Frequently Asked Questions

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Have questions about the GW Coding, Data Analytics, CybersecurityUX/UI, FinTech, or Digital Marketing Boot Camps? We have answers. Deciding to learn a new set of skills or change career paths can be a big step. It’s our job to help you decide if our courses are right for you.

We want to provide individuals the best boot camp experience possible, so it’s important to us that our students understand how our programs can help them on their new journey.

Read some of our most frequently asked questions down below.

  • Visit our schedule page for upcoming start dates.
  • Our part-time program is designed for working professionals who are actively pursuing a career change or advancement. The part-time schedule allows you to continue working while studying at GW Coding Boot Camp.
  • Our full-time program is just that—full time—with classes Monday through Friday. Students can complete the full-time program at an accelerated pace.
  • Students can complete the part-time program in 6 months (24 weeks).
  • Students can complete the full-time program in 3 months (12 weeks).
  • Our part-time program costs $10,000 and our full-time program costs $11,995. Scholarships and payment plans are available for those who qualify.
  • Classes are held in-person in Arlington and in D.C. Visit our locations page for details.
  • Yes. We offer all of our students career support and coaching, including portfolio reviews, resume assistance, and technical interview training. In addition, we offer students experiential learning opportunities to strengthen their portfolio. Learn more about our career services.
  • While some background knowledge is helpful, no experience is needed as long as you are dedicated and eager to learn. Our pre-course tutorials will help you prepare for our program.
  • At GW Coding Boot Camp, it’s not about your experience, your resume or your degree—it’s about your passion and drive to succeed. Web development is tough work, and we look for students who are determined and willing to give the program their all in order to achieve life-changing results.
  • No, applicants do not need to be George Washington University students. This program is offered through the GW College of Professional Studies.
  • Our program has an application process and is not open enrollment. Once a prospective student fills out the form or calls our admissions department, they will go through an initial phone interview with an advisor. Applicants who are recommended to move forward will then take a critical thinking and problem-solving assessment.
  • No, the only requirement is that you be at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma or GED.
  • We offer the flexibility of a part-time program, allowing working professionals to study web development without leaving work, as well as a full-time program for those who want to complete the course at a faster pace.
  • Students benefit from a robust set of professional development services to prepare them for success as they work to advance or change careers.
  • We employ first class instructors and provide a curriculum based on the most in-demand technologies specific to the market.
  • Our part-time program requires 10 hours of in-class time per week. In addition, you must be willing to dedicate a minimum of 20* hours to outside work per week (*depending on experience) in order to truly immerse yourself in the materials covered in class.
  • Our full-time program requires 20 hours of in-class time per week. You must be willing to dedicate a minimum of 20-30* hours to outside work per week (*depending on experience) in order to thrive in our Full-Time program.
  • Yes, a reliable laptop is required for this course. Laptops can be Mac or PC, with a minimum 8GB of RAM and a dual core processor (64 bit).
  • If you’re unsure if your laptop meets the requirements,  please check with our admissions advisor first and they will make sure you’re good to go.
  • No costly textbooks required, all that is needed for class is your laptop and the eagerness to learn.
  • Currently, George Washington University alumni are eligible for a $500 scholarship toward tuition. We also offer early registration pricing and payment plans.
  • Please call our admissions advisor at (202) 629-0252 to get details on tuition cost and any available loans.
  • We’re so glad you asked. If you’re interested in partnering with our boot camp or accessing our student portal, please fill out this form and a member of our career services team will get in touch with you.
  • Visit our schedule page for upcoming start dates.
  • Yes, GW Data Analytics Boot Camp was designed to fit the needs of working professionals with convenient evening and weekend hours.
  • Students can complete the program in under six months (24 weeks).
  • Our part-time program costs $10,000. Scholarships and payment plans are available for those who qualify.
  • Classes are held in-person in Arlington, VA. For more details, visit our locations page.
  • Yes. We offer all of our students career support and coaching, including portfolio reviews, resume assistance, and technical interview training. In addition, we offer students experiential learning opportunities to strengthen their portfolio. Learn more about our career services.
  • No programming experience is required. It is recommended that applicants hold a Bachelor’s Degree or have at least two years of experience in business, management, finance, statistics, or a related field.
  • No, applicants do not need to be GW students. This program is offered through the GW College of Professional Studies.
  • Our program has an application process and is not open enrollment. Once a prospective student fills out the form or calls our admissions department, they will go through an initial phone interview with an advisor. Applicants who are recommended to move forward will then take a critical thinking and problem-solving assessment.
