FAQ

What do I get out of this experience? What kinds of skills and/or experiences will I have from this program?

#MoreThanCode is a custom experience designed to teach you the skills you need to be successful in the 21st digital economy. With our current Product Design course,  developed by 2020Shift and Uber, our curriculum will help you break into one of the highest-earning design positions. You will learn how to identify, investigate, and define problems with a current strategy, and ultimately visualize, design, test and bring new solutions to life. In this part-time course, you will acquire the fundamentals of product management, roadmapping, prototyping, and the basics of user experience and user interface design.

Who is this program for/what students will be successful in this program?

This program is for young professionals, recent grads, college students and those interested in transitioning into new positions within tech.  If you're curious, a problem solver, passionate and innovative, this program is for you. We want people who want to change their lives and, ultimately, change the world.

When is the deadline to register for classes? When do they begin/end?

The course starts on Monday, January 30.  The deadline to register for the first cohort is Thursday,  January 26.

Do I need experience or a technical background to apply?

If you have prior technical experience, that’s awesome, but if you don’t, that's fine. We want people with a genuine interest in technology and a willingness to learn.

How much do classes cost, and what does this include?

The course costs $1500 and that includes coverage of tuition, as well as any perks you receive throughout the program (office visits, tailored events and mentorship opportunities, among other things).

How long will the pre-work take?

The pre-work should be no longer than a 2-hour commitment. It is due 24 hours after receipt.

Do I have to live in NY?

At this time our classes are local to NY, being held at ThoughtWorks. We will have an online option shortly, and are also planning to expand to other cities.

Is there a payment plan option?

Yes! We can work with you to make it work. 

Do you have lending partners?

At this time we don’t, however, let's chat. We want to make it work for you! 

Do you get a certificate after completing #MoreThanCode?

Yes, if you pass the course, you get a certificate after completing the course.

 

Please note: 

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