From Boot Camp to the Big Leagues: How Columbia Engineering Helped...

For years, Lucas Gowland had a career in finance. A Master’s degree in capital markets taught him how technology, innovation, and coding play a...

From Tehran to Denver: How Hard Work and Responsibility Helped One...

Tehran is about 7,000 miles from Denver — and for Soheil Mirzaei, it probably felt even further. After growing up in the Iranian capital,...

“You Can Figure It Out — the Industry Isn’t an Ivory...

“I always loved coding on a basic level,” said MaiAda Carpano, now a Junior Software Developer at Creditly. “As a child, I’d spend hours...

Determination, Diversity & Representation: 5 Ways Sonia Castellano Prioritized Her Passions...

Sonia Castellano’s journey into technology began on Facebook. An active networker, she was struck when she came across a connection’s testimonial about a coding...

How the FinTech Boot Camp Transformed Marc Weimer’s 10-Year Banking Career

Marc Weimer graduated college in the midst of the 2008 recession — so moving across the country wasn’t an issue when he received a...

Berkeley Coding Boot Camp Gave This Technical Writer Creds to Land...

Pam Kelly had years of technological experience under her belt — but still, she had trouble proving her technical knowledge during the job search....

Partner Spotlight: Capco Gives Back to Its Community by Supporting Boot...

Capco, a management and technology consulting firm for the financial and energy sectors, specializes in rock-solid technology to move organizations forward. From strategy to...

How Bianca Hodges is Merging New Cybersecurity Boot Camp Skills With...

Before enrolling in Vanderbilt Cybersecurity Boot Camp, Bianca Hodges acquired a wealth of experience in the mental health field. After earning a Master’s degree...

How Data Analytics Boot Camp Helped One Learner Find a New...

Jorge Sanchez wasn’t always interested in data. As an undergraduate, he wanted to become a doctor, but eventually realized a clinical career wasn’t the...

7 Women Closing the Tech Gender Gap

Women make up almost half of the labor market — yet the tech industry is largely dominated by men. In classrooms and conference rooms alike,...

Despite the Odds, the Cybersecurity Boot Camp Experience Helped Harinder Bhathal...

After nine years of working in IT, Harinder Bhathal was ready for a new challenge. He didn’t want to fully part with technology, just...

3 Students Who Completed Boot Camp and Landed New Roles Amidst...

We’ve all seen it, heard it, read it, and repeated it: 2020 has marked the worst job market since the Great Depression. But that...

How Persistence and The Coding Boot Camp at UCLA Extension Helped...

After working as a librarian for several years, Stephanie Aurelio was ready for a new challenge. When choosing her next move, she thought back...

Jobs, Dragons, and COVID-19: How Anas Qazi Navigated Uncertainty to Further...

Having moved from India to Saudi Arabia to Canada, Anas Qazi was no stranger to change. But when he first arrived in Toronto hoping...

Moving Online Mid-Boot Camp: 4 Students Who Found the Silver Lining...

The COVID-19 crisis and subsequent stay-at-home orders created challenges for everyone. For the boot camp students already navigating intense curricula and demanding hours, the...

How Columbia Engineering FinTech Boot Camp Helped a Former Accountant Go...

In 2016, after completing an undergraduate degree in public accounting from Fordham University’s Gabelli School of Business and working toward her CPA licensure, Alexis...

How the Coding Boot Camp Helped Alvin Ng Get Out of...

Two years into his undergraduate accounting program, Alvin Ng took a computer science elective. Little did he know he was about to find his...

5 Lessons Michelle Sokolov Learned After a Last-Minute Decision to Join...

Michelle Sokolov made the decision to enroll in The Coding Boot Camp at UCLA Extension on a whim. She had graduated from college with...

From Civil Engineering to Software Engineering: How Bill Hall Changed Careers...

Bill Hall always excelled at math and science — so when it came time to choose a career, civil engineering felt like a natural...

How the Data Analytics Boot Camp Helped George Oddoye Land Two...

George Oddoye enjoyed his job as a STEM tutor, but after three years of teaching students, he wanted to start learning again. In college,...