About Academy

The Current Blockchain Landscape

The Blockchain Developer Shortage Crisis

The solution:

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Academy is the world’s first accredited school for blockchain, and will enable the future of blockchain projects worldwide by addressing the growing blockchain developer shortage.

Academy is an award-winning education provider, and a proud member of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS-CASI) and is an internationally recognized higher education institution. And all of our online programs are created and designed to be SCORM (Sharable Content Object Reference Model) compatible.

SCORM compatibility sets Academy apart from other blockchain education offerings because it solves the issue of curriculum standardization through scalability. SCORM allows our world-class curriculum to be delivered by partner universities across the globe.

Academy IS The first full-circle
blockchain education solution
(Serving multiple audiences)
On the planet

Blockchain Academy

Retraining existing developers and transitioning them into the blockchain ecosystem. A fully immersive six-week accredited program trains the best and brightest developers to code blockchain products and work within innovative blockchain teams.

$18,000 - $24,000USD, depending on location.

Coders Academy

A comprehensive, digitally delivered coding curriculum to train professional programmers from the ground up in 12 months, with an advanced coding 12-month on the job extension curriculum

Coding Academy programs cost between $24,000 - $35,000USD, depending on location.

Executive Education

Gain strategic insight into blockchain technology and its power to revolutionize the way the world does business. Designed for executives looking to understand the basics of blockchain technology, the impacts and implications for blockchain across industries, and the skills needed to lead successful blockchain projects.

$3,500-$10,000 USD

Industry Specific Blockchain Training & Consumer Education

From HR to Accounting to Marketing, understand blockchain’s disruptive potential across industries. Plus, consumers can understand the digital, decentralized ecosystems of tomorrow with foundational modules in blockchain, bitcoin and cryptocurrency, and the token economy.

Advisory Node System

Guides curriculum offerings at Academy and allows expert members of the community to propose courses. The Advisory Node system is unique to Academy and allows our curriculum to reflect the needs and demands of the blockchain community. It ensures our curriculum offerings remain relevant and agile in the face of rapid industry change.

HR Marketplace Placement

Academy closes the gap between developers and employers by helping place their highly-skilled graduates into jobs after they complete an Academy course.

Incubator Accelerator

Academy’s Incubator Accelerator (IA) gives startups access to the latest developments in blockchain technology and assists them in writing, modifying and testing new blockchain software programs. By supporting these projects through the IA, Academy fosters the future of the Blockchain ecosystem.

Ninja Devs

With access to the best-trained blockchain developers in the world, Academy offers ‘Ninja Developer’ enterprise solutions. Teams of highly-skilled blockchain specialists can be deployed to triage, fault-find or fast-track your company’s blockchain project.

Academy roadmap

2016

January - Kingsland University Earns Accreditation

July 2017

Establish Academy - School of Blockchain

December 2017

Publish Whitepaper

January 18 2018

Acquisition of SoftUni Announced

January 29 2018

First blockchain immersion class

January 29 2018

600 applicants to exam

January 29 2018

350 undertook online entrance exam

January 29 2018

120 students were accepted based on outstanding exam results. All 120 eligible students enrolled.

April 2018

Second blockchain immersion class (Singapore)

June 2018

Online-only course delivery enrollments & entrance exams

July 2018

Online-only cohorts commence

January 2019

Course syndication to education and enterprise partners

January 2019

Consumer Education available

Behind the scenes

Executive Team

Leaders in Education, Blockchain and Decentralized Currencies

John Souza

John SOUZA

Founder, Kingsland Academy
Founder, Academy

Jason King

Jason King

Co-Founder, Academy
Founder, Unsung.org

Moe Levin
Moe Levin

Co-Founder, Academy
Founder, Keynote

Robert Kim
Robert Kim

Academy, Director
Global Business & Enterprise Development

Svetlin Nakov
Svetlin Nakov

Academy, SoftUni

Hristo Tenchev
Hristo Tenchev

Academy, SoftUni

Ivan Nenkov
Ivan Nenkov

Academy, SoftUni

Curriculum advisors:

A World-Class Curriculum Designed by Developers

Steve Dakh

Steve Dakh

Ethereum, Kryptokit

Craig Sellars
Craig Sellars

Tether, Omni, vAtomic

Gabriel Kurman
Gabriel Kurman

RSK Labs

Alex Lightman
Alex Lightman

Millennium Energy Corporation

Riccardo Spagni

Riccardo Spagni

Monero

Paul Puey
Paul Puey

Edge, Airbits

Advisory Board:

Supported and Backed by Digital Leaders, Coding Authorities and Blockchain Pioneers

Brock Pierce
Brock Pierce

Bitcoin Foundation, Tether, GoCoin

Loretta Joseph
Loretta Joseph

ADDCA, SSX

Chance Barnett
Chance Barnett

CoinCircle, Crowdfunder

Gabriel Abed
Gabriel Abed

Emercoin Group, Polymath

Michael Tozoni

Michael Tozoni

Mycelium, Bitcoin100

Pilar Stella
Pilar Stella

Alchemist VC

Yacine Terai
Yacine Terai

Startup Token

Lauren Selig
Lauren Selig

Shake & Bake Productions, VALIS

Devadutta Ghat
Devadutta Ghat

VideoCoin, Facebook

Dawn Newton
Dawn Newton

Netki

Lee Fox
Lee Fox

PeerSpring

Crystal Rose
Crystal Rose

Sensay, SENSE, ICO Governance Foundation

Our partners

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