In this unprecedented time, we are offering free pop-up online coding classes to the general public. View Pop Up Classes »


It’s time to apply for Spring 2020 classes!


Need local talent? We’ve got a track record for spotting talent, and matching them to positions that fit. We need your input and support!


Practical, custom programs for districts. Ready for computer science literacy? We are.


We’re changing the mindset about technology in our region, and who can be a technologist. You can help.

About Us

Established in the summer of 2016,  AlbanyCanCode is a non profit that develops non-traditional talent and advocates for a vibrant, inclusive tech talent pipeline in our region. We design and deliver workforce training courses and hands-on K12 coding programs, in alignment with the needs of employers, educators, talent and the community in general.

The mission is to shift mindset about who can work in technology, remove cultural and economic barriers to joining the tech workforce, and establish and promote pathways to tech careers throughout the region.


Thinking about learning to code?

Get ready for Spring 2020!

Longtime code colleagues Jamal and Matina, working on lesson plans for the Fall 2018 JS class

Calling all aspiring technologists to check out our courses!  If you have an interest in working with web technologies, and the focus and patience to practice coding skills, now is the time to find out more.

It’s time to apply for Spring 2020 classes! 

That’s right, we’re accepting applications for our five spring classes! Spring classes will start the week of January 27 and conclude the week of April 13. As promised, we’re bringing back Front End Web Development (in Albany and Schenectady), as well as two new classes: Python for Data Analytics with SUNY Adirondack Saratoga in Wilton, and Salesforce Applications in Albany. Head over the Courses page for more information on all the classes. You can apply now by clicking the “Apply” tab at the top right of your screen and selecting the class you’re interested in.

Need more information? Come to one of our information sessions and learn more. We have Facebook Live information sessions in case you can’t make it to one in person. Follow us on social media to get the most up to date information on classes!

Not seeing the right class for you? Fill out our information sheet and let us know what you’d like to see! We’ll add you to our mailing list and get in touch with you as soon as we have what you’re looking for.


We’re finding, skilling up overlooked talent, connecting them to technology jobs and changing lives. We’re educating K12 and community to change mindset about who can work in technology.  Your donation can help.

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