Creating World Class Software Developers

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Learn by Doing

Practical knowledge gained via guided instruction and coding challenges is employed into workshop projects and Breakable Toys.  Build and demo real products with fellow Launchers, Experience Engineers, Hiring Companies, and the technology community.

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Practical Knowledge

On average, the curriculum at a traditional CS degree program is comprised of 90% theoretical and 10% practical knowledge.  We focus on those practical concepts which serves to provide the skills required to add immediate value as an effective software developer.

Collaboration

Collaboration

Gone are the days of coding 'rockstars and ninjas'.  Today's leading technology and software companies seek dynamic developers who can collaborate within a team setting to solve complex problems. Launchers gain collaborative skills via pair programming and team oriented projects.

Full-Service Bootcamp Model

  • Complete 80-120 hours of collaborative virtual learning with fellow Launchers & Experience Engineers solidifying fundamental programming skills.
  • An immersive learning experience based upon practical knowledge in a collaborative environment with peers and experienced developers building real products.
  • Introducing Launchers to talent-seeking companies in an efficient and supportive setting with the intent to create new relationships and foster future opportunities.
  • Launchers continue to have access to our learning management system, Apollo, receive career guidance, Breakable Toy reviews, and additional projects to advance skills.
  • Alumni helping current Launchers through guest speaking opportunities, submitting Breakable Toy concepts, participating in networking events, and providing peer code review.
  • Well done, once again. Tremendous group!

    Ryan Grimard, AdHarmonics
    Ad-harmonics
  • We are seriously impressed!

    Stefan Mitropolitsky & Joe Boerjes, Smartleaf
    Smartleaf
  • Awesome program. A great way to meet a wave of good, smart, Rails developers.

    Mike Isman, Ubersense
    Ubersense
  • Wonderful! A great way to meet some entry level developers!

    Jen Paxton, Fiksu
    Fiksu
  • Great. Excellent students, very engaged.

    Brendan Murphy, Constant Contact
    Constant-contact
  • Love it. We need the talent.

    David Block, Backupify
    Backupify
  • The Launchers are much further along than I expected. I feel much better about hiring a junior dev out of this program than from a recruiter.

    Tom Cocca, Boston Logic
    Boston-logic
  • You guys have done a great job with the program. Great culture and output.

    Scott Segal & Galen Sanford, Crowdly
    Crowdly
  • Met several great people today. Much better use of time than searching LinkedIn.

    Adam Buggia, Localytics
    Localytics
  • It is a great concept, I like it.

    Abdullah Daoud, Digital Bungalow
    Digitalbungalow
  • Really awesome contribution to the community and a great way to help these amazing people move forward and develop careers.

    Brian Del Vecchio, Digital Lumens
    Digitallumens
  • The energy is great. The skills people are learning and exposure to Github and rails will help them transition.

    Russell Schwager, Jumptap
    Jumptap
  • I think it's a great program - impressed with the group of students we met today.

    Meg Broughton, Vermonster
    Vermonster
  • What a fabulous and efficient methodology! Not only were you able to capture quantity, but also quality!

    Jessica Kang, Intronis
    Intronis
  • The lessons and ideas are great. Students are inspired to web development area.

    Yolanda Li, Kayak
    Kayak
  • It is great. The process is really helpful exposing companies to talented junior engineers.

    Trapper Markelz, MeYou Health
    Me-you-health