Technology is changing the world, and software created by bright and driven minds is making the world a better place. At Prime Digital Academy, we aim to better the industry, and the world, by empowering people with unique and diverse backgrounds to apply their passions to solving problems that impact lives. In return, students earn rewarding and high-paying careers in tech in months, not years. We’re now seeking passionate problem-solvers in Kansas City ready to change their lives and the world.
Prime Digital Academy is an accelerated, full-time immersion coding bootcamp. Our 20-week Full Stack Engineering program helps people change their careers and land high-paying, in-demand tech jobs. Prime was founded in Minneapolis in 2014 as a response to the talent gap in the local community. Since then we’ve helped more than 700 students launch their careers in tech and we’re excited to duplicate this success for students in Kansas City.
We are now accepting applications for our 20-week Full Stack Engineering Kansas City cohort. Apply today and launch your new, fulfilling career as a Software Engineer by summer.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 11th, 2019
Attending Prime starts with submitting an application to our Full Stack Engineering program which kicks off the process. Our application includes a coding challenge, short essays and some logic puzzles - all of which will take about 10 hours to complete.
PREWORK: January 21st, 2019
15-20 hrs/week and mostly online with weekly video classes and opportunities to get on campus to meet your fellow classmates.
CLASSROOM: March 4th, 2019
Students are full-time in the classroom ~8:30am-5pm, 60+ hrs/week, which includes weekend challenges. Students can not maintain jobs during this phase as it requires your full commitment to your career change.
GRADUATION: June 7th, 2019
In 20 weeks I went from being a competent computer user to designing and writing fully functional computer programs. Trust the curriculum, trust the instructors, trust the staff. They all want to see you succeed.
Eric A. Prime Grad
In 2018, there were more than 3,000 unfilled tech jobs in Kansas City. Even though the tech industry in the area is one of the fastest growing in the nation, there just aren’t enough tech professionals to keep up with the demand.
That’s why Prime Digital Academy is excited to be opening a new campus in Kansas City, to teach people the skills they need to become Software Engineers. We’re going to help smart, driven students break into the tech industry and fill these open positions.
Prime students learn modern technologies, practical methodologies, and critical behavioral skills through carefully crafted curriculum and hands-on work on real-world projects. Prime’s immersive programs empower learners from diverse backgrounds to begin their new tech careers in months, not years.
Scott is a software engineer and educator based in Kansas City. With more than a decade of experience in software engineering for web, mobile, game, and augmented reality applications, Scott helped shape the curriculum and instruction model for Prime Digital Academy.
Scott will be hosting several free HTML & CSS Workshops to meet students that are interested in breaking into the Kansas City tech scene as Software Engineers. Save your spot in an upcoming workshop for an evening of hands-on learning and group discussion as we talk about the building blocks of the web!
Prime was one of the best decisions of my career. I went from having no coding experience to having a job as a software engineer in six months. I would definitely recommend this program to anyone who is willing to put their time and energy into learning code
Sarah B Prime Grad