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Basecamp Coding Academy

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Located in Water Valley, Mississippi, Base Camp Coding Academy (BCCA) is a hands-on, challenging, and fun program designed to train recent high school graduates to be software engineers. In an intimate classroom setting, students work with real world technologies to learn the fundamentals of coding, app development and the life leadership skills they will need to be successful in their career and competitive in the job market upon graduation.

Base Camp is a non-profit, offering year-long—40 hours each week—program free to their students thanks to the support of Sustaining Sponsors including the MorganWhite Group, CoreLogic, Renasant Bank, and C Spire.

How do I apply for Basecamp Coding Academy?

  • Student Eligibility:
    • Graduating from high school during the 2022 - 2023 school year.

    • Ability to commute to Water Valley, MS for classes.  This means the student either lives within commuting distance (50 miles) or has the ability to relocate to live within commuting distance. Base Camp Coding Academy does not cover the cost of housing for any students.

    • Student MUST be nominated by a nominator using  the Nomination Form before the student can continue forward in this process. 

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