Thinkful offers one of the most in depth coding experiences in the city of Phoenix. Located in the tech oasis of Arizona, you’ll learn the coding skills you’ll need to make a name for yourself throughout the Phoenix tech scene and beyond. Through Thinkful’s online learning platform, you’ll be able to work from some of the best coffee shops and co ops that Phoenix has to offer. While online based, Thinkful has one of it’s collaborative scenes based in Phoenix. This way you’ll be able to meet up with local peers. Thinkful is dedicated to the success of it’s students through collaboration and high quality education, all taking place in beautiful downtown Phoenix, Arizona.
Thinkful specializes in a few different programs but focuses on giving each and every student a well rounded career based education. Thinkful’s most prominent programs include their Software Engineering and Data Science Immersions. Each of these courses comes with a flex option. Additionally, Thinkful also offers flex courses in Data Analytics and Product Design. There are many different learning paths that you’ll take while immersed in Thinkful’s curriculum. You’ll have one-on-one meetings with your personal mentor, work on projects and pair program with your cohort, collaborate with instructors and TAs, and focus on building your own unique portfolio with a focus on career based optimization.
One of the biggest driving factors of Thinkful’s success is its accessibility. Because Thinkful is based online, it can be completed anywhere! This allows for a flexible schedule. Additionally, Thinkful offers a variety of courses and many different course load options to suit everyone’s needs. Ready to make a 50-60 hour per week full time commitment? Try one of Thinkful’s immersions. Interested in night and weekend classes? Thinkful’s specifically tailored “after hours” software development course might be the best fit for you! Thinkful also offers a variety of part time “flex” courses for those interested in taking their education in their own hands and learning at their individual pace.
Thinkful boasts high job placement rates across its many programs. Job placement percentages come in at 90% for Thinkful’s Software Engineering Immersion, 88% for it’s Data Science Flex, and 84% for it’s Software Engineering Flex. Median salaries for Thinkful’s graduates range from $63,000 to $75,000. Thinkful’s grads have found work at prominent tech companies all across the globe. Thinkful graduates have gone on to code for companies such as Google, IBM, Amazon, Boeing, and WalmartLabs. For Phoenix specifically, Thinkful has partnered with some of the local tech scenes biggest players including ASSA ABLOY, Infusionsoft, and TEKsystems to offer graduates exclusive access to some of the industry's best opportunities.
Tuition varies amongst Thinkful’s programs with prices ranging anywhere from $7,900 to $18,500. Thinkful offers two full-time immersions, one for Software engineering and one for Data Science. Prices for these programs are $16,000 and $18,500. It’s important to remember that these prices are contingent on you paying the full amount upfront. Thinkful also offers monthly in-house payment plans, Income Share Agreements, and private loans through Skills Fund. For income share agreements specifically, Thinkful’s repayment occurs at the $40,000 income threshold with terms including 15% of your salary for 3 years. Another great financial benefit of Thinkful is that they automatically offer significant scholarships for women and US Military Active Duty and Veterans.
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