It鈥檚 no secret that having top-notch tech skills makes you indispensable in today鈥檚 workplace. And not only is learning to code super valuable, but it鈥檚 also super trendy 鈥 especially via fast-paced tech bootcamps. These intense 12-week programs are built to turn beginners into full-on tech experts. Most don鈥檛 require any previous experience in the field (you could have a bachelor鈥檚 degree in British literature and enroll in one), they鈥檙e quicker and cheaper than going to grad school and they provide you with skills that can help you build a career in virtually any industry.

Sound like something that might interest you? Check out these four programs, which are sure to have you coding like a pro (and even running your own business!) in no time:

1. Designation Labs

Location: Chicago

Tuition: $9,800

OK, so this program involves six weeks of virtual prep work before the actual 12 weeks in a physical workspace. But you鈥檒l come out of it a total web design pro with skills in UX, UI and front-end development. An added bonus? The program鈥檚 site boasts that 94% of program grads get hired.

2. Flatiron School鈥檚 iOS Development Immersive

Location: New York City

Tuition: $15,000 (scholarships are available)

That鈥檚 right 鈥 this course is entirely dedicated to developing apps for Apple鈥檚 mobile platforms. You鈥檒l leave the program with a portfolio of apps, apprenticeship-style experience on your resume, and a passion for coding. Something to keep in mind: Students are required to complete 150 hours of prerequisite work before arriving to participate in the program.

3. Galvanize鈥檚 Data Science & Data Engineering Immersives

Location: Various (but include Austin, Denver, San Francisco and Seattle)

Tuition: $16,000 (scholarships are available)

Consider Galvanize鈥檚 12-week data science program your ultimate guide to exploring, modeling and analyzing company data. And if building things is more your style? The company鈥檚 data engineering program will teach you how to build an effective data infrastructure that stores and extracts important info. Fun fact: Galvanize alumni can be found at all sorts of successful startups, including Square and Uber.

4. General Assembly鈥檚 Web Development Immersive

Location: Various (online classes are also available)

Tuition: $13,500 (scholarships are available)

Chances are you鈥檝e already heard of General Assembly, the professional development giant that offers a number of different courses in cities all across the country. With this GA course, you鈥檒l learn how to build websites, application program interfaces and apps through class, collaborative projects, labs and one-on-one meetings with instructors. Next step: Get hired.

Have you ever attended a skill- or career-based bootcamp? Let us know your experiences in the comment section below.

This post was originally published on Levo League by Heather Finn.