Top 20 Coding Bootcamps

Top 20 Coding Bootcamps

Today it is hard to find a recent college graduate who has not taken additional coursework outside of their college. With the increase in the demand for more technology savvy employees, students have flocked to alternative forms of learning online and offline. These options range from coding boot camps to websites like Lynda.com. However, the world of online and offline learning is shifting greatly. A new round of startups have been tackling this increased demand for alternative education platforms. One of the most progressive companies in this area is One Month led by Mattan Griffel, they were incubated by Y Combinator. One Month allows students to learn online at their own pace, but it also gives them the opportunity to do project-based learning. This setup allows the student to build something while they study, which helps to enhance their retention of material from classes. Another company targets the high school market, hackEDU allows high school students to build their own coding clubs. hackEDU provides new clubs with a baseline coding curriculum, free software tools, and community building training. Online education and school clubs that are online are the beginning of alternative education in the Web 2.0 age. Coding boot camps are the fastest growing education programs in the United States. The boot camp market will grow by 2.4 times, to an estimated 16,056 graduates in 2015, up from 6,740 in 2014. For comparison, estimates suggest that there were 48,700 undergraduate computer science graduates from accredited US universities in 2014. Below is a comprehensive list of the top 20 coding boot camps and the top 8 online coding schools. These...