Change your career. Change your life.

Only pay tuition once you're hired as a developer.

By the Numbers


Ranked Coding School (SwitchUp)

$101K *

Average Graduate Salary (San Francisco)


Companies Hiring App Academy Graduates


Students Trained in Software Development

What makes App Academy unique?

Merit-based Admissions

We select students based on skill,
not how much they can pay.

Adaptive Curriculum

Top tech companies and industry experts guide our curriculum.

Career Coaching

Emphasis on career training
leads to the shortest time to hire.

Since App Academy started 4 years ago, graduates have been placed at over 850 tech companies

Over twelve weeks, you'll learn all the skills needed to begin a career as a web developer. Through hands-on projects, we train you to build web applications with Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, and React/Redux. Prior programming experience isn't required. However, you will need lots of tenacity and a passion for building cool stuff.

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Course Overview

Become a software engineer in 12 weeks

Full-Time Software Engineering Track | 12 weeks

Address: 825 Battery St, Floor 3, San Francisco, CA 94111

Hours: 35 hours per week (9am-6pm)

Curriculum: Ruby on Rails, JavaScript, React, Redux, SQL, Advanced Algorithms, Data Structures, Job Search and more.