Jun 29, 2020 to Sep 25, 2020
Join Premium Prep by
May 18, 2020
Self-Study & Complete Assessment by
June 1, 2020
Galvanize is excited to announce our new San Jose campus is coming soon. With the growing popularity of our San Francisco campus, we are excited to provide the Hack Reactor Software Engineering program to more students around the Bay Area.
Median Graduate Salary
(Hack Reactor San Francisco)
Until you are employed*
*upon approval, after $2K deposit
Our top-tier software engineering alumni work at some of the top tech companies:
Hack Reactor’s immersive online coding bootcamp, available as a full-time or part-time program, takes the same curriculum from Hack Reactor’s onsite immersive bootcamp and makes it accessible to remote students across the world. You'll learn from instructors face-to-face over cloud-based live chat software. You’ll pair program with classmates throughout the course, so you're never working alone. We provide private access to teachers, a Help Desk that's always ready to answer your questions, and a strong peer community; all immediately available through messaging and live web chat. Hack Reactor Remote is an online coding bootcamp program like no other.
* New York state regulation: Hack Reactor Remote is currently unable to accept students in New York. We are planning to submit the Remote program for approval in New York; our in-person immersive is pending approval.
Watch dated (often outdated), pre-recorded instructional videos.
At Hack Reactor, you will participate in real time exercises and have your questions answered by instructors on the spot.
Spend hours working on projects by yourself.
At Hack Reactor, work with a team online through pair programming and video hangouts to brainstorm, create projects, and grow your teamwork skills.
After the program, embark on the job search alone.
Receive interview coaching, negotiation training, and personal branding advice from our dedicated outcomes team. At Hack Reactor, our job is to get you a job.
Work at the speed you set for yourself.
You'll work faster and harder than you thought possible at Hack Reactor with real deadlines that mimic the professional world. Students are often amazed at how much they accomplish in 12 weeks.
|Immersive Cohort||Immersive Dates||Join Premium Prep by||Self-Study & Complete Assessment by|
|June 2020||Jun 29, 2020 to Sep 25, 2020||May 18, 2020||June 1, 2020|
|August 2020||Aug 17, 2020 to Nov 13, 2020||June 29, 2020||July 17, 2020|
|October 2020||Oct 5, 2020 to Jan 15, 2021||Aug 3, 2020||Sep 5, 2020|
|November 2020||Nov 16, 2020 to Feb 26, 2021||Oct 12, 2020||Oct 16, 2020|
Jun 29, 2020 to Sep 25, 2020
May 18, 2020
June 1, 2020
Aug 17, 2020 to Nov 13, 2020
June 29, 2020
July 17, 2020
Oct 5, 2020 to Jan 15, 2021
Aug 3, 2020
Sep 5, 2020
Nov 16, 2020 to Feb 26, 2021
Oct 12, 2020
Oct 16, 2020
Take our concentrated, fast-track coding bootcamp prep program.
Once you’ve been accepted, ramp up your skills to prepare for the Hack Reactor Immersive.
During this week you’ll learn how to interview and negotiate, while building your online presence.
You find and apply to the companies of your dreams, while we help you negotiate and leverage our extensive hiring network.
We constantly improve on it based on the ever changing needs of the technology industry, and feedback from our students and alumni.
Our remote coding bootcamp curriculum includes live pair programming to get you as close to a working environment as possible.
We believe that excellence comes from relentless improvement. We evaluate each part of our software engineering curriculum every time it is taught.
During the second half of the course, students use their skills to design and build fully functional apps from scratch. The schedule during this period is more open-ended, but equally intense.
At HackReactor, you gain more than an education; you develop a network. In addition to working and learning alongside some of the best and brightest minds in the tech industry, you join a network of over 8,000 alumni.
You'll kick off the day with AM Announcements and then, most days, work on thoughtfully crafted Toy Problems.
Depending on the day you will be watching lectures and working with your pair on the most recently assigned Sprint.
Enjoy lunch with your classmates.
Enjoy scheduled exercise time or just take a break.
As in the morning, we'll introduce new concepts by beginning a new project together on the projector, and send you out to work on it with your pair.
Decompress and let concepts solidify over a meal.
Gather with your entire class for an evening lecture.
