great educators that record videos on specific programs. I learned the most this way actually and have been tempted to design a free curriculum for prospective learners.

    3. Look for instructors who have a balance of field and teaching experience.

    Despite all the rave reviews on this site, I’m not the only one from my class who had a similar experience as described. Very often after class I would commiserate with others who were equally frustrated.

    I’d like DU’s program to succeed and to get that dream data job that I sacrificed so much for (a career change). But the reality is it’s been four months since I graduated and I’m still applying without much success. I’d rather be telling you a different story and I hope that will change in the months to come, but for now this is the stark truth.

    I hope this feedback helps prospective students decide what to do based on a more rounded picture.

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Tuesday, Mar 12 2019
    Thank you for sharing your feedback, Chris. We're happy to hear you found our instructional team to be knowledgeable and benefited from the insight of our career services team. 

    From your review, we understand that you were frustrated by the high-level nature of the class lectures. As the technical job market continuously changes, our program is designed to help individuals graduate with the necessary skills to quickly learn new frameworks and languages on their own. As such, our instructors cover multiple topics in a limited amount of time. We do our best to communicate to students that topics are introduced at a high-level in-class, after which individuals are expected to dive in, and not only gain a deeper understanding of the concepts but also practice their skills outside of the classroom. Each lesson builds on the last and we find that as the curriculum progresses, most participants feel increasingly confident in the knowledge they've gained. This methodology helps individuals learn how to problem-solve and self-teach — crucial abilities needed in any data role. Due to the fast pace of the course, as well as the challenging topics covered, we do offer several means of support including office hours, Slack, and free tutoring sessions. Were you able to take advantage of these?

    Our entire boot camp team is passionate about making sure students are supported, so we regret that you felt your Student Success Manager was not responsive. While we support many students throughout the program, we do our best to ensure that all inquiries are addressed and students' needs are met. Like you mentioned, we do require participants to submit weekly feedback on instructor clarity, engagement, and knowledgeability. The student experience is our number one priority and our teams meet every week to monitor and optimize classroom performance. We truly appreciate your input, as we're constantly working on improving our support to ensure individuals have the best learning experience possible.

    While we work hard to prepare students to step out into the job market, we do not secure direct employment. We help individuals become employer competitive through a variety of resources and tools, including technical interview training, portfolio reviews, resume/social media profile support, online Tech Talk panels, and one-on-one coaching with their Career Director.

    It's our goal for all students to complete the program feeling equipped with the knowledge and resources they need to find the right tech role. If you would like, please reach out to us at (303) 747-4493 to further discuss any other ways we can assist you at this time. 
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    I decided to attend the Web Developer Bootcamp at University of Denver based on the reviews of this site. That has turned out to be one of the best education decisions I have made to date.

    I was previously in the medical field, but realized that it was not for me. I knew I needed to do something else, so I started to look into web development. I learned a lot of HTML and CSS on my own, but realized that I needed some guidance and help with Javascript and other technologies. I applied to the part-time DU bootcamp, got in, and started in July 2018.

    It is now October 2018, I'm halfway through the course, and I couldn't have better things to say about the faculty and staff as well as my peers. Everyone has been extremely helpful in my learning experience.

    What I have learned so far: HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery, Node.js, SQL, beginning Express.js now.

    In regard to the part-time curriculum, I have found it to be extremely helpful for my own development. It seems that as opposed to the full-time course, I have more time to soak in the information and understand it with each homework assignment. I realize not everyone can do the part-time course due to the time commitment of 6 months, but I would say it is definitely worth it.

    My teacher and the TA's have all been super helpful when I have questions. I feel comfortable asking them questions during and outside of class. They are present in office hours before and after each class and will respond often via slack even during the week.

    Tutoring sessions are also very helpful. During a Node.js assignment that would've taken me twice as long to finish on my own, my tutor walked me through the process and helped me understand it and just about finish the assignment within 1 hour.

    I also chose this program because it is hosted by an institute of higher learning. I feel that the expectations are just as demanding, and the quality of learning and support are just as good as a full-time student at DU. Classes start on time and are packed with learning. These aspects make me feel confident in the quality of education I have paid for with this course.

