Frequently Asked Questions

What is Profound Academy?

Profound Academy is an educational platform that provides comprehensive, hands-on computer science education. We cultivate an environment where students delve deep into the intricacies of programming while equipping teachers with intuitive tools to effectively share their knowledge and expertise.

How much does Profound Academy cost?

For educators and educational institutions (like schools, universities, and training centers), we offer a range of pricing options tailored to your needs: Free, Expert, and Business. Our Free plan accommodates up to 2 instructors and provides essential features to kickstart your teaching journey. The Expert plan, priced at $199/month, broadens the horizon with more extensive features and supports up to 5 instructors. For expansive educational needs, our Business plan provides custom pricing and a host of premium features.

How does the AI Assistant feature work?

Our AI Assistant provides hints and suggestions to help students when they get stuck on coding problems. It's designed not to give away the solution, but to guide students towards finding the answer themselves. This ensures a better understanding and retention of concepts.

What does 'reused materials' mean?

At Profound Academy, you can use content that others have made public to make your own course better. This includes extra exercises, teaching materials, and more.

Do I need any specific software to use Profound Academy?

No, you don't need to install any specific software. Profound Academy is completely web-based, and you can write code directly in your browser. All you need is an internet connection.

How does Profound Academy assist teachers?

We give teachers the tools to make great computer science courses. This includes managing different classes, checking student progress, giving feedback, and seeing useful details about the course. With live coding, teachers can help students and answer questions on the spot.

Can I cancel my subscription at any time?

Yes, you can. If you cancel, you'll still have access to the features of your paid plan until the end of your billing period.

How do I get more support?

We're always here to help. You can reach us at Depending on your plan, we can help via email, chat, or give priority support. If you're on the Business plan, we also help with making your course.