career PathComputer Science

No matter what your coding goals are, the best place to start is by building a strong foundation. Similar to a college course, this Path will teach you how to think and code like a professional. You’ll learn Computer Science fundamentals, build a professional portfolio, and prepare for an entry-level role in tech.

To start this career Path, sign up for Codecademy Pro.

20 weeks


Python, Command Line, Git, Data Structures, and more...


Beginners welcome

For those who want to

  • Study Computer Science
  • Problem-solve like a pro
  • Start or advance in tech


Certificate of Completion

What will you be able to do?

Here are just a few things you’ll be able to do with this Career Path.

What will you be able to do?

Here are just a few things you’ll be able to do with this Career Path.


Learn the ins and outs of one of the fastest growing programming languages.


Apply your problem-solving skills to write cleaner code from the beginning.


Build your portfolio, prove your mastery with certificates, and prep for your next role.

You really feel like there’s nothing you can’t learn, which in turn builds so much confidence in your skills and gives the momentum to keep learning.

Codecademy Learner

How are Career Paths different?

Get in-depth knowledge.

Learning to code means more than just memorizing syntax. Instead, we help you think like a real programmer.

Get a helpful roadmap.

Like a career advisor, we guide you through each step. You’ll learn the right thing at the right time, all in one place.

Get job ready.

Gain practical experience as you go by creating portfolio-worthy projects that will help you land your next job.

Codecademy Pro

To get Career Paths, sign up for Codecademy Pro. With Pro, you’ll have unlimited access to everything you need to take your learning to the next level.

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