    I rated curriculum and job assistance 4 stars because I have not finished the program yet and also do not have a job in web development. I am confident though that DU faculty will do whatever they can to help me out! The job assistance that extends beyond the curriculum gives me confidence that they won't leave me hanging.

    Overall, I would highly recommend this bootcamp! Great faculty, great staff, great peers - 10/10 in my book. 

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Tuesday, Oct 09 2018
    Amazing, Michael! Thank you for choosing our program to make a significant career change. We're glad to hear our entire instructional team has been helpful throughout your current learning experience and that you have truly benefited from the part-time curriculum. We commend all the hard work you have dedicated thus far and are rooting you on as you continue forward in the second half of the boot camp! 
  • Opening Doors.
    - 6/27/2018
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    Dustin Siegel • Web Developer - adilas.biz • Graduate Verified via LinkedIn
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    This course opened doors for me. Even though it was overwhelming at times and I often struggled to stay ahead, I still managed to learn and retain huge amounts of information that have led me to an entirly new career. One that is rewarding every day by being both interesting and challengeing as well as keeping me monetarially secure. Denver University designed a course that was very hard, but also fair, and that thourougly covered the topics essential for real world application. I was quite nervous on the first day of my new career as a web developer but it immediately became clear that I had the skills needed to get the job done thanks to the amazing teachers, administrators, TA's and other staff at Denver University.

    Response From: Caleb Andersh of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Student Success Manager
    Wednesday, Jun 27 2018
    Congratulations on graduating, Dustin! This course is difficult and requires a tremendous amount of hard work to master the concepts and topics, so we commend your dedication - it definitely paid off. Congratulations on your exciting new career! We are thrilled our entire team and curriculum were of such value in a real-world professional setting. We appreciate your review and hope you're proud of all you were able to accomplish during and after the program! We wish you great success in your future endeavors. 
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    I was very impressed with this program overall, as well as the investment and passion displayed by the instructor and TA's. I attended the full-time bootcamp from January-April. The class is definitely rigorous, but a great foundation to learn and improve on your own in the future. I would recommend this program to anyone interested in a coding bootcamp. 

    Response From: Caleb Andersh of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Student Success Manager
    Monday, Jun 11 2018
    Thank you for your review, Kate! Our instructors are passionate about teaching web development, so it's great to hear this truly resonated with you. Like you noted, this program is definitely rigorous but designed to provide a strong foundation that individuals can use to master additional concepts and languages post-graduation. Congratulations on all of your hard work completing the course and best of luck going forward!
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    I couldn't be more satisfied with my decision to invest in a DU coding bootcamp! I did the MERN, full-stack, flex bootcamp on nights and weekends and had a great experience! I had a feeling it would be top-notch, as one would expect from such a prestigious institution, and I was not disappointed in the least. From the staff, to the curriculum, to the class schedule, I'm not sure there could be a better program for the knowledge, or career preparation, should that be your motivation for joining the program. Everyone was truly amazing, knowledgeable, helpful and always available. Which is vital for such a challenging undertaking. If you want to learn how to code, as long as you apply yourself, there's no way to fail with this program.

    Response From: Caleb Andersh of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Student Success Manager
    Tuesday, Jun 05 2018
    Thank you so much for your review, Jeffrey! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed our curriculum, class schedule, and our entire team. We're truly passionate about helping students succeed, so it's great to know we were of such value throughout your journey. Congratulations on completing the program, we applaud you for all of the long hours and commitment you devoted! Best of luck in your future achievements.
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    Audrey • Graduate Verified via GitHub
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    I researched several coding bootcamps before deciding on DU's Full Stack Bootcamp. I had zero coding experience. This course will test you mentally and physically. Be prepared to put in more hours of work than expected. It was definitely the hardest thing I've done academically BUT it was worth it! 

