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(Application deadline of December 29, 2017)

SG Akron

526 South Main Street
Suite 609
Akron, OH 44311

As one of Northeast Ohio’s premier technology training programs, The Software Guild Greater Cleveland is a hub for apprentices both locally and nationally. The program, which is taught by master programmers, has helped supply some of the area’s largest employers including Progressive Insurance, FirstEnergy, AmTrust Financial and Westfield Insurance with skilled junior software developers.

Events like Mobile Monday, soft skills panels and networking mixers help keep Guild members connected to each other and keep skills sharp. Our calendar of events engages the entire Software Guild community.

For general questions about our program, applying, and the admissions process, please call 855.599.9584.

Looking to hire our graduates or have questions about our Employer Network?  Please contact Matt LoPiccolo at 502.224.9597 for more information.

2017 .NET/C# and Java Start Dates

Application Deadline Cohort Start Date
FULL/CLOSED   December 22, 2016 January 23, 2017
FULL/CLOSED   April 21, 2017 May 8, 2017
FULL/CLOSED   August 4, 2017 August 21, 2017
December 29, 2017 January 15, 2018

State Board of Career Colleges and Schools Registration No. 13-11-2036T


As an apprentice with The Software Guild, the last thing you need to worry about is where you’re going to sleep. Don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. The Software Guild offers short-term subleases to apartments, so you can have a space to call your own while you’re a guest in our city. The apartments are located within walking distance from our teaching facility and close to nearby shops, bars and restaurants.

Features include:

  • Fully furnished apartments
  • Individual, lockable rooms with desk space
  • Ensuite bathrooms
  • Fully equipped gym
  • Swimming pool
  • Gameroom
  • Movie room
  • BBQ area
  • Indoor bike storage

Our apprentices pay just $850 per month to stay in our apartments.