  • We offer a part-time program that allows working professionals to study data science and visualization without leaving their current job.
  • Students benefit from a robust set of professional development services to prepare them for success as they work to advance or change careers.
  • We employ first class instructors and provide a curriculum based on the most in-demand technologies specific to the market.
  • Our program requires 10 hours of in-class time per week. In addition, you must be willing to dedicate a minimum of 20* hours to outside work per week (*depending on experience) in order to truly immerse yourself in the materials covered in class.
  • Yes, a reliable laptop is required for this course. Laptops can be Mac or PC, with a minimum 8GB of RAM and a dual-core processor (64 bit).
  • Microsoft Excel 2016 or later is also required.
  • If you’re unsure if your laptop meets the requirements, please check with our admissions advisor first and they will make sure you’re good to go.
  • No costly textbooks required, all that is needed for class is your laptop and the eagerness to learn.
  • Currently, George Washington University alumni are eligible for a $500 scholarship toward tuition. We also offer early registration pricing and payment plans.
  • Please call our admissions advisor at (202) 803-5112 to get details on tuition cost and any available loans.
  • We’re so glad you asked. If you’re interested in partnering with our boot camp or accessing our student portal, please fill out this form and a member of our career services team will get in touch with you.
  • Classes begin 11/12/20. Please visit our schedule page for upcoming start dates.
  • Students access the boot camp through an innovative blended online learning model. This model covers the exact same topics as the on-ground program and challenges students to produce the same high-quality work, in an innovative format that combines the flexibility of live online learning with the structure and real-time support of instructor-led Zoom sessions.
  • You will work through the steps of a core project through a combination of videos, text-based readings, guided skill-based activities and interactive practice. This allows you to have the time and space to practice the foundational material at your own pace.
  • Yes. The program was designed for working professionals who are seeking to advance their current careers, enhance their skills for their current role, or change career paths.
  • Our part-time program costs $10,000. Scholarships and payment plans are available for those who qualify.
  • Students can complete the online program in under six months (24 weeks).
  • Yes. We offer all of our students career support and coaching, including portfolio reviews, resume assistance and technical interview training. You will be supported by an entire team including a Student Success Team and a Career Services team. Learn more about our career planning support.
  • The online data analytics boot camp was designed to students the same curriculum and learning outcomes.
  • No programming or data analytics experience is required. It is recommended that applicants hold a Bachelor’s Degree or have at least two years of experience in business, management, finance, statistics, or a related field.
  • Students can expect to commit 20-30 hours per week.
  • No, applicants do not need to be GW students. This program is offered through the GW College of Professional Studies.
  • The online data analytics boot camp was designed to offer students the same curriculum and learning outcomes, through convenient online classes. Both boot camps teach the same thing first and foremost — how to think like and become a data-driven professional.
  • Yes. Students will complete projects using real data sets from the worlds of finance, healthcare, government, social welfare and more. Students will build a portfolio to demonstrate their data skills to solve real business problems.
  • Students may be concerned about being isolated and not having the right support network in place when learning online. As part of the online data analytics boot camp, we’ve created a strong sense of community where you can engage and work with your peers to help each other overcome problems, as it’s likely you’ll be working through the curriculum at roughly the same pace. You will be able to engage with other students through a dedicated Slack channel. In addition to other students, you will have a network of staff members to motivate and support you. These layers of support include Teaching Assistants, a Student Success Team and a Career Services Team.
  • Throughout your journey you will be supported by layers of support including Student Success Team, Instructors, Teaching Assistants and Career Services. This team is dedicated to offering you the support you need to succeed in this online program and become job-ready.
  • A reliable computer is required for this course. Either Mac or PC, with a minimum 8GB of RAM and a dual-core processor. Microsoft Excel 2016 or later is also required.
  •  If you’re unsure if your device meets the requirements, please check with your admissions advisor first and they will make sure you’re good to go.
  • No, all that is needed for class is your laptop with the above-mentioned specifications and Microsoft Excel.
  • Students receive a GW non-credit professional certificate. 
  • Our unique online program is designed for working adults, students and busy professionals, giving participants the advantage of flexibility.
  • Students benefit from professional development coursework to prepare them for success as they work to advance or change careers.
  • Our curriculum is built based on in-demand technologies needed for the competitive data industry. You will have the opportunity to learn specialized skills such as Excel, Python, JavaScript, HTML5/CSS, API Interactions, SQL, Tableau, Fundamental Statistics, Machine Learning, R, Git/GitHub and more.