    The teachers and TA's are amazing. They were available outside of class and I highly recommend going to office hours for one-on-one time. The amount of information being taught is overwhelming but the instructors make sure that the curriculum is relevant and easier to understand. I am lucky to have had the classmates that I did. Everyone was more than happy to help each other out with debugging. As a side note, I am glad they are localizing tutors and career services sometimes it was difficult with timezones to coordinate sessions.

    I cannot recommend this course enough. 

    Response From: Caleb Andersh of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Student Success Manager
    Wednesday, May 30 2018
    Congratulations on completing the program, Audrey! Like you mentioned, this program does require a heavy time commitment to studying and mastering the wide range of topics. It is difficult, but definitely worth it! We're thrilled you felt supported and encouraged, not only by our instructors and TAs but by your classmates as well. We are constantly refining our services to best position students for success, so we're happy to hear our recent academic and career services changes were of help. Thank you for your review and recommending our boot camp! We applaud you for all of the long hours and commitment you devoted and wish you the best of luck in your future achievements.
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    University of Denver Coding Bootcamp is one of the best Coding Bootcamp in Denver. I attented the full time training course and It was great experience and very helpful to learn a lot of new things and expand my knowledge about coding and web development. All staff instructor, TAs and student success manager are supportive and knowledgeable. They provide assistance during office hours, every week you have two free hours tutoring through Zoom video call and some other review sessions about different topics. Also, they provide carrer service to help student how to build their online presence such as portofolio, Linkedin, Github, etc. resume, search for the right fit jobs, tech interview sessions, and more. I recommend anyone thinking about attending Coding Bootcamp to go to DU Coding Bootcamp.

    Response From: Caleb Andersh of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Student Success Manager
    Thursday, May 24 2018
    Thank you for your review, Elshibani! We are thrilled you had such a positive boot camp journey, getting hands-on experience with front-end and back-end technologies. It makes us proud to know our instructors, TA's, and Career Services team provided you excellent guidance and support throughout your journey. Great job utilizing tutoring sessions and going to office hours! Congratulations on graduating and thank you for recommending our course! We hope you're proud of all you accomplished and wish you nothing but the best in your future endeavors.
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    As a busy entrepreneur and Owner of Advanced Traffic Services LLC and retired athlete, I was looking for something challenging and BOY was the Univeristy of Denver's Coding 6 month Bootcamp the thing. Starting with little technology experience, I began the program knowing it would be tough. But you know what? the instructors, TA's and tutors were absolutley tremendous!!! I literally was able to build a website pretty much after the first two weeks or so. Because my career path is as far away from coding as you can image, even I was able to follow and absorb the material....although with help with the ta's and tutors. Now, after having gone through the entire program, I have raved to my family and friends. Now my oldest grandson (age 9) wants to take the course- which he will do if still available when he gets of age. 

    Response From: Caleb Andersh of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Student Success Manager
    Thursday, May 24 2018
    Way to go, Duran! We’re thrilled to hear that this course was the challenge you were looking for, as it’s our goal to provide a comprehensive learning experience for all of our students. We’re really passionate about helping students throughout every step of the way, so it's great to know our instructors and TAs were so helpful during your boot camp journey. Thank you for sharing your feedback and praising our program. We applaud you for all of the long hours and commitment you put into the course and wish you the best of luck in your future achievements!

  • DU Coding BootCamp
    - 10/10/2017
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    Denver Full Stack Bootcamp is a fantastic course for someone who is trying to jump into a new career or boost their current career.  This was a fantastic high-level overview of a massive amount of information.  It really helps students to get exposed to a very wide range of different technologies and frameworks.  It is fantastic for someone who is interested in the development field, but isn't really sure what they would like the most within this field.  The instructors and TA's are fantastic in helping to guide you towards the subjects you enjoy most, yet still teaching you the basics that everyone needs to know.  A coding bootcamp is a very challenging environment where students are not spoon fed knowledge but they are given the tools to seek out the knowledge that is needed to further their career.  This is not an easy path, but with hard work it is a path that WILL pay off.

