Bootcamps

Coding Bootcamp Job Placement Guarantees

In the 21st century, people with coding skills have access to some of the top career choices in the tech industry. If you’re interested in a high-tech and ‘future-proof’ career, you’ll need a specialized and up-to-date programming education.  A coding…

How to Pay for Coding Bootcamp: The Ultimate Guide

Coding bootcamps are all the rage these days–and for good reason: they’re among the best ways to break into an exciting and fulfilling career in tech. But many would-be coders are concerned about how to pay for coding bootcamp. This…

Income Share Agreements (ISAs) – State of the Market 2019

As the debate over “skin in the game” in higher education continues, Income Share Agreements (ISAs) are being explored as a potential solution. ISAs allow a student to raise the money they need to pay for their education. In exchange,…

Top Study Tips for Breaking Into Tech: Advice from a Bootcamp Grad

It’s fall in California. The leaves have long-since turned burnt orange and red and fallen to the ground; I can almost feel the cold air outside without even opening the window. A little over one year ago, I sat in…

Colleges Should Rethink the Cost of Tuition

The student debt crisis isn’t  just about the burden of student debt, it’s about how we got here in the first place. In recent years, parents, students, and policymakers advocating for free college or loan forgiveness have become more common,…

What’s Next for Income Share Agreements?

The student debt crisis has become an even more prominent issue as Democratic presidential hopefuls call for an end to student debt. There are currently $1.6 trillion of outstanding student loans, owed by over 44 million people. And each year,…

Thinkful Living Stipend: Expanding Opportunities for Aspiring Coders

Coding bootcamps promise opportunity just beyond the horizon. With a short investment of time and resources, students can dramatically transform their career prospects—and their lives. In a perfect world, we’d all have access to these opportunities and the ability to…

CK Spotlight: Kwamena Amissah and Flatiron School

In this feature of CK Spotlight, we hear from Kwamena Amissah, a graduate of Flatiron School in Atlanta. He explains how he went from struggling to teach himself to code to finding much more success in the structured and supportive…

CK Spotlight: Austin Giberti & Thinkful

In this especially candid episode of CK Spotlight, Kahaan chats with Austin Giberti about his experiences with learning to code and trying to break into tech while supporting a family and facing significant financial challenges.  Austin lays out the path…

Thinkful vs. General Assembly: Reviews, Costs, and Guide

Coding bootcamps have become one of the most popular means by which to launch yourself into a productive new career, and with good reason. They sit comfortably between the two poles of ‘learning it all on your own’ and ‘spending…

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