Graduate outcomes

Our graduates forge careers they love

Whether you are a complete beginner or a designer looking to upskill, our programs were built to get you the outcome you want.

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Of eligible graduates get a job in tech within 180 days of completing their program.

Is the average salary increase reported by graduates in their new jobs, while 47% report an increase of $10-20K.

Is the average amount of time it takes our students to find a job after graduating.

Job guarantee

We understand that changing careers is a big step. Our career-change programs for beginners come with a guarantee: you’ll get a job within 6 months of graduating, or we’ll refund your full tuition.

Find out how the Job Guarantee works

Career Services

Halfway through the career-change programs, a dedicated career specialist steps in to work with each student on a tailor-made job-search strategy—covering everything from cover letter-writing and interview prep to identifying suitable opportunities and creating a personal brand.

How graduates find their new jobs

Our graduates now work at…

Google, Apple, Paypal, Ebay, Facebook etc

Graduates' stories and portfolio projects

Read about our graduates' personal experiences both on and after the graduation, and view their portfolio projects.

All fields
UX Design
UI Design
Web Development


Portfolio projects

A day in the life of a CareerFoundry graduate

Meet Ryan Wu, a former content manager who became a UX designer. In this video, he gives us a behind‑the‑scenes look at his life as a UX designer.

Our students are diverse and connected

We are proud of the diversity of our students and believe that anyone who is committed to learning can succeed in a tech career.

You’ll find CareerFoundry students from different backgrounds, supporting and inspiring each other, all with one common goal: to get a career they love.

Read our Diversity & Inclusion Report
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Self-identified gender per program

Web Development
UI/UX Design


Education level

Previous experience

Our students range from complete beginners to more experienced designers and developers who want to advance in their careers. Whatever your background, you are in good company.
Customer service Cashier Taxi driver Bartender Admin assistant Teacher Marketing specialist Student Graphic designer


Study time commitment

Whether you are working a fulltime job, holding down a few freelance jobs, or taking care of your kids—or doing all three—our programs can accommodate your needs.

Graduates’ new job titles

Our graduates end up with different job titles that reflect their various interests, backgrounds, and the opportunities available. Some have previous experience that qualifies them for senior roles immediately, while others may start at a paid internship before securing a junior position.
UX designer UI designer Product designer UX researcher Project manager Front-end developer Visual designer Web developer UI/UX designer Interaction designer UX Consultant

What people are saying about CareerFoundry

Verified graduate reviews

Read what CareerFoundry graduates have to say from third-party review sites CourseReport and Switchup.

Become a UX designer
Awesome course for zero background / Career change people

Perfect place to get into a different stream with zero knowledge in it. The Mentors, tutors, student advisors and the whole team helps to make us into a Pro from beginner. All are well trained and professionals. Great course structure levelling up from intro to end. I really enjoyed the course, learned a lot, improved thinking creative, boosts up the confidence....... [Read More]

Srelaatha Sabbavarapu
Become a UX designer
Great foundation to build on

The course teaches you the important basics on what it needs to become a UX-Designer. The tutors and mentors are professional and the ressources are very well sorted and helpful for beginners and intermediates alike. With a real sense for progression the course motivates you to not only achieve your goals fast but also...... [Read More]

Sebastian Habenicht
Become a UX designer
Student of three schools

I've taken courses at General Assembly, Bloc, and now CF. Though all have pros and cons I will say CF has the most thorough self-paced course of them all. GA weighed heavily on the instructor and Bloc wasn't as extensive considering the price...... [Read More]

Camren Browne
Become a UX designer
CareerFoundry changed my life!!

I am so thankful for CareerFoundry. The UX Design Certification online gave me flexibility to keep working and the interaction with my mentor (a Senior Designer 7+ years of UX industry experience) was invaluable. The curriculum is extremely thorough and well designed.... [Read More]

Become a UX designer
Worth it!

I've been taking UX and UI courses with Careerfoundry for about a year now and I HIGHLY recommend it!. The curriculum is great, they cover a lot of ground and it is truly an immersive experience. It can get easy to get side tracked, so make sure you figure out a schedule as there are no due dates for course work but there is a time period which they expect you to complete the course in.... [Read More]

Tamara Stampone
Become a UI designer
Changing careers made easy

I'm currently enrolled in the UI Design course at CareerFoundry, and I'm almost halfway through. So far, it's been a very positive experience. Student advisors, tutors, mentors and fellow students respect each other and are very supportive and helpful. The lessons are interesting and suitable for people with or without previous knowledge or experience in, for example, graphic design.... [Read More]

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