    Response From: Caleb Andersh of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Student Success Manager
    Monday, Oct 16 2017
    We really appreciate your review, David. We’re thrilled to hear that you had such a positive experience with our program. It makes us proud to know that your instructors and TAs are helping students to learn the course material while also exploring their particular interests within the wide-ranging field of web development.

    We understand that this course can be challenging and we applaud you for all of your hard work. We’re wishing you nothing but the best in your future endeavors.



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    (The title of this review is qualified because I am about 2/3 of the way through, so I don't yet know about getting a job)

    My original training is in music performance and teaching. I have a doctorate in performance and pedagogy of music. About six months before enrolling I took a long, hard look at my professional life, and came to the realization that it is not sustainable over the long run. 
    Once that has been determined, I started teaching myself to code online, to see if this could be a viable thing for me to do. I didn't hate it, so I decided to proceed with enrolling in a coding Bootcamp. 
    I decided to go to the DU Bootcamp after researching the available options in my area. While the backing of a major university, as well as the (relatively) low admission price were appealing, what actually made my decision was their teachers and study environment: I attended a couple of events and audited a class before choosing and enrolling, and I learned how dedicated to teaching they were (in sharp contrast to the other coding Bootcamp I identified as an option before deciding on DU).

    This looks like the best decision I made in my entire life. While learning online, I discovered I don't hate coding. From the first week at the Bootcamp I discovered that I actually love it and am good at it. I can honestly say that I have never enjoyed learning or doing anything as much as I am enjoying this camp and the learning experience. I am incredibly hopeful that I will be able to get a job and continue doing such fun things and be paid for it!

    I would strongly recommend this camp. I think one of the main reasons I am so pleased with it is that the faculty (teachers, TAs) are all super happy to help with anything: I find myself having conversations with them about code all the time. My advice is to take advantage of the resources offered in the camp, and become a resource yourself: I put together and am leading a weekly study group where we work on our homework assignments. Through this activity I have been able to inculcate the learning I do in class. 

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Tuesday, Jan 28 2020
    Thank you for sharing your current program experience, Daniel! We're thrilled you're enjoying the boot camp and are benefiting from the ongoing support of our entire instructional team. We're truly passionate about enabling student success, so we're glad this is resonating with you. 

    Great advice for interested applicants—taking advantage of all the available resources will help you get ahead and better understand the material covered. We look forward to helping you through the completion of the course and seeing what you will achieve as you continue mastering your skills!
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    The six-month part-time full-stack Coding Boot Camp at DU was an intense and excellent learning experience!

    I started the Boot Camp with zero knowledge or background in computer coding, technology, or any STEM-related field. While there was a steep learning curve, especially in the first few months, the dedication and genuine care and encouragement of the staff (instructor, TA's, tutor, and student coordinator), as well as the mutual support of the tight-knit community of newly made friends within the class made it not only possible, but honestly enjoyable to power-through the rough days and become a competent app developer. I am now able to say Ithat I am a full-stack developer (albeit a new one) with a new-found skill-set that makes me a marketable professional in a brand new, exciting field. My group of friends from Coding Boot Camp and I were able to launch a new start-up and secure our first paid, professional web dev contract weeks before we even graduated!

    Coding Boot Camp was so much hard work and required a very high degree of commitment and tenacity to get through. It was really hard. But, the DU Coding Boot Camp program was well designed and executed, and in the end I learned more than I thought possible. I would recommend it to anyone who has a passion for learning to code and a stubborn commitment to complete the things you have started.

     

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Thursday, Dec 19 2019
    Way to go, Esther! We're thrilled you successfully learned the fundamentals of full stack web development. Like you mentioned, this program does require an extensive time commitment, so we commend the unwavering dedication you devoted to your studies.

    It's great to hear you benefited from the support of our entire instructional team and formed close-knit relationships with your classmates. Congratulations on completing the program, we truly appreciate your review! We're rooting you on in all your coding endeavors. 
  • Data Analytics
    - 8/8/2019
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    The 6 month course (10hrs a week in the evenings and on Saturdays) was a rough schedule but really worth it. You learn a TON. I entered the class as an absolute beginner, and I'd say I ended about middle of the pack - some of the students ended up creating really amazing final projects - it's a matter of how much you put into it. You have to really be willing to put your life on hold and dedicate yourself to the course (especially if you are working a full time job simultaneously), but if you can do that you will get a ton of value out of it. My teacher was exceptional, and I think that could really make or break the class.

