Recurse Center

What we do. The Recurse Center is an educational retreat for programmers who want to become dramatically better with a community of peers doing the same. RC is based in New York City and currently operating online.

Direct yourself. You choose what to learn and work on at RC. No one will tell you what to do and you’ll be free to explore your own interests. You’ll work at the edge of your abilities, build your volitional muscles, and learn generously.

Never graduate. When you come to RC, you join a worldwide community of over 2,100 smart, enthusiastic, helpful alums who support each other in lifelong learning.

Build a career. Find a great programming job at one of our partner companies, whether it’s your first job or you’re a CTO. RC is here to support you in navigating work challenges, practicing interviewing, finding direction in your work, and more.

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Hire great programmers.. You can hire thoughtful, sharp, self-directed, curious programmers for your company through RC’s integrated recruiting agency. If you care about building productive, diverse teams, get in touch.

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We're hiring an Online Facilitator! (US remote)

Apr 4, 2022 — Join RC as a Facilitator for online batches.

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What is Virtual RC like?

An introduction to some of the tools and practices that we've developed to make remote batches a great experience.


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