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The Slow Path for Serious Beginners to a Career in Software Development
Our program is about slowly building up proficiency in fundamentals, while at the same time exposing you to new workflows and practices. This requires a long, deliberate, and sometimes circular path to learning. Don't rush, take it slow, follow the path, and 800 hours later, you'll be transformed. This is the slow path to mastery.
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Finding this program was one of the best things that happened to me when I decided to switch to web development as a career.

Our Teaching Philosophy

  • Fundamentals first, fundamentals throughout
  • A focus on learning things that don't change
  • Learn slowly and deliberately
  • Learn to proficiency, not just awareness
  • Learn to understand problems, not solutions
  • Learn in a circular fashion

Our students love us, and if you are committed to building a career in software development, you will too

  • Eduardo
    Eduardo Poleo
    Toronto, Canada
    Joined: Oct, 2014
    Graduated: May, 2015
    Currently: Junior Software Developer at Influitive

    This is far more rewarding that anything I could have hoped for with my previous career, and none of it would have been possible without the guidance and support of the Tealeaf Academy team. If you are disciplined and like to take on good and rewarding challenges look no further, Tealeaf is the real deal.

  • Sheng
    Sheng Yeong
    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Joined: Sep, 2014
    Graduated: Mar, 2015
    Currently: Consultant and Entrepreneur

    This is the program to go for to get a concrete foundation on programming and understand computer science. It is not going to be a walk in a park, but it is going to be scenic marathon, with buddies running along side.

  • Matthew breeden
    Matthew Breeden
    Phoenix, Arizona, USA
    Joined: Feb, 2013
    Graduated: Jul, 2013
    Currently: Developer at HiringSolved

    Taking this course is by far the best decision (aside from marrying my wife), investment of time, and investment of money that I have ever made in my life.

  • Michael heu
    Michael Heu
    San Francisco, California, USA
    Joined: Sep, 2012
    Graduated: Apr, 2013
    Currently: Co-founder of Clickbooq

    I can honestly say that the Tealeaf Academy is one of the best online training resources that I have experienced so far.

A Serious Program That’s Designed to Land You a Job — Guaranteed

Graph Work hard through the
rigorous curriculum
24 Get support around the clock from Instructors and TAs around the world
Online Pass all the assessments

Finish all courses and you'll be job ready. Participate in our Capstone Mentoring program and we'll guarantee it.

Our graduates have been hired by industry leading companies and some of the most competitive startups

  • Intel
  • Hp
  • Etrade
  • Living social
  • Seeking alpha
  • Zurb
  • Chargify
  • Teamsnap

Start now for free. When you’re ready for the real courses, it’s just


We’ll tell you how to start, and whether our program can help you. You should really read this.