Learn During Class Time — Not Personal Time

Foundry College courses meet twice a week for 90 minutes each, and there's no prework or homework assigned. Hands-on activities and focused, engaging lectures help you master new skills and knowledge efficiently so you can fit learning into your busy life.

A More Efficient Path to Mastery


No Pre-Class Preparation

Research shows that many students don’t complete pre-class reading—so our instructors share all essential material during live lectures.


Put Learning Into Practice

After each lecture, you'll break out into small groups to put learning into immediate practice—ensuring that you master new skills and knowledge efficiently.


No Homework Assignments

Each class ends with a quiz to confirm that you understand the material and can apply it in workplace situations.

Mastery-Based Learning

Foundry College doesn’t give grades—you'll have either “mastered” the material or are “in progress.” This mastery-based approach ensures that as you progress through the program, you truly understand the material. You'll have multiple opportunities to pass each end-of-class quiz.

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Support to Achieve Mastery

We understand that many students will periodically need extra time and support to achieve mastery. Those who don’t pass the in-class quizzes after two attempts are considered “in progress,” and will need to review a recording of relevant parts of the lecture outside of class. Following this review, they can try the quiz again.

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