BrainStation 2019 Outcomes Report
As an update to the 2019 Report, we can also provide the following interim reported outcomes collected from the class of full-time Diploma program graduates of Winter 2019 (running from January to March 2019). All reported employment rates are within 180 days of graduation.
User Experience Design
These figures will also be included in the full 2020 Report which will contain full figures for calendar 2019 and which will be published in the second half of 2020.
The 2019 BrainStation Outcomes Report covers the employment outcomes for BrainStation graduates of the Web Development Diploma, User Experience Design Diploma, and Data Science Diploma programs that ended between 2015 and 2018 at our Toronto and Vancouver campuses. The Report also provides data and analysis of the composition of BrainStation's student body.
The following BrainStation full-time programs are included in the Report:
User Experience Design
Students prepare for a career as a UX Designer by using Sketch, InVision, and Sprint Methodology to complete multiple design projects for web and mobile.
Students prepare for a career as a Data Scientist by learning how to develop statistical and machine learning models using tools like SQL, Python and Tableau.
2019 Report Highlights
User Experience Design program graduates were hired by:
Web/UI Designer at Pointstreak Sports Technologies
UX/UI Designer at Microsoft
Project Manager & Graphic Designer at Macroblue
UX Designer at BBH New York
Associate UX Designer at Audible (division of Amazon)
“It’s amazing to see the level of work that the students can produce by the end of the program. The need for design talent is huge these days and BrainStation is in a unique position to create that talent and provide that to the industry.”
Senior UX Lead, Shopify
Web Development program graduates were hired by:
Systems Coordinator at Mama's Kitchen and Bath Cabinets
Software Engineer at HEXONET
Freelance Writer at Exclaim! Media
Full Stack Mobile Developer at Boro
Application Developer at IBM iX
“We recently hired two graduates of the BrainStation Web Development program to our Technical Support team at Unbounce. Both have been able to leverage the skills they learned at BrainStation to immediately excel in the hybrid role of Technical Support and I’m excited to see where the future takes them at Unbounce!”
Customer Success Technical Operations Lead, Unbounce
Data Science program graduates were hired by:
Senior Accountant at KPMG
Business Intelligence Analyst at One Toronto Gaming
Equity Analyst at Desautels Capital Management
Jr. Data Scientist at EllisDon
BrainStation has partnered with the most innovative organizations and industry leaders in the world to define digital skills training for the future of work. With our partners, we are cultivating a talent pipeline that is prepared to play a leading role in the digital workplace.
The 2019 Outcomes Report is part of BrainStation's ongoing commitment to develop and deliver the best digital skills training. Since its founding, BrainStation has worked to address the widening global education and skills gap, providing cutting-edge, hands-on training programs and courses to over 75,000 professionals. The findings in this report illustrate the positive impact of our digital training, bringing us closer to our mission of empowering over one million professionals by 2025.
1 More details on findings, methodology, and definitions. Reporting period: June 1, 2015 to December 14, 2018. Data based on the total number of graduates who were seeking employment. Data included is self-reported by our graduates who were actively seeking employment and responded to the campus team’s outreach efforts 180 days after graduation. This data is based on email, BrainStation surveys and self-reported information from students, including LinkedIn. Rates rounded to the nearest digit.