Our Programs

Kenzie Academy offers a full-time Software Engineering program and a part-time UX Design program, both built to prepare you for a career in tech. A Kenzie education puts you ahead of the competition as you learn soft skills, technical skills, and get connected with industry professionals.

We design our curriculum to focus on the needs of the industry, so you are not only learning to solve today’s problems but tomorrow’s problems. You will receive an education guided by some of the biggest names in tech and created to lead you to the career you deserve.

Our Programs
Our Programs
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Our Programs

Software Engineering Program
Full-Time
Software Engineering Program<br>Full-Time

Our Software Engineering program covers Front-End and Back-End web development. As a student, you’ll master our full-stack engineering curriculum with the guidance of industry practitioners — professionals with real experience to offer, not just theory.

  • Tuition: $24,000
  • Time Commitment: 12 months
UX Design Career Program
Part-Time
UX Design Career Program<br>Part-Time

Our User Experience (UX) Design program is built for working professionals. This part-time program will give you the education needed to become a UX Designer and solve real-world problems.

  • Tuition: $10,500
  • Time Commitment: 6 months
Our Programs
Our Programs
  • Get Tech Skills
    Get Tech Skills

    You’ll take part in a project-based curriculum with enough time to absorb the material and get hands-on practice applying it. With the Software Engineering program, you’ll learn various programming languages like HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Python, Django, and SQL. We’ll also teach you how to learn new languages, so you can stay ahead of the curve as a marketable job candidate.

    As a grad, you’ll earn your certification backed by Kenzie and Butler University as well as a varied portfolio of projects showcasing your skills.

  • Get Soft Skills
    Get Soft Skills

    Your education shouldn’t just teach you how to do the job — it should also cover how to get the job. Our Student Success and Placement teams will give you job search, resume building, and interviewing skills while supporting you through the program. You’ll graduate as a well-rounded, marketable job candidate.

    Whether online or on campus, you’ll always be connected to your instructors and classmates as part of our community — the Kenzie Fam. Online students enjoy the same collaboration and instructor guidance as students on campus. 

  • Get Hired
    Get Hired

    The skills you gain at Kenzie will enable you to apply for job titles like Software Engineer, Mobile App Developer, and UX/UI Designer — positions CNN has listed in the Top 100 Careers in the U.S.

    The current average salary of all Kenzie graduates is $57k, and the majority of our students land a job offer within 6 months of graduation. Our Placement team will guide you throughout your job search, and our national network of employer partners assists with job placement in addition to guiding our curriculum.

The Kenzie Way

As a Kenzie student, you’ll be supported on your journey to a successful career in tech. That’s why we design our curriculum to help you affirm and track your progress. We’ve built the following affirmations and programming into our curriculum to keep you engaged and motivated: 

  • I know where I am in my journey → Weekly kick-offs with instructors
  • I know what I need to do next → Daily after-lunch check-ins 
  • I know who to go to for support → Q&As + work time with facilitators on Zoom
  • I am engaged immediately and forever → Building community through Friday evening Fireside Chat/Social Hour
  • I use industry-standard tools to get work done → Career Fridays introduce tools for job hunting & communication
  • I am motivated to continue learning → Deep dives for advanced students & office hours for those struggling
  • I receive effective feedback on my level of competency → Code reviews & other forms of feedback 
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Student Stories

Kyle

Kyle loved how tech provides endless opportunities to learn. In his new job as an Associate Software Engineer at Tangoe, he's excited to continue learning new programming languages with his team.

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  • New Job Title
    Associate Software Engineer
  • Employer
    Tangoe
  • Salary
    91% Increase in Annual Income

Doug

Doug struggled to stick to a singular path - then he found fulfillment in tech. Now, he’s taking the next step in his journey as a Software Engineer at Multiply Technology.

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  • New Job Title
    Software Engineer
  • Employer
    Multiply Technology
  • Salary
    144% Increase in Annual Income

Shaquon

Shaquon's Kenzie experience deepened his tech knowledge and gave him leadership experience. He's now an apprentice with Next Chapter, and next he'll have the opportunity to work full-time at a well-known San Francisco-based tech company.

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  • New Job Title
    Apprentice Software Developer
  • Employer
    Next Chapter
  • Salary
    214% Increase in Annual Income

Lea

Lea was an attorney, but she decided a career in tech would be more fulfilling. Now, she's started her new career as a Software Engineer at Ion Three and she credits Kenzie's sense of community for guiding her.

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  • New Job Title
    Full Stack Software Engineer
  • Employer
    Ion Three
  • Salary
    $79,000/Year Post-Kenzie

Hamilton

Hamilton felt challenged and inspired by Kenzie's community-driven, experiential curriculum. He's now launching his tech career as a UX/UI Designer at Archon Tech Strategies.

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  • New Job Title
    UX/UI Designer
  • Employer
    Archon Tech Strategies
  • Salary
    45% Increase in Annual Income

Mya

Mya was a middle school teacher who loved her students but needed a career shift. On graduation day, Mya received her Kenzie certificate and then began her new job as a UX Designer at Crafted that afternoon.

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  • New Job Title
    UX Designer
  • Employer
    Crafted, LLC
  • Salary
    60% Increase in Annual Income

Jen

Jen was looking for a fresh start when she found Kenzie. After graduating with certificates in front end and back end coding, she landed a role as a Junior Developer at Iris Works.

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  • New Job Title
    Junior Developer
  • Employer
    Iris Works
  • Salary
    $53,000/Year Post-Kenzie

Software Engineering Program Quick Facts

  • Program Length: 12 months 
  • Program Hours: 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., Monday to Friday Eastern (some cohorts are available 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Pacific)
  • Program Location: Online anywhere in the U.S. or on-campus in Downtown Indianapolis*
  • Program Start Dates: New cohorts launch every January, April, July, and October
  • Tuition: $24,000 
  • Syllabus: Software Engineering

*Our campus is currently closed due to the health risks posed by COVID-19.

UX Design Program Quick Facts

  • Program Length: 6 months 
  • Program Hours: 6 p.m. – 10 p.m., Monday to Thursday Eastern (some classes are 1 p.m. – 5 p.m., Saturday Eastern)
  • Program Flex Schedule: Choose 2 weekdays per week and 1 Saturday per month
  • Program Location: Online anywhere in the U.S. or on-campus in Downtown Indianapolis*
  • Program Start Dates: New cohorts launch every January, April, July, and October
  • Tuition: $10,900 

*Our campus is currently closed due to the health risks posed by COVID-19.

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