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Product College

Higher Education with the student at the center.

Make School Students

You'll spend two years developing the hard and soft skills needed to succeed in the tech industry

Year 1

Everyday I learn new topics in the manner a junior developer might at a tech company. Every project I work on is a real product that can amass real users. I am building products that tackle problems in industries and topics such as education, health, social work, politics, smart homes, e-commerce, civic engagement and more.

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Year 2

My learning is more advanced and self-regulated. Instructors encourage me to engage in efforts such as software contracting and building a startup. I am graduating with a mix of in-class knowledge and real-world experience.

Year2

After Make School

I am a Maker with the skillset to create deep impact in the world. I have an awesome job building software that changes lives. I have friends who are creating the most innovative products in the technology industry. I’m going to be an entrepreneur, developer, innovator, force for good.

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Our alumni earn an average starting salary of $95k with jobs at companies like

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Our students learn computer science by building real world products

Our students are leaders and innovators who learn best through creating. Together we form a diverse and socially conscious community passionate about solving problems with technology.

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Our education combines the best of

Liberal Arts

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A broad-based education is critical to a fulfilling life and a successful career. You'll take classes on writing, design, personal finance, economics and ethics in engaging discussion and project based formats. You'll develop a growth mindset and curiosity to learn - so your education continues well beyond your time in school.

Computational Thinking

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Computational thinking is the new literacy in a technology powered future. Our courses on modern tools and technologies will ensure you graduate into a job as a software engineer. While our foundational computer science courses will equip you with the critical thinking and problem solving skills needed to adapt in a rapidly changing economy.

With our students at the center

We put your happiness first both in and out of the classroom by collecting your feedback every 3 weeks.

We pair you with a coach for personal goal setting and bi-weekly checkins

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Your education is centered around original projects that inspire you using technologies relevant to industry.

We align your success with our incentives through Income Share Agreements.

Our students spend their days learning, coding, and engaging with industry

  • 9am Start the day with a huddle to share your goals for the day
  • Lunch with your coach to discuss your progress and career trajectory
  • Take a class on character development to improve your soft skills
  • Code on the project you'll present to industry at Demo Night
  • 6pm Attend a meetup on open source and civic technology

Discover what it's like to become a student

Read our thoughts on education and technology

Student Spotlight Never Looking Back with Alirie Gray
Understanding Your Tuition Options Income Share Agreements and More
Yelp Welcomes Make School Students with Open Arms We're thrilled to announce that Yelp will be working with us.

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