    I took this bootcamp with a goal of learning more about the web development side of business with a leaning towards analytical business processes and was very pleased with what I learned. It takes more of a broad approach - we covered a ton of topics and didn't get a chance to go very deep into any one area, but thats what I was looking for. I think you would be able to focus on certain aspects of the class and learn them deeper if you wanted to, my teacher was very available and the TA's were helpful too. 

    You get to work on several overaching projects over the course of the class that really let you explore what you want, and overall it's a very supportive environment where you can learn, experiment, and try your best on interesting projects even if you can't fully complete them.

    I really enjoyed the bootcamp - but it was one of the most difficult things I have ever done. It's worth it if you can put in the time and effort.

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
    Title: Community Team
    Friday, Aug 09 2019
    Amazing, Lauren! We're thrilled that you enjoyed your boot camp experience and gained a valuable new skillset as a result. We're truly passionate about helping students succeed, so it's great to hear that you found our entire team to be supportive. As you mentioned, the course requires a large time commitment both inside and out of class in order to be successful, so we commend you for your hard work. We congratulate you on completing the course and wish you continued success in all your future endeavors!
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    I attended this course from Nov. 2018- Feb 2019 and I would like to give my honest opinions without paragraphs of mindless reading:
     

    Pros:

    • My teacher and TA's were beyond knowledgable and helpful.
    • My teacher, Sarah, is basically an encyclopedia of knowledge that can break things down into 3rd grade level terms (well... as much as it is possible). 
    • Our Admin, Caleb is also very knowledgable and checked in on our class during crucial times (in the beginning, during some project time, before graduation and he was there at graduation). This was good to bounce questions off at strategic times (in my eyes atleast).
    • My class was a good size of about 25 people. We had a lot of diversity between those that are natural coders vs people like me who thought code just looked like the computer malfunctioned after pouring hot coffee over the keyboard.
    • We learned A TON! I mean, I thought I would be able to know it all inside and out, but I was very wrong. This is both a plus and minus but more of a plus since I feel like I got the birds eye view of what I actually enjoyed (which is different from what I initially thought). 
    • PROJECTS! I had a great experience with my group, in fact, we kept the same group for the most part over the three projects. This is where I felt that all of my classroom headscratching turned into actual knowledge. I felt comfortable enough writing JavaScript and React during these projects which is what I was a little shakey on in class.
    • Abundance of resources. As part of a class joke, we would say, "don't worry, I will send out a few articles about this" any time there was a question. There are a ton of good resources that can guide you to top level discovery or deeply nested "secret" functionality of any subject. These are great for study materials since re-doing projects were not my favorite thing to do. 

    Now to the cons:

    • This 12 week course is TOUGH. I mean really tough. I have never been the best student and my study skills are unrefined, which made this class cause crazy emotional roller coasters.
    • Working even a part time job does not seem like a great idea. This in itself can stack on the amount of stress. There is a lot of stuff to read up on and go through. In the beginning weeks, I feel like it was "easy enough" to knock through things, but once you dig deeper into JavaScript, your homeworks will take you a few nights (aka the week nights). 
    • I felt like some of the stuff was too "top level". We didn't specialize in any one area which leads to general knowledge (see the job section below). 
    • Career Services doesn't exist until AFTER you're done with class. I see how doing this will help us not be overwhelmed, but I beleive there should be more than just basic "sign up and fill out this information" milestones. I feel that there should be someone dedicated to speaking, and keeping up with all the students as they move through the class.
    • Career services also seem to be basic: Resume help, sample non-technical interview questions, profile building. All are good to know, but shouldn't be the primary source of help. Also, there was no notice of any meetups (thankfully, our class made a channel for this).
    • JOB SECTION - in addition to the above, the entry level job market is tough to break into. There are a lot of additional requirements it seems and this can prolong the time to enter into the industry. I feel like my skillset is basic and top level and many jobs require additional skill sets. This is tough to jugle and most likely will need you to "specialize" in something outside of just HTML, CSS and JavaScript. My advice - START LOOKING AT JOB/ JOB REQUIREMENTS ONCE YOU START JAVASCRIPT! Keep looking at the common languages being requested and learn one or two of them in one of your projects. This will help SO much. 
    • The cost - yeah, it is like $1000 a week which is tough while you're not working. That being said, I know my reasons to break into the industry and the money/ freedom is there, so this is more of a heads up than a knock against the program. 

