Alchemy Code Lab is an advanced software engineering training program that propels students toward exponential salary growth and opportunity. Available only in Portland, Oregon, Alchemy Code Lab believes that the power of coding and software engineering with drastically advance the city of portland including it’s economy and tech industry innovation. Founded in 2015 in the heart of downtown Portland, Alchemy Code Lab is homegrown and has stood the test of time in Portland to become a staple of the tech community. Alchemy Code Lab is devoted to providing a safe and welcoming environment for students from all racial and ethnic backgrounds, women, veterans, and members of the LGBTQ+ community.
Alchemy Code Lab offers 6 month full time cohorts. These are all in person and take place Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM. A new cohort takes place every 3 months. The bootcamp process at Alchemy Code Lab is broken down into 4 parts. First is the Bootcamp Prep Course which includes 15 hours of in person instruction, followed by Bootcamp Part One which includes 160 hours of in person instruction. Bootcamp Part 2 includes another 160 hours of in person instruction. The Career Track offers a total of 440 hours of in person instruction.
Alchemy Code Lab is highly dedicated to the career advancement of its students, and the numbers prove it! Alchemy Code Lab boats a 90% in field student job placement rate, an average graduate salary of $79,000 per year, and a hiring partnership with over 75 unique companies. With an estimated 7,000 to 12,000 additional software developers needed in the Portland tech industry by 2020, Alchemy Code Lab is doing everything in its power to ensure that their students stand out amongst a crowd.
Alchemy Code Lab believes in the power of investing in yourself. That’s why they do everything in their power to ensure that anyone who wishes to attend the coding program, has the opportunity to do so. The bootcamp prep course at Alchemy Code Lab costs $299. Bootcamp part one costs $3,500. Bootcamp part two costs $4,500. The career track costs $12,000. In order to secure their seat in a chosen bootcamp, students submit a 10% deposit ($350) towards the first installment of tuition. This deposit is refundable prior to the first day of bootcamp. Alchemy Code Lab partners with a variety of grants and scholarships including Worksource Oregon, Diversity in Tech Scholarships, Women Who Code Scholarships, Lesbians Who Tech Scholarships, and more.
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