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App Academy vs Ironhack

Although both schools teach Web Development, App Academy offers Online, Full-time and Self-paced programs, whereas, Ironhack offers Full-time and Part-time programs and provides financing options including ISA, Upfront Payments and Loan Financing.

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Based on 277 reviews
Based on 299 reviews

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Web Development, Engineering Immersion, Full Stack DevelopmentUI/UX Design, Data Analytics, Web Development

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Online, Full-time, Self-pacedFull-time, Part-time


San Francisco, New York, OnlineAmsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Lisbon, Madrid, Mexico City, Miami, Paris, Sao Paulo


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App Academy

App Academy is a coding school that offers online and in-person training programs with no tuition cost until you’re hired as a Software Engineer earning over $50,000. The career changing outcomes that App Academy has produced since being founded in 2012 is a major reason why it’s considered the most respected code school in the industry. App...

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166 App Academy reviews

Is App Academy legit? According to the 166 App Academy reviews on Career Karma, the school holds a rating of 0 out of five. 0

App Academy was challenging and helped me grow

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Alan Dai graduated App Academy
Created 7 days ago
Overall, App Academy has built a really strong structure not only around teaching a solid foundation, but also cultivating a strong network and helping people get employed. While grounded in a challenging technical courseload, the boot camp somehow emphasized soft skills like communication and collaboration especially through pair programming and team projects.
While I participated in the in-person full-stack program, it was still fully remote due to COVID. That being said, the constant pair programming, working with others, and collaborative zoom lectures really built a strong community. I've...
The rigorous timeline, especially with how backloaded it is, was a double-edged sword. When things were really busy (90+ hour weeks), I knew I was being prepared for real-world sprints where things are hectic and incredibly busy. That...
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Ironhack offers nine-week full-time and 24-week part-time programs in web development, UX/UI design, and data analytics at their campuses in Miami, Madrid, Barcelona, Paris, Mexico City, Lisbon, Amsterdam, Sao Paulo and Berlin. Join the 5,000 grads who changed their life with Ironhack. Ironhack’s Web Development curriculum covers comprehensive...

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299 Ironhack reviews

Is Ironhack legit? According to the 299 Ironhack reviews on Career Karma, the school holds a rating of 0 out of five. 0

Amazing, but experiences may be volatile.

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Maxi Solanillos graduated Ironhack
Created 20 days ago
Ironhack is a well set up bootcamp: Very well organised, dynamic, and people seem overall to be very motivated in providing the best experience possible, including in job support. I was one of the first to do the full remote Data Analytics and I liked it quite a lot. The topics were fun, but the environment helped making it an even nicer experience. Yet, instructors may have varying levels of experience in teaching. I feel that while my lead instructor was very motivated and overall nice guy...
- Organization - Curriculum - Connections
- Potentially little experience in teaching
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Answers to commonly asked questions

How do App Academy and Ironhack stack up when it comes to reviews?

App Academy gets an average rating of 4.7, and Ironhack has an average rating of 4.4. However, keep in mind that App Academy’s rating is based on 277 number of reviews, and Ironhack’s rating is based on ...

How many campuses does each school have, and where are they located?

App Academy has 3, and Ironhack has 9. App Academy’s campuses are located in San Francisco, New York, Online, while Ironhack’s campuses can be found in Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Lisbon, Madrid, Mexico...

What are the finance options for App Academy and Ironhack?

App Academy students can pay tuition with ISA, Deferred Tuition, Upfront Payments, Loan Financing, and Ironhack students can pay using ISA, Upfront Payments, Loan Financing.

What kind of student outcomes does each school have?

Student outcomes are an important consideration. App Academy currently has 0, while Ironhack has 0. Graduates from App Academy are currently working at companies like a Google, Wayfair,...