Study Guide: How to Prepare for the Backend Skills Assessment
To ensure that we’re admitting learners who will be successful in the new program and in the workplace, we’ve designed a Backend Skills Assessment, which will test applicants on their knowledge of programming fundamentals, problem solving, and data structures.
Study Guide: How to Pass the BloomTech Data Science Challenge
To ensure that every student we admit to the Data Science program has a high likelihood of success, we ask DS applicants to complete a short quiz called the “Data Science Challenge.” The Data Science challenge is a short quiz that includes two types of questions: math and Python.
How to Ace the Criteria Cognitive Aptitude Test (CCAT)
One of the steps in the BloomTech admissions process is taking the Criteria Cognitive Aptitude Test (CCAT) – an aptitude test that measures how well you solve problems, digest information, learn new skills, and think critically.
How to Apply to BloomTech [A Step-by-Step Guide]
Congratulations on your decision to kickstart a rewarding new career as a web developer or data scientist with an online coding bootcamp! Here's your complete guide to the BloomTech application process.
Q&A: What Does it Take to Succeed at BloomTech?
Your success at BloomTech is dependent on the amount of time and effort you commit to learning. So what’s the secret to success at BloomTech and how much time will the course really take?
7 Ways to Connect With the BloomTech Community
Welcome to the BloomTech community! We’re thrilled that you’ve taken the first step toward changing your life and your career. Now it’s time to start meeting your new classmates and instructors, and get connected to your new BloomTech network.
Checklist: 6 Things to do Before Your First Day of BloomTech
Congratulations on being admitted to BloomTech! You’re about to embark on a journey that will change your career, and ultimately your life. Here are 6 things to do before your first day of class to ensure you get the most out of your time at BloomTech.
Prepare Yourself for Success by Attending BloomTech Orientation
In BloomTech's orientation program, new students receive an introduction to the BloomTech experience, and other than completing the precourse work or aptitude tests, it is the most important way you can prepare to be successful at BloomTech.
6 Web Developers Share How They Beat Imposter Syndrome
Regardless of how impressive your resume is, imposter syndrome can sneak in, tricking you into thinking you're underserving of your success, or that it's the result of luck or outside forces. Imposter syndrome is real - but it's time to beat it.
Paystack Hosts BloomTech Student Meetup in Lagos
BloomTech students in Lagos had the opportunity to meet with the Engineering and Product teams at Paystack on January 25, 2020.
BloomTech General Counsel Cecilia Ziniti: "BloomTech Has the Potential to Change Lives"
From the moment Cecilia Ziniti learned about BloomTech, she knew it had the potential to radically change the education landscape.
26 Common Behavioral Questions to Practice Before Any Interview
Today we're sharing 26 behavioral questions you should be prepared to answer ahead of any job interview. While you should tailor your response for each company and role you interview for, you can recycle much of the content, which saves you time preparing for individual interviews.
Building The Tech Career you Deserve: Q&A with Namrata Ganatra
We’re kicking off our new Women in Tech series with a Q&A session with Namrata Ganatra, BloomTech’s School’s Chief Technology Officer.
6 Ways to Take Care of Your Mental Health at BloomTech
If you’re experiencing symptoms of anxiety, stress, depression, burnout, or another type of mental health issue, you should know that you’re not alone. BloomTech is an exciting time and there's a lot to do, but your health comes first.
BloomTech Mentor Hosts Student Meetup at DoorDash HQ
On Friday, September 27, one of our incredible student mentors hosted a walk-through of the DoorDash headquarters in San Francisco, California, for a small group of BloomTech students.
BloomTech CTO Namrata Ganatra: ‘This is the Opportunity I Would Want for My Younger Self'
BloomTech's new Chief Technology Officer almost didn't have a chance to become a computer scientist.
Here's How BloomTech Students Can Turn Ideas to Products – and Profits
We’re thrilled to be partnering with Blockstack to open up a new way for our students to earn cash for their first Blockstack app while they finish their education.