This blog post is adapted from a capstone project created by current Springboard student Kalen Willits for Springboard’s Data Science Career Track. This post originally appeared on Kalen’s WordPress page. Imagine yourself on the last day of work before the big family trip. You have coordinated with your manager to get extra time off, shopped for weeks to get […]

When we founded Springboard in 2013, our goal was to bring together a network of online learners. Over time, that goal turned into a much broader and meaningful vision to grow a global community and bridge the world’s skills gap by supporting and empowering our students every step of the way. We’ve brought together students […]

Data science has always been a highly sought-after field by both job-seekers and hiring managers. In 2019, LinkedIn ranked data science as the most promising career of the year, based on salary projections and a 56% increase in job openings from 2018. But how has the COVID-19 pandemic impacted data science roles in the United […]

No matter the industry or the role, interviewing for a job can be stressful and awkward. Through fairly limited interactions, you’re trying to convince a bunch of strangers to hire you—to spend eight hours a day with you—instead of the dozens of other people they’ve considered. And when you’re on the hunt for a data […]

Machine learning interview questions are an integral part of the data science interview and the path to becoming a data scientist, machine learning engineer, or data engineer. Springboard has created a free guide to data science interviews, where we learned exactly how these interviews are designed to trip up candidates! In order to help resolve that, we […]

We’re excited to announce that Springboard has received official approval from the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE). Springboard is headquartered in San Francisco, so it was very important to us to work closely with the BPPE, which regulates all higher education institutions in the state of California. Approval from the BPPE is required […]

We’re happy to announce that Springboard has partnered with the University of New Hampshire (UNH),  a flagship research university whose portfolio includes partnerships with NASA, NOAA, NSF, and NIH, to create two new bootcamps that will be offered by UNH Professional Development & Training. The best part? Enrollments are open to all! The partnership will allow […]

Pursuing a career in tech is an exciting, ever-evolving journey with a myriad of benefits and opportunities for growth. The tech industry today spans more niches than ever before. From pet-tech to agriculture-tech to data-heavy warehouses, the impact Silicon Valley and Big Tech has on our lives has expanded like never before. For those who […]

Exciting news, everyone! We’ve been hard at work for these past few months on a little project that we hope will make a big impact on our students, both past and present. The Career Assessment Test is a free, 15-minute test designed to help you find the best career path based on your interests, goals, and experience. How […]