Community First: [Remotely] Supporting You During This Time

March 24, 2020

Here at Grand Circus, we’ve creatively embraced chaos and change since our start. It’s one of our core values, and our dedication to doing that is even stronger in these unprecedented times. We want our community to know – we’re in this together.  We’re working alongside each of you to connect resources, people and ideas.  Read more →

7 Questions to Ask When Picking a Remote Coding Bootcamp

April 7, 2020

Coding bootcamps have created an accelerated, affordable path for anyone looking to earn a career in tech. While a Computer Science degree requires four years of college, coding bootcamps can teach the technical skills necessary to work in the industry within a few months and at a fraction of the cost. Offering the bootcamp model Read more →

From Ecologist to Web Developer, Meet Andre Otte

March 12, 2020

If you’re looking to jumpstart your career in tech, there are many paths possible; self-learning, a computer science degree or a coding bootcamp can all teach the technical programming skills employers are looking for.  Here at Grand Circus, we provide a supportive path that allows students to elevate their existing technical knowledge while ensuring they Read more →

Announcing the SEAMLESS Grand Circus Bootcamp in Grand Rapids

January 15, 2020

Some things just go together. Peanut butter and jelly. Tacos and Tuesdays. Grand Circus and SEAMLESS. Grand Circus and SEAMLESS are thrilled to announce we’ve again partnered. Students will work on a unique, real-world development project using City of Grand Rapids data during the April 2020 bootcamp which is now accepting applications. What’s SEAMLESS? SEAMLESS is Read more →

4 Tips for Overcoming Imposter Syndrome

January 8, 2020

Are you talking yourself out of joining bootcamp because of thoughts like “I could never learn that” or “I’m not smart enough to be a developer” or “I’m so bad at math!”?  We’re here to tell you:  These thoughts and feelings are so common. So many incoming bootcamp students feel like they don’t have the right background or skillset Read more →

Take their word for it: Paying for bootcamp—It can be done

December 9, 2019

Paying for bootcamp—It can be done This post is the second of our alumni perspective series, “Take Their Word for It” where we ask alumni common questions.  Joining a coding bootcamp is an investment in your future career. This decision has helped hundreds of graduates achieve a vibrant life with a fulfilling and stable job. Read more →