Apply for September 2015
focused on developing startup founders
Over 11 months, students will learn by building a series of apps leading up to the launch of their own product.


Learn code, design, database, and networking while recreating the technology behind some of the world's most successful startups.


How to pitch your idea, attract co-founders, raise money, recruit a team, and grow your company.


Follow lean startup methodologies like problem-solution fit, minimum viable product, and product/market fit.

Mentor Supported

Get help when you need it. Be introduced to experts and start building a lifelong network of industry contacts.

Project Driven

No tests and no exams. You are judged on the quality of the apps you build.

University Affiliated

You'll receive credit from the Shannon School of Business at Cape Breton University.

Real Products

Submit to the App Store, acquire actual users, and blog/tweet about your progress.

Open Source Curriculum

Developed by technology experts and proven entrepreneurs from all over the world.

Continuous Learning

Learn to keep up with the fast pace of an information-driven world long after you finish the program.


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