Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about GW Coding, Data Analytics, or UX/UI Boot Camp? 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 give our students the best boot camp experience possible, so it’s important to us that our students understand how our programs can help them find new jobs in web development, data analytics, and UX/UI, or even to secure a promotion with their current company. See some of our most Frequently Asked Questions below.

  • 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).
  • 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 coding test. Those who pass the academic test will have a final interview with our academic department to determine if they are accepted into the program.
  • 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.
  • The cost of the part-time program is $10,000, the cost of the full-time program is $11,995. Scholarships and payment plans are available for those who qualify.
  • Classes are held in Arlington at the GW Graduate Education Center. Visit our locations and 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).

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 test. Those who pass the academic test will have a final interview with our academic department to determine if they are accepted into the program.
  • 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.
  • The cost of the program is $10,000. Scholarships and payment plans are available for those who qualify.

Yes, GW UX/UI 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).

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, 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 prior experience is required. Our pre-course tutorials will get students prepared before classes begin.

  • 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 test. Those who pass the academic test will have a final interview with our academic department to determine if they are accepted into the program.
  • We offer a part-time program that allows working professionals to study UX/UI 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) 683-7350 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.
  • The cost of the program is $10,000. Scholarships and payment plans are available for those who qualify.

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