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Are you an accredited academic institution?
Wyncode Academy is the first coding bootcamp licensed (not accredited) by the Florida Department of Education’s Commission for Independent Education. We believe in a disruptive education model that is not based on offering certificates. We love the flexibility of being independent and constantly improving our offering to provide a learning experience unlike any other.
Where are you located?
Wyncode Academy is located in the vibrant tech-hub of Wynwood, Miami. We call our home Wynbase as it serves as a homebase for all community members that visit us, Wyncode alum, and current students.Wynwood is an inspirational neighborhood where you will be surrounded by art galleries, great coffee shops, restaurants and an accelerating tech ecosystem. Learn more about Wynwood: The Wynwood Walls, WynwoodMiami.com, Wynwood Art Walks
Does Wyncode offer any online programs?
No, we believe strongly that the best way to learn what we teach is in-person. As a student in one of our programs, you will be surrounded by our instructors and teaching assistants at all hours of the day, ready to answer your questions or help troubleshoot any problems.
How do I apply?
Our application process is divided into three simple steps: 1. Complete an online application form. 2. Participate in an interview with our admissions team. 3. Submit your admissions challenge and student documents. To connect with our admissions team, click here
Do I need a computer?
Yes, students need their own computer. We strongly encourage students to bring their own Apple or Linux-based laptop to get the most out of the program and continuing working when off campus.
I’m from out of town. Can you help me find a place to stay?
South Florida is a major hub with a lot of different options to stay. We do not have on-campus housing options but are happy to provide recommendations and connect you with fellow students who usually make great roommates.
How do I confirm my seat?
Once accepted, you can reserve your seat by making a confirmation deposit. To make your deposit, please click here
When do I need to pay my tuition?
You have the choice of paying the full tuition upfront or securing financing through one of our partners.
Do you have scholarships or financing available?
Wyncode currently offers two types of scholarships. A Women of Wyncode scholarship and a U.S. military veteran scholarship.
What does it cost?
Tuition for our full-time programs is $15,000. Both the Full Stack Web Development and the UX/UI Immersive programs run for 10 weeks. Tuition includes unlimited Job Support from the [Wyntalent](https://www.wyntalent.com/) team and unlimited access to work out of the Wyncode Academy space. Our Part-Time programs range in terms of tuition and length of the program. Please consult with our Admissions team for more details.
Is the confirmation deposit refundable?
When you sign up for one of our programs, you are asked to pay a $500 deposit to confirm your seat in class. From this deposit, $150 is a non-refundable registration fee. The remaining $350 of your deposit is refundable if you withdraw from the program before the first day of class.
Once accepted, how can I prepare?
The best way to prepare is to get comfortable with the basics of the programming languages that we will learn before the cohort begins. Once accepted, we will share several pre-work assignments with you. These assignments are not mandatory but we strongly recommend working through them to give you the best preparation possible.
What companies hire from Wyncode?
The startup ecosystem in South Florida is booming. You might not have known this, but in South Florida, there’s a huge demand for more developer talent. Refer to our Hiring Partners page to find out more.
Will you help me find a job?
Yes, every graduate of our full-time programs receives job support. Our Director of Hiring Partnerships runs weekly sessions to help our graduates find promising openings and connect them with the right people. In addition, you will receive a number of professional development sessions throughout the program designed to make you the best possible candidate for future employers.
What kind of salary should I expect as a Rails developer?
As shown in our jobs report, the average starting salary for our graduates in 2017 was $50,500.