V School Expands To First International Location, In Beirut

Provo, Utah-based coding school operator V School has made its first expansion into the international market, saying it has launched its first overseas coding bootcamp, in Beirut, Lebanon. V School said it launched a 12 week coding bootcamp on Javascript in a partnership with Al-Makassed University. The company said nearly half of the participants int he bootcamp were actually refugees from Syria. V School is led by Michael Zaro. The company charges $14,300 for its 12-week, full time, coding bootcamps, and $5,100 for its part time programs.