A COMMUNITY IS WAITING FOR YOU

We’re proudly the leading engineering school for gender equality, with 1,000+ graduates at tech companies that include Google, Dropbox, and Airbnb. We were founded with the mission to provide women, people who are gender diverse, and their allies with a personalized path to a software engineering career.

-Hackbright is open to all people, regardless of sex.-

GET INSPIRED

Watch our latest “How I Got My Job” panel to hear from graduates how Hackbright Academy’s software engineering bootcamp helped them learn to code and pursue a career in coding.

THE HACKBRIGHT ADVANTAGE

COMMUNITY

Hackbright’s fiercely collaborative community values your
uniqueness and individuality.

LOCATION

With origins in San Francisco,
Hackbright is connected to the heart of the world’s tech capital with access to invaluable opportunities.

CAREER SUCCESS

Benefit from Hackbright’s close partnerships with the industry’s
top companies and talent.

Ready to Change Your Future? Let’s Do This!

We know jumping into computer science without any experience can be daunting. In this outline, we explore:

  • Hackbright’s community of changemakers
  • Information on our full-time (12 weeks, M–F) or part-time (24 weeks two evenings per week and Saturdays) software engineering programs
  • The application process
  • Information about online learning, student outcomes, and more!
Cover of course outline

Get Our 10-Page Course Outline

*By providing your information, you consent to receive occasional special promotional offers and education opportunities by phone, text message and email via automated technology from Strayer University and its partner Capella University. Consent is not required to purchase goods or services. You can always call us at 1.866.314.3547.

SETTING YOU UP FOR SUCCESS

Our instructors, peers, advisors, mentors, career coaches and graduates uphold a culture and environment where people who are underrepresented in tech are empowered to realize their full potential. It’s not about competition for attention, it’s about collaboration. We firmly believe that when you combine a network of strong support with a community of like-minded, ambitious women, people who are gender diverse, and those committed to gender equality, the possibilities are endless.

THE HACKBRIGHT ECOSYSTEM

the-hackbright-woman
Educators
Hackbright educators have developed an environment that allows individuals to thrive at their own pace, ask questions, and get the most out of the exhilarating software engineering programs.
Graduate Network
We stick together. After you graduate, you’ll be part of a professional network of 1,000+ grads and engineers who are passionate about helping each other get ahead.
Mentors
Work with mentors who are passionate about investing in and developing you as a professional. Industry experts from companies like Airbnb, Twitter and Slack are determined to see you succeed.
Career Development
You’re not doing it alone. Whiteboarding sessions, resume building workshops and personalized career developers will all play a key role in helping you find the perfect job.
Advisors
Our program is intense and advisors are here to guide your experience and help you make the right decisions. They’ll track your progress, provide personal and technical support and keep you working towards your goal.
Hiring Partners
At Hackbright, we foster a close collaboration within the industry. Top tech companies like Amazon, LinkedIn and Eventbrite look to us when diversifying their team.

YOU BRING SOMETHING UNIQUE TO THE TABLE

Our students often come from all types of different backgrounds and career fields. All you need is the passion and a desire to do what you love for a living.

NICOLE ZIEMLAK
“I was an Account Manager”
Check out what I am now!
FLIPflip
NICOLE ZIEMLAK
Software Engineer
FLIPflip
JESSICA MCELROY
“I was a Policy Research Associate”
Check out what I am now!
FLIPflip
JESSICA MCELROY
Software Engineer
FLIPflip
Viola Olayinka
“I was a Social Media Coordinator!”
Check out what I am now!
FLIPflip
Viola Olayinka
Product Operations Expert
FLIPflip

Our website proudly features actual Hackbright grads who agreed to appear! Please note that many factors, besides education, contribute to students receiving jobs. We value individuality. Your own results may vary.

READY TO TAKE THE NEXT STEP?
Whether you’re new to software engineering or you have experience with programming, we have a course for you.

SPOTLIGHTED IN: