Changing the face of the Seattle Tech industry.
Tuition-free developer training + paid internship.

What is Ada?

Ada Developers Academy is a training program located in Seattle, Washington for women and gender diverse people who want to become software developers.

Ada is tuition-free and is comprised of 6 months of full-time classroom training followed by 5 months in a paid industry internship.


Tuition and Fees

Paid Internship


Average Salary



Job Placement

Software Developer Roles


Acceptance Rate

Highly Selective Admissions


Students & Alums

Since 2013


Learning Hours

Per Student

Two students looking at their laptops together. Apply to Ada

Looking to begin a career in software development? Join Ada and become a professional software developer in under a year! We believe in community, inclusivity, and lifelong learning.

Two students working on laptops. Sponsor Ada

Seattle companies complete the Ada training program by hosting Ada students as interns. These companies are committed to diversifying their development teams and supporting our students transition to the workforce.

Instructor helping student on laptop. Volunteer With Ada

Get involved and give back to the Seattle tech community by mentoring and aiding in students’ learning. We have opportunities as teaching assistants, guest lecturers, industry mentors, and more...