Frequently Asked Questions

Applying for the Grow with Google Grasshopper Program

This program is a pilot and may or may not be offered in the future. We will invite you to re-apply in the event that the program is offered again. 

No, Grasshopper is designed for complete beginners and adult learners. This course will be taught as if students have no prior coding knowledge.




In order to be offered an interview with App Academy, we require that learners must attend all six sessions.

Coding Bootcamp

A coding bootcamp is an accelerated program to teach students the technical coding skills to competitively pursue jobs in technology. You can learn more about App Academy specifically through their website or their curriculum page.

App Academy’s software development course runs from 9am to 5pm five days a week for 3 months. In order to attend the bootcamp, you should be able…

No. At App Academy, students have the option to attend App Academy without paying tuition at the time of service. Upon completion, if a student is employed in a job making $60K per year, they will be required to pay 28% of the first year salary to App Academy. If they do not find a job, or do not reach that level of income, no payment is required. This model has worked well for App Academy’s 2600+ alumni who have been placed at 935+ companies with a median salary of $90,000 in New York. For more information about App Academy, please visit their website.....

Upon completion of the Grasshopper course, if you choose, you will have the option to have a non-technical interview to secure a spot in anApp Academy cohort. Unlike other applicants, you will not have to go through a logic+reading challenge, a coding challenge, pre-work or a technical interview. App Academy reserves the right to accept or deny students based on the non-technical interview.

For this particular program, 

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