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School of software engineering

your future

Learn to code or improve your coding skills! Coding opens new horizons. At Holberton School, individuals and employees can learn the technical skills and the soft skills that will help them jumpstart or accelerate their career in software engineering.

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Prospective students: Beginner
I want to learn how to code and become a software engineer.
2-year program
Prospective students: Experienced
I'm a software engineer or I have coding skills and I want to improve them.
3 to 12 months
Corporate training
I want my workforce to gain new skills in software engineering.
3 to 12 months
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One of our students is whiteboarding her solution to one of the software engineering problems given on a project

The Holberton Way

Holberton is a software engineering school founded in Silicon Valley to address a gap in the education system for aspiring software engineers. After Holberton opened its doors in 2016, the world's most innovative companies have noticed. Graduates have found jobs at LinkedIn, Google, Tesla, Docker, Apple, Dropbox, Facebook, Pinterest, Genentech, Cisco, IBM, and more.

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Learn the soft skills that matter

Our in-person, project-based learning environment leads students to work effectively in groups, articulate ideas, speak in front of audiences, and think outside of the box — all skills that employers value and reward in software engineering careers.

Discover the Holberton difference
Student from cohort 8 is whiteboarding with her peers
Jeff Weiner is the CEO of LinkedIn and one of Holberton's Board of Trustees Members
Jeff Weiner is the CEO of LinkedIn and one of Holberton's Investors

"Holberton is producing remarkable, Ivy League-caliber graduates without the costs, the time, or the prerequisites."

— Jeff Weiner, CEO of LinkedIn

It's not just about software

Discovering new worlds. Giving a voice to the disenfranchised. Saving the environment. Connecting people across the globe. Being a software engineer isn't just about coding — it's about making our communities better for everyone. Our graduates have gone on to create and iterate on amazing products for innovative companies like Google, Tesla, LinkedIn, Facebook, Apple, Change.org, and more.

"Holberton successfully converts ambitious people with little or no technical knowledge into candidates for sought after companies like Apple and Google."

Pictured here is Steven, student and now Software Engineering at Pinterest Steven G., Cohort 4 (SF Campus)
Software Engineer at Pinterest

Pictured here are students from cohort 6 in SF Pictured here is a mentor and a student from cohort 8 in SF

A community of innovators, doers, and dreamers

Our students collaborate on projects and learn from each other. Our campuses, located in the world's most innovative cities, harness exciting energy and foster inclusivity and creativity.

Life at Holberton


Join us for meetups, chats, and open houses to meet professional advisors, participate in live coding sessions, network with peers, chat with other software engineers, and much more.