Make your way to a life-changing career opportunity in Customer Success.

Launch your new career with the #6 fastest-growing job on LinkedIn

Our Customer Success Program is your way into the tech industry.

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A journey to help you win in your career and life

Go way beyond standard training

Go way beyond standard training

4 weeks of instructor-led live classes, self-paced work, and mentorship from Customer Success leaders in the industry.
Get connected with potential employers

Get connected with potential employers

You’ll have the opportunity to secure an 8-week internship at a leading tech company that pays $10K.
Join a community for life

Join a community for life

Access to a powerful network and professional community of diverse, up-and-coming tech leaders across the country.

Our CS Program tees you up to land and succeed in the new, trail-blazing tech role as a Customer Success Associate

Here’s what you’ll be doing in your day-to-day:

Select grads will earn a $10K paid internship with one of our leading tech partners

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Select grads will earn a $10K paid internship with one of our leading tech partners

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Taking action to create a Tech Industry that supports the access of diverse candidates

“We started SV Academy to help high potential under-represented candidates launch future-proof careers in the tech industry, no matter what school they attended or background they came from.”

Rahim Fazal, Co-founder and CEO at SV Academy

“We’re all accountable for making the Customer Success category successful – which, by definition, means diverse.”

Robin Garcia-Amaya, VP, Chief of Staff and Head of Philanthropy, Gainsight

“We’re excited to partner with SV Academy, a team that’s democratizing access to life-changing careers and economic opportunity.”

Ashton Kutcher, Co-founder and General Partner at Sound Ventures

We invest in you first. You pay us back later.

There is no upfront cost for you beyond the $100 commitment fee to participate in the program. We are investing in your future and you’ll pay it forward in $10K flat-rate tuition only when you land a high-paying customer-facing tech job. Many of our employer partners offer scholarships as a part of their hiring packages.

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If you don’t land a job within 6 months after graduating, you pay nothing for the program.

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You pay $0 in tuition until 30 days after you land a high-paying job.

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We don’t charge you more when you get promoted.

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Unlike standard loans, you will never be charged interest.

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One-time commitment fee that will be refunded after successful completion of the program.

27 days

SV Academy grads land new jobs in an average of 27 days after graduation.

Deferred Tuition plans are limited. You can also choose to pay upfront and you’ll be in a new career starting at ~65K in about two months.

Frequently asked questions:

What’s the process to request a waiver for the $100 commitment fee?
Send a letter to waiver@sv.academy explaining your situation, your commitment to the program, and how you think the program will change your life.
What are the requirements of the program?
All students are required to have the technological support to learn and work remotely, this includes having access to computers, wifi, and programs like Zoom and Slack. Once admitted to the 4-week, full-time program and before it officially starts, you will be expected to complete assignments designed to help you get the most out of the experience. You also need to be available for full-time employment starting in August.
Do I have to relocate for the training or the internship?
You can complete the upfront 4-week training 100% remotely. We currently have 30+ employer partners around the country and internationally. Some are offering paid internship opportunities that can also be completed remotely and others may require in-person presence or may be restricted to applicants in their local market. If you complete an internship and receive a full-time offer from a company you may be asked to relocate.
Is the internship paid and how long is it?
Internships awarded at the end of the training program are intended to run for 8 weeks and pay $10,000 in gross income. Whether or not you are granted an internship, SV Academy will provide you with interview training and job search support as you look for your first Customer Success role.
How can I qualify for the paid internship?
Students will be matched with sponsoring companies based on overall performance which factors attendance and class engagement, as well as completing and passing assignments, and based on the needs and requirements of our employer partners.
What if I don’t qualify for a paid internship?
Regardless of whether you secure a paid internship, we will provide you the tools you need to pursue and land your first Customer Success role.
What are my chances of getting hired by the company where I complete an internship?
Many of the companies participating in the program have indicated that they are planning or are open to the possibility of converting an internship into a full-time employee role. However, there are no guarantees as getting hired by a company depends on other factors including timing and fit.
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