Epicodus is proud to be a recipient of the SwitchUp Best Bootcamp Award, and to be included on Value College’s list of ‘Top 25 University-Affiliated Coding Bootcamps’ as well Training Industry’s ‘Top Coding Bootcamp Companies List’!

SwitchUp is a coding bootcamp directory that uses its resources to help aspiring programmers find the right coding school for their needs. Epicodus was awarded the SwitchUp 2016 Best Bootcamp Award based on 2016 alumni reviews, ratings, and course data. With a rating of 4.9 stars from 93 reviews, Epicodus is one of SwitchUp’s Top Bootcamps. Glowing tributes to our institution such as the following have been displayed on SwitchUp:

“I took courses at Epicodus a while back, and am now working full-time as a developer. The classes offered a personal and effective education and provided a good network and valuable work experience. I got portfolio pieces, an understanding of the industry, and the tools to find a job all for a much more affordable price than other leading competitors. The staff are beyond friendly and helpful, and they make being successful possible and enjoyable.”

Epicodus’s reputation as a coding school that provides excellent value for money has been augmented by its inclusion in Value College’s Top 25 University-Affiliated Coding Bootcamps. Particular mention was given to the “flipped” classroom structure of Epicodus, where students are responsible for their learning and progress through the practice of ‘pair-programming’. This is the hallmark of learning how to code at Epicodus and has always been a major area of focus in ensuring that our students become successful programmers.


Continuing the theme of recognition by industry leaders and students alike, Epicodus is extremely honored to announce its inclusion in Training Industry’s Top Coding Bootcamp Companies List. Training Industry recognizes the importance of the crucial role that coding bootcamps play in closing the skills gap for talented coders across companies of all size and industries. Companies selected as part of the inaugural 2016 list stand out as some of the best training companies in the IT field, bringing in a new and innovative approach to upskilling employees and prospective coders. Epicodus was evaluated on the following categories and was judged to be a major player in the coding bootcamp industry:

  • Leadership and innovation in coding-related 
  • Company size and growth potential
  • Quality and number of clients/users
  • Geographic reach
  • Awards, recognition and competitive differentiation

As a recognized pioneer in the coding bootcamp and coding school industry, Epicodus is honored and humbled to be the recipient of these three revered awards. Such accolades will spur us on to continue to provide exemplary educational services while encouraging aspiring coders today to become successful programmers tomorrow.