Online Coding Schools:
Bento.io [https://www.bento.io/] FREE guide for web development
Khan Academy [https://www.khanacademy.org/] FREE, learn ANYTHING
Code School [https://www.codeschool.com/] some FREE courses, some subscription based. VERY good online video tutorials.
Hackerrank [https://www.hackerrank.com/]FREE, great place to practice algorithms, learn new languages.
Codermanual [https://codermanual.com/] $499, or $39 with the discount from StackSocial here. Learn Ruby on Rails and become a full-stack developer. Really great video tutorials.
Skillcrush [https://skillcrush.com] $399 per blueprint
Tuts+ [http://tutsplus.com/tutorials] some are FREE, some are paid
Odin Project [http://www.theodinproject.com/] FREE guide and links for web development
Viking Code School [http://www.vikingcodeschool.com/] (Bought by Thinkful 2018) From the creators of Odin Project.
In-Person Coding Schools:
Per Scholas in Atlanta (as well as NY, Columbus, Cincinnati, DC, Dallas)
– IT Support
– Web Development Immersion with General Assembly
17-week full-time course. 5 weeks with Per Scholas, 12 weeks with General Assembly
Location: NYC, New York
Immersive 3-month self-directed retreat $0, FREE
Grants for housing
LAMP Camp (NOT AVAILABLE ANYMORE)
Location: Atlanta, GA
Immersive 12-week internship environment $0, FREE
Working with LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySql, PHP) and MVC frameworks
Location: San Francisco, CA
Immersive 12-week full-stack web developer program, FREE
$5,000 deposit to hold your place. Refunded back to you when you complete the program.
Pay a placement fee only if you find a job as a developer after the program. The fee is 18% of your first year salary, payable over the first 6 months after you start working.
98% of their graduates have offers or are working in tech jobs now at an average salary of $105,000 (SF in 2014) or $89,000 (NY in 2014).
Grace Hopper Academy
For women only!
Location: NYC, NY
Immersive 3-month program, FREE
Pay tuition only after you graduate and get a job.
Ada Developers Academy
For women only!
Location: Seattle, WA
Immersive 1-year program, FREE
Seven months of full-time classroom instruction + five months of real internship training.