LEARN Academy is dedicated to the advancement of students. The goal of LEARN Academy is to prepare students for real life aspects of a job in web development. LEARN Academy has been churning out successful graduates since 2015, and has no plans of slowing down. With their comprehensive internship program and dedication to top tier curriculum, LEARN Academy is definitely a force to be reckoned with.
LEARN Academy’s full-time program takes place Monday through Friday from 9am to 5pm. Students spend the first 12 weeks of the program working in a classroom and then spend the last 4 weeks in their programming internship. A typical day at LEARN Academy’s full-time program may look something like the following: 9:00 AM - Class sign in. 9:30 AM - Quick review of the previous day’s assignments. 9:40 AM - Group discussions, live demos, code challenge breakouts, and group questions. 10:30 AM - Begin coding challenges with pair programming. 12:00 PM - Lunch. 1:00 PM - Start the day’s assigned coding challenges. 4:00 PM - Live coding demos. 5:00 PM - Instructors wrap up the day and address and questions about covered material. LEARN Academy also offers a 3 day intro to web development course called JUMPSTART.
LEARN Academy is highly dedicated to the career advancement of its students. As part of the learning experience at LEARN Academy, each student gets the opportunity to participate in a programming internship. For each cohort, LEARN Academy partners with 10 to 15 different tech companies in the San Diego area to offer these internship opportunities. Students will interview with 2-3 companies, students and companies rank each other and then LEARN Academy works to make the best matches possible. LEARN Academy also boasts a dedicated staff of career advisors that not only spend time working to connect internship opportunities to students, but also take the time to talk one on one with students about their career goals. Additionally, LEARN Academy’s career service department also gives students the opportunity to participate in portfolio reviews, resume workshops, and mock interviews. LEARN Academy has an extensive and successful alumni network including students at current major companies such as Facebook, HP,AMazon, IMB, Cisco, and many more.
The total cost of tuition for LEARN Academy’s full-time program is $14,500. Financing is available through LEARN Academy’s partner lenders Meritize and Skillsfund.