Shape your future with growth-minded peers and dedicated mentors 🧠

Praxis is a life and career development program for young adults who want to thrive in the real world.

Unlock your potential πŸš€

Praxis is an intense personal and professional development program for young adults who want to work hard, build skills, learn how to create value, and develop a positive vision of the future for their lives and careers.

Through a rigorous skill development curriculum, 1-on-1 mentorship, and a community experience, students will gain clarity about what career paths excite them, what skills they need to build, how to navigate the job market, how to network, how to manage their money, and more.

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Practical life and career skills 🎯

Relevant skills to help you thrive in the real world and your career. No gen-eds. No fluff. 

One thing that sets our program apart is the way our alumni take agency over their lives and careers once they enter the real world. They’ve gone on to start podcasts, publish books, land competitive jobs, launch freelance businesses, earn  promotions, negotiate raises, lead teams, found startups, travel the world, and more. In other words, you’ll be in great company.

Most Praxis alumni opt out or drop out of college. Through our program, they build the skills they need to accelerate their lives and careers – without years wasted in the classroom.

How Praxis works βš™οΈ

Students complete the program alongside peers and with dedicated mentorship from career professionals. Praxis Mentors work one-on-one with each student to create and execute a learning plan, to offer feedback and accountability, and to help students work toward their goals. 

The program is a 20-hour per week time commitment and runs a full academic year. It can be completed online from anywhere in the US. New cohorts start three times per year – in the winter, summer, and fall.

In addition to the program, graduates also gain access to our professional development community – including online workshops, in-person events, and resources to continue their professional and personal growth.

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Discover career paths that fit your interests
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Develop in-demand business skills
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Grow your personal and professional network 
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Work with a mentor to chart a course for your career
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Learn personal finance basics and set your own financial goals
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Build life skills to prepare you to thrive in the real world

Parents + Praxis = ❀️


My son described one week of Praxis as equal to one year of University.

After watching him bored with Freshman year of college, I could not be happier we discovered Praxis.

Jeff Merten

Alumni Parent


The program itself was very impactful!

Praxis got Taylor ready for this leap into the unknown and they were able to get Taylor a job in New York City with a $5 billion advertising/media company...

Ty King

Alumni Parent


I want to thank you so much for believing in Ben and giving him the opportunity to participate in Praxis.

I saw him go from being beyond bored in his first semester of college to being so excited about life and the possibilities ahead of him when he started Praxis.

Marsha Iddings

Alumni Parent

Frequently Asked Questions πŸ™‹β€β™€οΈ

How much does tuition cost?

Tuition is $12,000 – it can be paid up front or financed.

Read more on tuition here

Will I have to relocate for Praxis?

No. Praxis is a fully-remote program.

What do you look for in applicants?

We don’t care about your GPA, who your parents know, or your credentials. We’re seeking ambitious individuals who want to build a professional life they love and are capable of being positive contributors to our growing community. If you like to work, are intellectually curious, and have a little courage, we would love to get to know you better through the application process.

Can Praxis help me get a job?

If finding a new job is a goal for the program, during the final three months of the program Praxis mentors will work with you one-on-one to guide you through your job hunt.

What will I learn?
Practical life, career, and business skills – with curriculum, projects, and workshops that cover personal finance, career planning, sales, marketing, customer service, business operations, entrepreneurial thinking, personal branding, professional writing, and more.
How long is the program?

Praxis runs a full academic year. It spans 36 weeks in total with a new cohort starting each fall.

Have questions?
Chat with our admissions team today

Practical advice & career resources πŸ““

From the blog with love.

Praxis Tuition 2023-2024

Everything You Need To Know About Praxis Tuition – Updated for 2023-2024 At Praxis we believe you shouldn’t have to wait four years and go tens (if not hundreds) of thousands of ...
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January 2023 Class Introduction

Welcome the January cohort of Praxis Participants! Aimee Ganiere Fun fact I love playing piano and guitar, especially with other people. What are you most excited about? I’m most ...

November 2022 Class Introduction

Welcome the November cohort of Praxis Participants! Blaze Brandao Fun fact I’m half Brazilian and have a duel citizenship. What are you most excited about? I’m most excited about ...

October 2022 Class Introduction

Welcome the October cohort of Praxis Participants! David Encinas Fun fact When I was 10 I loved the San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner so much that I wanted to grow a ...

September 2022 Class Introduction

Welcome the September cohort of Praxis Participants! James Ciannello Fun fact I can play the drums and guitar. What are you most excited about? I am very excited to tackle praxis ...

Can I use 529 Savings Plan Funds to pay for Praxis?

Today I’d like to talk about a somewhat complicated subject – 529 Savings Plans.