Emerging Digital Academy

Meet AJ, Emerging Digital Academy Student

Meet AJ – one of the students in Emerging DigitalAcademy’s Dijkstra Cohort!    AJ is a North Dakota native, born in Williston but raised in Fargo. He went to Aaker’s Business College for Network Administration, graduating in March of 2005. In his free time, he loves playing my bass guitar, watching hockey, and occasionally playing…

North Dakota’s Only Coding Bootcamp, Emerging Digital Academy, Begins In-Person Classes

Fargo, ND – Emerging Digital Academy (EDA) will begin in-person instruction, starting on August 9th, for the first time since its launch in April 2020. This change comes from the decline of COVID-19 cases in the state of North Dakota, as well as the relaxation of official restrictions on gatherings and the expiration of mask…

Meet Tré – Emerging Digital Academy Student

Meet Tré Olson, one of the 11 students of the Conway Cohort at Emerging Digital Academy. Tré was born and raised in Fargo and has spent most of his life in the area. After graduating high school in 2017, he entered into college for computer engineering. A year and a half later, He made the…

Meet Milton – Emerging Digital Academy Student

Meet Milton Fernandez, one of the 11 students of the Conway Cohort at Emerging Digital Academy. Milton grew up just outside of Grand Forks in a small town called Crookston, MN. In May of 2020, he graduated from North Dakota State University with a degree in Computer Engineering and began his career in the field…

Meet Jon – Emerging Digital Academy Student

Meet Jon Kranzler, one of the 11 students of the Conway Cohort at Emerging Digital Academy. Jon was born and raised in the Fargo-Moorhead area before heading off to Minneapolis for school. He found himself working in video production when his interests shifted to computer programming. Besides computers, he finds himself enjoying all kinds of…

Emerging Digital Academy Students Collaborate with North Dakota Special Olympics

Emerging Digital Academy students become connected with local non-profits who are looking to solve business problems through technology as a final project for the 20-week Fullstack Course.    For each cohort, Emerging Digital Academy selects 3 to 4 pro-bono client projects for our students to work on. These projects are properly scoped with our instructors…

Emerging Digital Academy Students Collaborate with Hopeful Heart Project

As a final project for Emerging Digital Academy’s 20-week Fullstack Course, students get connected with local non-profits who are looking to solve business problems through technology.   For each cohort, Emerging Digital Academy selects 3 to 4 pro-bono client projects for our students to work on. These projects are properly scoped with our instructors to…

Emerging Digital Academy Students Collaborate with Furniture Mission of the Red River Valley

As a final project, Emerging Digital Academy students collaborate with non-profits within the Fargo-Moorhead community who are looking to solve business problems by building a properly scoped and designed web application.    For each cohort, Emerging Digital Academy selects 3 to 4 pro-bono client projects for our students to work on. These projects are meant…

Just How Affordable is Emerging Digital Academy?

Spoiler alert: it’s incredibly affordable.    Emerging Digital Academy Emerging Digital Academy is North Dakota’s only immersive coding bootcamp. It’s flagship program, the Full Stack Engineering Course, takes students through 20-weeks of an intensive, hands-on curriculum that mirrors on-the-job training. Thus, their students graduate with the knowledge they need to succeed in an entry-level Software…

Bank of North Dakota Creates Unique Emerging Digital Academy Student Financing Option

Bank of North Dakota has launched a new, unique, low-interest financing option specifically for programs like Emerging Digital Academy. The CEAL Program (Career Education & Alternative Learning) provides funds for North Dakota residents and prospective North Dakota residents pursuing career education through alternative learning training programs and certifications.   This is the first (and only)…