Dec 08, 2022

42: Is a computer science degree better than a coding bootcamp?

Learn to code in three months? Get a high paying job after? Who wouldn’t choose a coding bootcamp. But is it the right choice for you? In this episode we go over the difference between a computer science degree and a coding bootcamp? If you’re looking for a career in the software industry, getting the right amount of education can determine your career path.


  • 0:00 – 0:36 Intro
  • 0:38 – 2:26 Tech Girl Code Background
  • 2:26 – 4:47 Switching From Being A Software Engineer To Teaching Software Engineering
  • 4:54 – 7:42 Is 35 too old to get a degree? Or Should I go to a Bootcamp?
  • 7:50 – 10:01 How To Adapt To Different Learning Styles?
  • 10:10 – 11:48 How To Stay Motivated When Learning To Code?
  • 11:50 – 14:49 Are Coding Bootcamp Grads More Employable Than College Grads?
  • 14:52 – 16:31 What Is The Easiest Way To Get Into The Tech Industry?
  • 16:31 – 16:48 Closing Remarks

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42: Is a computer science degree better than a coding bootcamp?


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