     

    Overall, I highly recommend the program, especially with Sarah Cullen. You will feel a crazy sense of accomplisment and you will have the opportunity to earn a decent wage while gaining life freedoms. Very good program and I am very happy with my decision.

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
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    Friday, Feb 15 2019
    Thank you for sharing your experience, Kyle! We're thrilled to hear you enjoyed the program and found our entire team to be knowledgeable, we also think Sarah and Caleb are amazing. We are also glad that you found the hands-on projects to be helpful and took advantage of all the boot camp resources — this is key for making it through such a rigorous program!

    You are absolutely right that our full-time curriculum is challenging and fast-paced, and designed to cover multiple concepts at a high-level. Rather than spending extended periods of time on one particular language or technology, we pride ourselves on teaching students how to learn, providing a strong foundational skill set that individuals can use to continue expanding their knowledge and learning new topics, even after the program ends.

    We understand that you would have liked the career support to have started earlier in the course and for it to have been more robust. The bulk of our career curriculum begins after the course, and it was designed this way due to the accelerated pace of our full-time program, allowing students to settle into the full-stack curriculum first. Our professional development services are built on the principle of empowerment, and we offer in-depth support by helping individuals achieve the 'Seven Milestones to Become Employer Competitive.'

    In our first two milestones, students are provided the tools and templates for developing a personal brand and in the following weeks continue to build a noteworthy online presence, technical resume, and stand-out portfolio. Leading up to milestone four, students have the opportunity to prepare for technical interviews by practicing with their Career Director and classmates. We finalize all career-ready tools in milestone five, in order to provide each individual personalized feedback on their professional materials from their dedicated Profile Coach. Your job support does not end upon graduation and your Career Director, Mark, looks forward to providing you with a range of continued strategies and coaching.

    It is our goal for all of our students to feel prepared as they start the job search, and we would love to provide you with any additional career planning assistance you need at this time. Please contact us directly at (303) 223-1868, so we can discuss how to best equip you for success going forward. We're constantly updating our career services curriculum to best equip students for the job search, so we truly appreciate your feedback. We’re cheering you on and wish you nothing but the best! 
  • AMAZING experience!
    - 10/25/2018
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    I just graduated and am so excited to see what the future holds. I feel prepared and ready to dive into the web development world on a professional level. The program is tough and fast-paced but a positive attitude goes a long way. My instructor, Sarah was remarkable. I will forever be thankful for her. My tutor, Charlie (who was also a TA) was beyond helpful. The campus is absolutely beautiful. I highly recommend University of Denver Boot Camps!

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
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    Thursday, Oct 25 2018
    Way to go, Jamie! We are thrilled you are ready to dive into the field. You're completely right that this is a challenging program, so it's great to hear you felt supported — we also think Sarah and Charlie are fantastic. Thanks for your review and congratulations on completing the program! We wish you all the best.
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    University of Denver Bootcamp was absolutelty the hardest set of classes i have ever taken. That being said the staff was phenomonal. The TAs were always more than willing to help as was the Professor. Career services has been insanely helpful. I would recomend this program to anyone that is interested in the Tech Industry. 

    Response From: Boot Camp Team of University of Denver Boot Camps
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    Thursday, Oct 18 2018
    Thank you so much, Derek! You are completely right that this is a challenging program, so it's great to hear that our entire team was so supportive and helpful. Congratulations on completing the course, we wish you all the best in your future endeavors!