If you're serious about becoming a software developer,
we want to prepare and invest in you.
We'll spot you up to $1500 per month for your living expenses. We'll provide you with dedicated staff of tech pioneers, assign challenging real-world projects, and connect you with an incredible community of support.
You'll have everything you need to focus your heart and mind on becoming a skilled software developer, and launching your career.
10 Month ProgramSeptember 2016 - July 2017
Oakland, CAFull time. In person. Immersive.
No debt. No upfront cost.20% of your salary when you get a job
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What to Expect from a Learners Guild Education
Learning for the Real World
The world of a professional software engineer doesn’t involve desks, teachers, books, or tests. So why software development training? At Learners Guild, you’ll build real world software in teams of 3 to 5 learners of various experience levels.
Learning Through Apprenticeship
The best way to learn is side-by-side with professional software developers. Under the guidance of some of the most pioneering senior engineers and practitioners in the tech world, you and your peers will collaborate on creating real-world software and contribute to open source projects. You’ll walk away with a stellar portfolio.
Learning By Mentoring Others
As you advance through the program, you’ll lead groups of newer learners, supporting them as they adopt concepts you’ve recently mastered. You’ll gain leadership skills and put into practice everything you’ve been learning.
Learning Through Belonging
You’ll be part of a diverse group of people with a shared passion for coding. You’ll connect with influential mentors who will challenge you and encourage you. You’ll come away from Learners Guild with all the tools you need for a successful career, including a supportive community of peers.
No Degree Requirement
You don't need a college degree to get in. Just a passion for building software.
No Up-Front Program Fees
Admittance is free. You only pay back the cost once you've found a paying job.
$1,500 month to keep you afloat so you can focus on learning.
Facilitation and Support
Learn alongside expert facilitators and mentors.
Accessible and Inclusive
Learn in an inclusive environment.
Learn alongside expert practitioners while also learning to be a team lead.
A Team of Experts to Guide You
Learners Guild is a new training program brought to you by Shereef Bishay, founder of Dev Bootcamp. We know how to get you from beginner to full-stack in less than a year, and we know what it takes to land a superb tech career.
Here are the top-tier pros you’ll be working side-by-side with for 10 months.