We Are Educators
Being a good software developer does not prepare you to teach development. The Turing staff blends computer programming experience with years of classroom instruction. No other team can match our depth of expertise and on-the-ground instructional experience.
- Is skilled in education pedagogy with over 70 years of aggregate classroom experience.
- Builds on lessons learned from creating both Hungry Academy and gSchool.
- Trains professional development teams at top technology companies like LivingSocial, Boeing, Accenture, and Sony PlayStation.
- Contributes to the community, presenting at and helping organize RubyConf, RailsConf, JSConf and dozens of smaller conferences.
- Is committed to making our program inviting and accessible to a broad range of people, regardless of academic background, professional background, age, race, gender, gender identification or sexual orientation.
Everything You Need to Become Successful
No other software development program approaches the depth of expertise our students develop. Beyond simple Rails applications, our students master Test-Driven Development, build and consume APIs, implement systems for coordinating applications, and understand strong Object-Oriented design.
Our academic curriculum
- Has been refined over the past five years of full-time teaching.
- Includes everything a developer needs to build professional-quality web applications.
- Teaches the principles behind the code.
- Is published as open source, benefitting the community beyond our walls
We Train Professional Developers
Our seven-month instructional program is carefully crafted to prepare high-aptitude individuals for careers as software developers. Succeed in our program and you won’t just be an intern, you’ll be valuable.
Graduates from our programs
- Consistently outperform graduates from other developer training programs.
- Typically have a full-time software developer job with a salary in the range of $65K-$115K.
- Find employment in their top-choice destinations including Denver/Boulder, SF, NYC, Chicago, Atlanta, DC, Portland, Dallas, internationally, and remote.
- Are hired at companies like CaptainU, Trelora, Pivotal Labs, thoughtbot, LivingSocial, Mondo Robot, EverFi, iTriage, TurboVote, Quick Left, the National Park Service, TableXI, and Techstars, among others.
Turing School is a founding member of the Council on Integrity in Results Reporting.