Here at Springboard, not only do we pride ourselves on our students’ successes, but we genuinely believe that their dreams are what make up the foundation of our mission. Our alumni dream big – and they make big moves in stride. So, in our series of Student Spotlights, we’re shining a light onto some of our […]

Springboard has graduated 15,000 students across our course offerings. In this series, we sit down with some of the students who inspire us and help share their story.  Kashif Ross used Springboard’s UX Design Bootcamp to transition from teaching to UX Design. Here’s his story. You transitioned from a career in Education and a background in Psychology […]

Meet Rahil Jetly, a former Springboard admissions director now enrolled in the Data Analytics Career Track. A self-described data nerd, Rahil Jetly went from being the admissions director at Springboard to a student in the Data Analytics Career Track. After years of experience in sales and marketing at various startups in the Bay Area, Jetly […]

Meet Jane French, a graduate of Springboard’s UX Career Track. Jane had always loved languages. As a child, she would create quizzes in Microsoft Excel for her younger siblings to help them learn French. Then, when she and her husband moved to Spain three years ago, Jane found herself doing the same thing to help […]

Here at Springboard, not only do we pride ourselves on our students’ successes, but we genuinely believe that their dreams are what make up the foundation of our mission. Our alumni dream big – and they make big moves in stride. So, in our series of Student Spotlights, we’re shining a light onto some of […]

Amber Hicks’ five years teaching elementary school students left her “disappointed and emotionally drained.” She loved teaching, and she loved the kids, but the work “still felt lacking in many aspects,” she said. When she considered possible career pivots, the field that stood out the most was user experience. “What first drew me to UX […]

Course Report recently spoke to Springboard student Kelly Hart about her decision to enroll in the UX Career Track, the challenges of balancing the course and a full-time job, and what she hopes to do after graduation.  Tell me about your background and how it led you to studying UX design at Springboard. As a kid, I was […]

As an analyst for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Aaron Pujanandez focused on market power studies of the U.S. electric industry. He worked with data, but on the level of making recommendations on future events based on assumptions that they would match historical trends. For Aaron, that wasn’t satisfying. Aaron’s interest in more advanced data […]