  • We’re so glad you asked. If you’re interested in partnering with our boot camp or accessing our student portal, please fill out this form and a member of our career services team will get in touch with you.
  • Classes are held Tuesdays/Thursdays 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Visit our schedule page for upcoming start dates.
  • Yes. The program was designed for working professionals who are seeking to advance their current careers or change paths.
  • The program is part-time. Students can complete it in six months (24 weeks).
  • The total cost of the boot camp is $10,000. There are payment plans and discounts available for those who apply.
  • Classes are held in-person in Washington, D.C.. For more details, visit our locations page.
  • Yes. We offer all of our students career support and coaching as well as resume support, interview preparation, and experiential learning opportunities. Learn more about our career services.
  • While some background knowledge is helpful, no experience is needed as long as you are dedicated and eager to learn. Our pre-course tutorials will help you prepare for our program.
  • No, applicants do not need to be GW students. This program is offered through the GW College of Professional Studies.
  • Our program has an application process and is not open enrollment. Once a prospective student fills out the form or calls our admissions department, they will go through an initial phone interview with an advisor. Applicants who are recommended to move forward will then take a critical thinking and problem-solving assessment.
  • We offer a part-time program that allows working professionals and students to study cybersecurity without leaving their current job.
  • We put the student experience first, using robust analytics to track the academic journey and ensure that we provide top-quality learning.
  • We employ skilled instructors and provide a curriculum based on the most in-demand technologies specific to the market.
  • Our program requires 10 hours of in-class time per week. In addition, you must be willing to dedicate a minimum of 20* hours to outside work per week (*depending on experience) in order to truly immerse yourself in the materials covered in class.
  • Yes, a reliable laptop is required for this course. Laptops can be Mac or PC, with a minimum 8GB of RAM and a dual-core processor (64 bit).
  • If you’re unsure if your laptop meets the requirements, please check with our admissions advisor first and they will make sure you’re good to go.
  • No costly textbooks required, all that is needed for class is your laptop and the eagerness to learn.
  • Currently, George Washington University alumni are eligible for a $500 scholarship toward tuition. We also offer early registration pricing and payment plans.
  • Please call our admissions advisor at (202) 803-5112 to get details on tuition cost and any available loans.
  • We’re so glad you asked. If you’re interested in partnering with our boot camp or accessing our student portal, please fill out this form and a member of our career services team will get in touch with you.
  • Classes are held Tuesdays/Thursdays 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Visit our schedule page for upcoming start dates.
  • Yes. The program was designed for working professionals who are seeking to advance their current careers or change paths.
  • The program is part-time. Students can complete it in under six months (24 weeks).
  • The total cost of the boot camp is $10,000. There are payment plans and discounts available for those who apply.
  • Classes are held in-person in the Arlington area. For more details, visit our locations page.
  • Yes. We offer all of our students career support and coaching as well as resume and portfolio support, interview preparation, and experiential learning opportunities. Learn more about our career services.
  • No, applicants do not need to be GW students. This program is offered through the GW College of Professional Studies.
  • Our program has an application process and is not open enrollment. Once a prospective student fills out the form or calls our admissions department, they will go through an initial phone interview with an advisor. Applicants who are recommended to move forward will then take a critical thinking and problem-solving assessment.
  • We offer a part-time program that allows working professionals and students to study UX/UI without leaving their current job.
  • We put the student experience first, using robust analytics to track the academic journey and ensure that we provide top-quality learning.
  • Students benefit from a robust set of professional development services to prepare them for success as they work to advance or change careers.
  • Our program requires 10 hours of in-class time per week. In addition, you must be willing to dedicate a minimum of 20* hours to outside work per week (*depending on experience) in order to truly immerse yourself in the materials covered in class.
  • Yes, a reliable laptop is required for this course. Laptops can be Mac or PC, with a minimum 8GB of RAM and a dual-core processor (64 bit).
  • If you’re unsure if your laptop meets the requirements, please check with our admissions advisor first and they will make sure you’re good to go.
  • No costly textbooks required, all that is needed for class is your laptop and the eagerness to learn.
  • Currently, George Washington University alumni are eligible for a $500 scholarship toward tuition. We also offer early registration pricing and payment plans.
  • Please call our admissions advisor at (202) 803-5112 to get details on tuition cost and any available loans.
