Program

1st in FinTech | 1st in Python

Pioneering industry-oriented education

Practical Curriculum

Adapted to company needs and shaped by industry experts

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Intensive Full-Time
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Part-Time After Hours
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Online
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Workshops
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Certifications

We develop technology skills for hiring needs

Learn coding with Byte Academy.  We pioneered industry-focused programs beginning with the launch of our Full Time FinTech Python Full-stack course, the first of its type in the world.  Our educational programs bridge the gap between “business” and technology.

We work with companies to develop and adapt our curriculum to teach skill-sets that match real hiring needs. We also utilize the expertise of leading business executives, industry professionals, and those passionate about education and software development to craft each course.

Our courses are open to individuals spanning from beginner to more advanced programming backgrounds. Some may have already had industry expertise or work experience while others are brand new to the domain that they want to study at Byte.

Our program consists of three phases. For more advanced programmers, there is the option to “jump” Phase 1 and/or take phases a la carte. Most students complete our three phase course. Students must pass an assessment in order to advance from one level to the next.

Since individuals learn at different paces, the option to repeat a phase is included in tuition

Industry Focus

  • Python Fullstack

    Our fullstack immersive and part-time programs emphasize the Python coding language. Reasons we focus on Python include simplicity, speed and analytical capabilities. It is popularity in Data Science, Finance and other industries. Python developers are sought out by companies such as Google, Buzzfeed, Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and more.

    Our Python part-time and full-time immersive programs teach you how to develop web applications using Python and frontend languages such as JavaScript, HTML/HTML5 and CSS/CSS3.  Topics covered include: Python libraries, data structures, SQL, Pandas, Django, AJAX and more.

    Full-Time: 14 weeks, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Part-Time: 24 weeks, 2 evenings/week, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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    Python Ecosystem

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    Course Report has named Python "the highest paid coding language for recent bootcamp grads."

  • FinTech

    Our FinTech program teaches individuals how to program for the financial industry.  Upon conclusion of the course, students graduate with the ability to develop FinTech applications. Curriculum is in collaboration with leaders in the FinTech space.  It emphasizes the Python programming language which is heavily used in the finance industry such as by companies such as Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan.

    In addition to Python and fullstack languages, students learn technology and gain industry expertise in the course. The program covers topics such as: data science applications in FinTech, FinTech APIs, Quant Trading, data analysis, machine learning and more.

    Full-Time: 14 weeks, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Part-Time: 24 weeks, 2 evenings/week, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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    FinTech Ecosystem

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    We help build the bridge between finance and technology

  • Blockchain

    Introducing Blokchain Lab

    We  recently expanded our blockchain offerings with our Blokchain Lab, focused entirely on blockchain education and careers. Our course trains you to be a blockchain developer covering topics such as smart contrats, blockchain platforms (ethereum, Stellar), solidity, create your own cryptocurrency, sidechains, multichains and more.

    Full-Time: 14 weeks, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
    Part-Time: 24 weeks, 2 evenings/week, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

     

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    Blockchain Ecosystem

    Originally known as the digital ledger behind Bitcoin, blockchain has wide-ranging, revolutionary applications

  • Data Science

    Data Scientists are the highest paid engineers

    Our Data Science Immersive classes are offered in New York and India

    Data Science, sometimes known as “big data,” is a rapidly growing highly lucrative field. Companies in all industries have immense amounts of data but need specialists to analyze the data in order to make proper business decisions. A data scientist cleans, organizes and analyzes data using tools such as distributed computing, predictive modeling, machine learning, statistics, math and visualization. The Python coding language, core to our curriculum, is used heavily in the data sciences due to its analytical capability. A data science skill set is highly in demand:

    • As the highest paid engineers, data scientist salaries average $128,549 (US)*
    • By 2018 there will be a demand for 490,000 data science jobs. This demand is expected to exceed supply by more than 50%
    • It is estimated that there will be 240 exabytes daily by 2020

    A data science background is useful for other roles including: data analyst, data engineer, data architect, data and analytics manager, and statistician.

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    *Glassdoor, November 2017 

    Data Partners Include

    Harvard Business Review Named Data Scientists "The Sexiest Job of the 21st Century"

  • Quant Algo

    “The scarce resource in quantitive investing is talent”

    —  Matthew Granade,  Point72 Ventures

    Called the “Rocket Scientists of Wall Street” by Investopedia, Quants are in high demand but difficult to find – our course sets out to change this.

    Assets under management by Quant traders have been rising with the number now approaching $350 billion.  Last year billionaire Steve Cohen’s Point72 committed as much as $250 million to be managed by Quantopian, an online platform where members build computerized trading models and earn a share of profit.  Among other items, he was attracted to the innovative way Quantopian harbors quant talent.  Our course, also, will develop these sought-after quant skills.

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    Companies Using Quant - Algos

    Quants are known as the rocket scientists of Wall Street

A fantastic program with dedicated and knowledgeable instructors which focuses on an industry (finance and banking) that is ripe for change. It is tough but you will learn a lot.

Marc CFA, Wharton grad, hackathon champion

Admissions

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.  We engage all applicants in a thorough application process in order to ensure diverse, yet complementary cohorts.

Start dates and admissions process vary by location.

The number one ingredient we look for in applicants? Passion

Kai Head of Admissions

Our admissions process

  1. Apply
  2. Pass Assessment
  3. Refundable deposit to secure your spot
  4. Pay balance
  5. Enroll

Tuition (US)

Full Time (14 Weeks)

$14,950

Part-Time (24 Weeks)

$14,950

We are committed to making education affordable

The full price of our full and part-time programs is $14,950 in the United States.  Please inquire separately for other locations.

Tuition Reimbursement Program 

We will return your tuition if you are not hired within 6 months of graduation. See FAQ for more details.

We have many lending partners to help make Byte affordable.

 

Lending Partners

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Job Linked Loans

Don’t pay the full tuition upfront, receive job-linked loans so that tuition is paid back after being hired.

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Team

Our team consists of industry professionals passionate about community and education.

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