Complete Admissions Assessments
Complete Pre-Course Work
Finance the full tuition upfront.
Discover our Software Engineering and Data Science scholarships here.
Finance your tuition by leveraging our lending partners: SkillsFund or Climb Credit.
Our experienced team works directly with each student to ensure they are able to excel in their career search and negotiate multiple offers.
By graduation, you will have a strong, unique Github portfolio, online profiles and a resume that reflects your value in the job market.
There is a clear accountability process to ensure you apply for jobs on the right timeline. We offer guidance in evaluating job offers and negotiating terms before job acceptance.
Our instructional staff conducts mock interviews, training exercises and role-play sessions designed to help you tackle the job interview.
MatchJS is an app designed to connect current and aspiring software engineers seeking to improve their skills in a certain area with mentors who have real-world experience and are willing to share their knowledge. By allowing users to post their availability and seek out mentors by skill-set, MatchJS aims to make the way we learn and teach a more open and communal experience.
Technologies: Node, Express, Firebase, RXjs, Passport, Travis CI, Karma, Jasmine, Gulp, Protractor
TownHall is a highly intuitive project management app. Drag and drop functionality allows users to quickly organize complex projects and assign tasks. A real-time chat component lets collaborators keep each other up to date.
Technologies: Node, Express, Firebase, MySQL, Angular, Socket.io
This React Native app opens connections across the globe. Users can request content from any location in the world, and respond to requests with videos and photos. The app also includes a chat function, and geolocates content using the phone’s GPS.
Technologies: Google Maps, Django, Socket.io, MapBox, PostgreSQL, Docker, Graphics Magick, AWS, YouTube API, Yelp API, Node.js.
Our bootcamp program prepares grads to work at today’s most prestigious and forward-thinking companies.
Prior industry or academic experience is not required, but most successful applicants have been introduced to programming by writing some code independently, or by working through courses on e-learning platforms such as CodeSchool or Codecademy. Hack Reactor is not a "0–60" course, this is a "20–120" course. If you haven't written any code yet, see below for recommended resources. If you study from those resources for a few hours a day, you should be able to complete the admissions challenge within two weeks. Read more here about how to prepare for the admissions challenge.
Beyond having some coding experience, successful applicants are passionate, intelligent learners and clear, empathic communicators.
Students using Windows machines experience many more struggles than students on Unix-based machines (e.g., macOS and Linux). Although it is possible to complete the course on Windows, we have seen that overcoming the Windows-only challenges wastes a lot of time that could otherwise be spent improving your engineering skills.
We require all students to use a Unix-based platform (like macOS or Linux). Two solutions are available for students who have a Windows based machine:
Run a VM (virtual machine) with Ubuntu. To do this, we require that your computer meet the following minimum specs to ensure the stability of the VM, minimize lag, etc.
6GB of RAM
20GB of drive space free
2-core 4-thread processor
2GHz processor speed
Run a dual-boot system. This is a great option if your computer doesn't meet the specs required for Option #1. This means you have the option of booting your computer into Windows or Ubuntu (but not both at the same time) every time you turn it on. This option has been well-tested but requires a more involved setup.
In general, unless your Windows laptop is extremely old, it should be able to support one of the solutions above. Additional information explaining how to set up Option #1 or Option #2 is provided to admitted students prior to the beginning of the course. Please note that the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) on Windows 10 is not sufficient for our course.
There isn't a "typical" Hack Reactor applicant - our students come from a variety of backgrounds. Some hold a CS degree and want to get web dev specific training before applying to jobs, some come from adjacent fields such as design or IT and have tangentially worked with coding, and many come from unrelated fields, looking to gain a complete skill set and begin a career in engineering.
To get you as close to a working environment as possible, a large portion of our curriculum includes pair programming. This means you'll collaborate via a tool called Floobits with another student on projects - emulating real-time teamwork. You'll double check one another’s work to reduce coding errors, and learn the team skills needed to thrive in a professional working environment.
The Remote Part-Time course is Hack Reactor's off-hours version of its Remote Immersive program. Classes are held on nights and weekends over nine months, making the curriculum feasible to those with daytime responsibilities. It’s slower pace is also a good option for people who simply want more time to absorb and utilize the information.
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