  • We’re so glad you asked. If you’re interested in partnering with our boot camp or accessing our student portal, please fill out this form and a member of our career services team will get in touch with you.
  • Classes are held Tuesdays/Thursdays 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Visit our schedule page for upcoming start dates.
  • Yes. The program was designed for working professionals who are seeking to advance their current careers or change paths.
  • The program is part-time. Students can complete it in six months (24 weeks).
  • The total cost of the boot camp is $10,000. There are payment plans and discounts available for those who apply.
  • Classes are held in-person in the Arlington area. For more details, visit our locations page.
  • Yes. We offer all of our students career support and coaching as well as resume support, interview preparation, and experiential learning opportunities. Learn more about our career services.
  • No programming or finance experience is required, however it is recommended that applicants hold a Bachelor’s Degree or have at least two years of experience in business, management, finance, statistics, or a related field.
  • No, applicants do not need to be GW students. This program is offered through the GW College of Professional Studies.
  • Our program has an application process and is not open enrollment. Once a prospective student fills out the form or calls our admissions department, they will go through an initial phone interview with an advisor. Applicants who are recommended to move forward will then take a critical thinking and problem-solving assessment.
  • We offer a part-time program that allows working professionals to study FinTech without leaving their current job.
  • Students benefit from a robust set of professional development services to prepare them for success as they work to advance or change careers.
  • Our curriculum is built based on the most in-demand technologies specific to the market.
  • Our program requires 10 hours of in-class time per week. In addition, you must be willing to dedicate a minimum of 20* hours to outside work per week (*depending on experience) in order to truly immerse yourself in the materials covered in class.
  • Yes, a reliable laptop is required for this course. Laptops can be Mac or PC, with a minimum 8GB of RAM and a dual-core processor (64 bit).
  • If you’re unsure if your laptop meets the requirements, please check with our admissions advisor first and they will make sure you’re good to go.
  • No costly textbooks required, all that is needed for class is your laptop and the eagerness to learn.
  • Currently, George Washington University alumni are eligible for a $500 scholarship toward tuition. We also offer early registration pricing and payment plans.
  • Please call our admissions advisor at (202) 803-5112 to get details on tuition cost and any available loans.
  • We’re so glad you asked. If you’re interested in partnering with our boot camp or accessing our student portal, please fill out this form and a member of our career services team will get in touch with you.
  • Classes are held Tuesdays/Thursdays 6:30 – 9:30 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Visit our schedule page for upcoming start dates.
  • Yes. The program was designed for working professionals who are seeking to advance their current careers or change paths.
  • The program is part-time. Students can complete it in 18 weeks.
  • The total cost of the boot camp is $7,500. There are payment plans and discounts available for those who apply.
  • Classes are held in-person in the Arlington area. For more details, visit our locations page.
  • Yes. We offer all of our students career support and coaching, as well as resume support, interview preparation and experiential learning opportunities. Learn more about our career services.
  • No programming or marketing experience is required.
  • No, applicants do not need to be GW students. This program is offered through the GW College of Professional Studies.
  • Our program has an application process and is not open enrollment. Once a prospective student fills out the form or calls our admissions department, they will go through an initial phone interview with an advisor. Applicants who are recommended to move forward will then take a critical thinking and problem-solving assessment.
  • We offer a part-time program that allows working professionals to study digital marketing without leaving their current job.
  • Students benefit from a robust set of professional development services to prepare them for success as they work to advance or change careers.
  • Our curriculum is built based on the most in-demand technologies needed for the ever-evolving marketing industry.
  • Our program requires 10 hours of in-class time per week. In addition, you must be willing to dedicate a minimum of 20* hours to outside work per week (*depending on experience) in order to truly immerse yourself in the materials covered in class.
  • Yes, a reliable laptop is required for this course. Laptops can be Mac or PC, with a minimum 8GB of RAM and a dual-core processor (64 bit).
  • If you’re unsure if your laptop meets the requirements, please check with our admissions advisor first and they will make sure you’re good to go.
  • No costly textbooks required, all that is needed for class is your laptop and the eagerness to learn.
  • Currently, George Washington University alumni are eligible for a $500 scholarship toward tuition. We also offer early registration pricing and payment plans.
  • Please call our admissions advisor at (202) 803-5112 to get details on tuition cost and any available loans.
  • We’re so glad you asked. If you’re interested in partnering with our boot camp or accessing our student portal, please fill out this form and a member of our career services team will get in touch with you.

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