Learn to Code | Perficient Detroit

Perficient Is Sponsoring Women, Other Diverse People, & Those Committed to Gender Equality in Tech

Learn to Code in 16 Weeks, Tuition-Free


Perficient is partnering with Hackbright Academy and other coding schools to waive tuition for up to 25 people who apply and are selected for a special remote Full-Time Software Engineering course.

Applicants must be living near Detroit or be willing to relocate.

(U.S. citizens and permanent residents only. Hackbright is open to all people regardless of sex.)

Applications due May 22, but the class may fill sooner. Start your free application now!

  • Coding School for Gender Equality
  • Learn to Code in 16 Weeks
  • Tuition Covered by Perficient
  • Full-Time, Remote Learning
  • A Community of Support
  • Perficient May Choose to Interview Grads


$12,900  $0

 Up to 25 Seats Available

Apply by May 22, 2022

1,000+ grads have done it. Learn how you can, too:

Hackbright Pops Up in Michigan

Hackbright Academy is proud to be working with Perficient to #ChangeTheRatio of those underrepresented in tech careers. We know that diversity improves the workforce. To that end, we’re sponsoring a course for women, other people who are diverse, and those who are passionately committed to gender equality to learn entry-level skills in Software Engineering, Web Development, QA Testing, and Data Analytics.

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Course starts June 20, 2022

Monday-Friday, 10 AM – 6 PM ET

Based in Livonia, MI (Remote Instruction)

Is This Course for You?

Attend an Info Session

Still have questions? Join our free info session to learn more about the curriculum and application process.

Info Session: Thursday May 5, 2022
7:00 – 9:00 PM ET

Have Questions?

Have a general question or just want to chat? Give us a call. We’d love to hear from you.

(415) 935-1807

You Could Work for Perficient

Perficient is a leading global digital consultancy. They imagine, create, engineer, and run digital transformation solutions that help their clients exceed customers’ expectations, outpace competition, and grow their business.

Perficient promises to challenge, champion, and celebrate their colleagues.

They believe in developing a workforce that is as diverse and inclusive as the clients they work with. They’re constantly pursuing progress, and are committed to actively listening, learning, and acting, to further advance their organization, communities, and future leaders, always driving towards a diverse environment of inclusion and belonging.

With unparalleled strategy, creative, and technology capabilities, Perficient brings big thinking and innovative ideas, along with a practical approach to help the world’s largest enterprises and biggest brands succeed.

As an industry leader in delivering end-to-end digital solutions, Perficient is looking for the best and brightest technology and digital talent to support their growing partner and client portfolio.

Devmountain is one of two coding bootcamps Perficient has chosen to participate in the Bright Paths program. Students from Hackbright Academy, the engineering school for gender equality, will also be participating.

A Community Is Waiting for You

Hackbright Academy is proud to be the leading engineering school for gender equality, with 1,000+ graduates working at tech companies that include Google, Eventbrite, and Airbnb. We were founded with the mission to #ChangeTheRatio in tech and provide women and people who are gender diverse with personalized paths to success. Join our mission and transform your career.

In-Demand Skills

There is evolving demand for software engineering, web development, QA testing, and data analysis skills. You can break into the tech industry.


Hackbright’s fiercely collaborative community of mentors, 1,000+ alumni, instructors, and staff value your uniqueness and individuality.


If you live near Detroit, or if you are willing to relocate, you could get tuition waived thanks to Perficient!

“Becoming a software engineer opened up a whole new world.”

Lavania (Previous Job: Restaurant Manager)

5 Steps to Apply and Enroll


Start Your Application

It only takes a few minutes and there is no commitment until after an admissions decision is made. (Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents who live near Livonia, MI, or be willing to relocate nearby.) Apply early. Seats are limited.


Schedule Your Consultation

This is a 15-30 minute phone call or online chat with an admissions counselor where we get to know you better, including understanding your background and overall goals. Most importantly, we answer any questions you might have!


Prepare for the Technical Interview

Prior to the technical interview, applicants should have a rudimentary understanding of the following concepts:

  • Control flow and looping
  • How to create and manipulate basic datatypes (integers, strings, booleans, etc.)
  • How to create and manipulate lists/arrays to store basic datatypes
  • How to create and call functions
  • Algorithmic problem-solving
  • Conditional logic

Learn how to prepare for the technical interview.


Complete Your Technical Interview

This step is an assessment to help us understand your experience and aptitude with basic coding concepts. We don’t expect you to be an expert, but you should be familiar with some basic concepts.


Wait for Your Results

We’ll conduct a final review of your application. If you’re cleared for admission, the ball is in your court. If you want to continue on, we’ll get in touch with you and tell you the next steps to enroll!

Are you ready to learn to code at no cost?

Application Deadline: May 22, 2022