Grand Circus is a higher educational institution that offers coding bootcamps in both Detroit and Grand Rapids, Michigan. Grand Circus boasts a major network of connections with Michigan’s tech community. The institution works tirelessly with the region’s leading technical employers to forge lasting partnerships that can potentially open many doors for students in the program. At Grand Circus, students do more than just code. They hone their problem solving skills, technical skills, and soft skills, in order to thrive in the tech community and find their dream career. At Grand Circus, dedication yields major results.
Grand Circus offers a variety of different coding bootcamp programs including full-time bootcamps for Java, Front End Development, and C# .NET coding. The afterhours program includes two different options: the Front End after hours program and the C# .NET after hours program. All courses except the Java program are available at both locations. The Java bootcamp is only available at the Detroit campus.Courses are constantly updated to reflect the best industry standards. Partnered with cutting edge curriculum and highly trained staff, Grand circus boot camps offer some of the highest quality technical education programs in the Michigan area.
The full-time bootcamps at Grand Circus last for a total of 14 weeks. Courses take place Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The after hours bootcamp takes place 3 days a week from 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM and lasts for a total of 26 weeks.
Gand Circus is dedicated to the career advancement of its students. With a wide network of employers and alumni throughout Michigan and beyond, Grand Circus is dedicated to expanding its hiring network to offer students major industry connections. The average entry-level salary for a Grand Circus grad is around $52,000 per year. As alumni, graduates receive access to a variety of alumni-only seminars and receive 50% off any additional bootcamps.
The total cost of bootcamp tuition at Grand Circus is $11,750. The team at Grand Circus believes that the tech industry should reflect the diverse composition of their community. For that reason, Grand Circus offers diversity scholarships to certain underrepresented segments of the population to ensure that they have an opportunity to pursue dream career. Veterans, women, African Americas, Chicano, Latinos, Native Americans, Pacific Islanders, and LGBTQ+ persons are all automatically eligible for a $1,500 tuition scholarship. Students residing in the Grand Rapids area may be eligible for the Rising TIDE Grant. Grand Circus also offers the Develop(her) Scholarship at both of their campuses. The partial scholarship covers $3,750 of tuition. Victims of the recent automotive layoffs in Michigan also may be eligible for a scholarship of $2,500 towards the cost of tuition. Grand Circus has also partnered with several major lenders including Skillsfund, Climb, and Vemo Education.
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