Looking for a top education mobile app agency in New York City?

Educational apps for kids, college students, and professionals have one thing in common: They require accessible, useful, and engaging content to keep users coming back for more. As e-learning becomes more popular and even a necessity, educational apps are more in demand. Get started building or improving your educational mobile app with the help of an education app development company. Just as developers specialize in various programming languages and platforms so too development companies specialize in different app types.

To assist you in your search for a partner, we’ve compiled this list of the top education app developers in New York City. Browse descriptions, feedback, and awards to find which can best suit your company’s needs. If you need more support, tell us about your project, and we'll match you with recommended companies.

List of the Best New York City Education Mobile App Development Companies

  • 1
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    Rootstrap is a software development firm based in Los Angeles with offices in New York; Montevideo, Uruguay; and Buenos Aires, Argentina. Established in 2011, Rootstrap has over 70 employees with experience with both consumer digital products and business applications. Their services include mobile development for Android and iOS, web app development, UI/UX design, custom software, and AR/VR development.

    Clients
    MasterClass
    Google
    Salesforce
    Universal Music Group
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Rootstrap provided business strategy consulting and software development services for a music startup in the US. The client wanted to build a digital platform to connect local musicians. Rootstrap's team outlined an MVP process and monetizing strategy. Since the prototype was introduced, the client has received considerable funding from outside sources, as well as positive feedback from professional musicians.

    "Their work looks good and we’ve learned a lot. They’ve been great to work with." – Founder, Music Startup

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  • 2
    $25,000+
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    New York NY

    Headquartered in New York, iTechArt is a custom software development company with additional offices in Marietta, Ga. and Iselin, N.J. Since 2002, iTechArt has helped startups and fast-growing tech companies fill in their talent gap and create robust web and mobile solutions that users love. To date, iTechArt’s talent pool includes 1600+ engineers with experience in all of the latest technologies.

    Clients
    ClassPass
    ZEFR
    Gain Capital (forex.com)
    Merkle
    Industries
    Notable Project

    iTechArt Group is assisting with the development of a content management software for video advertisements. The team is building the system to accommodate multiple social media platforms like YouTube and Facebook.

    “The engagement has been very successful overall thus far. The work we've been able to quickly launch wouldn't have been possible without iTechArt's help. In addition to the quality of their code, they've also integrated extremely well into our team, adapting to our internal processes relatively seamlessly.” – Founder & CTO, Software Consulting Agency

  • 3
    $10,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    Five is web and mobile app development agency headquartered in New York with offices in Croatia. The 50+ person product team has been creating stunning, award-winning mobile products since 2008.

    Clients
    Rosetta Stone
    Marriott International
    Crestron
    AccuWeather
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Five paired with a prominent language app to revamp their mobile user experience, from back to frontend. Thanks to the team’s customer-centric design approach, mobile downloads have more than doubled since the app’s relaunch. Five also delivered their work ahead of schedule and under budget, surpassing all expectations.

    "They’re a lot more than a vendor; Five truly is a partner." – Head of Consumer Division, Language App

  • 4
    $100,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    ArcTouch was founded in 2008 and has offices in San Francisco, Calif., New York, and Florianópolis, Brazil. They excel at app development, blockchain, and UX/UI design. They guide their enterprise clients through the app building process by defining a strategy for the best user experience, planning the visual design, developing and testing the prototype, and ensuring optimization and growth.

    Clients
    Hawaiian Airlines
    Audi
    3M
    HP
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A California-based content discovery startup hired ArcTouch to design a content discovery platform and iOS app. They provided feedback on the startup's user stories, created wireframes, and developed the platform and app. The project was completed ahead of schedule.

    “We’re astonished at the quality of the work. We’re a small company, and we weren’t expecting the same level of service a Fortune 500 company might enjoy. We were amazed by their design and the effort that went into every screen.” – Senior Project Manger, Content Discovery Startup

  • 5
    $75,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    Blue Label Labs is a 64-person digital product development agency based in New York City with offices in Seattle and San Francisco. They build the right product by bringing together the expertise of the client, product knowledge, and iterative customer feedback. Since their founding in 2009, they have built and transformed over 300 businesses through strategy, design, and development. Their client ranges from startup entrepreneurs to Fortune 500s.

    Clients
    Bloomberg News
    Microsoft
    Google/Alphabet
    Fender
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Blue Label Labs both consulted for and developed an iOS and Android mobile app for an experience management platform. The client enjoyed the positive responses from app users, loved the team’s responsiveness, and referred to their project management as “excellent.”

    "They feel like they’re an extension of our team, and I can pick up the phone at any time and get a response." – Product Manager, Market Research Firm

  • 6
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    Thoughtbot is a web and mobile app development company based in Boston, MA with offices in Austin, San Francisco, New York, Raleigh, Washington D.C, and London. Since 2003, this 50+ team has delivered empowering digital solutions to enterprise-level and small companies alike.

    Clients
    Postmates
    Iora Health
    JoyDrive
    SplitFit
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Thoughtbot’s team helped the client develop a custom software solution aimed at enhancing consumer advocacy. With deliverables mostly on the back-end, the client valued the estimable coding skills, rapid completion time, and commitment to quality.

    “They provide a consistent level of service that I haven’t seen from agencies or even our in-house team. Their engineering standards, development standards, and the way that they have that consistently through their team is very impressive.” – Head of Product, Consumer Interest Nonprofit

  • 7
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    With offices in New York, Walpole, Mass., and Boston, AppsChopper is a creative mobile app development company. It was founded in 2011 and employs a team of more than 50 experts. AppsChopper specializes in mobile app development, UX/UI design, strategy, and marketing services. Its client base mainly is comprised of mid-sized companies.

    Clients
    Intel
    Duracell
    Motorola
    Revlon
    Industries
    Notable Project

    AppsChopper developed a shopping app for an investment firm. The app helps people buy groceries and other things online. AppChopper's high-caliber deliverable has received positive feedback internally and from users alike.

    "The AppsChopper team was absolutely dedicated to delivering unique, top-notch products. They delivered what they promise, and provided true value for our money."–Marketing Executive, Investment Firm

  • 8
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    Surf is a mobile app development studio founded in 2011 in Voronezh, Russia. Surf's team of nearly 40 employees specializes in Android and iOS mobile app development and UI/UX design. The firm primarily works with clients from the retail, IT, and manufacturing industries. 

    Clients
    KFC
    Société Générale
    MARS
    Forbes
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Surf was contracted to perform updates and maintenance for a mobile app. Surf made improvements to the visual design and the user experience by ensuring pixel quality. Surf made suggestions for API and performs long-term maintenance. 

    "Once we selected them, half of our app was completed within a week. It was absolutely perfect and I had no comments to make about their work." - CTO, Telecomm Startup 

  • 9
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    White Plains NY

    GreyChain Technologies is a web and mobile app development agency established in 2016. The New Delhi-based team of 10+ works with small, midmarket, and enterprise-level clients. Core services include mobile app and web development as well as enterprise app modernization.

    Clients
    UNICEF
    Harvard
    Bose Professional
    International Rescue Committee
    Industries
    Notable Project

    GreyChain Technologies developed a coaching app for a humanitarian relief organization. Built for iOS and Android, the solution assessed aid workers' performance and offered training resources. International users responded positively to the intuitive UX.

    "We had global staff there from all over Europe and the States as well. The feedback was really positive. We didn’t have to give people much training on how to use the app, which was really nice." – Information Management Specialist, Humanitarian Relief Organization

  • 10
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    New York-based mobile app and web development company Utility was founded in 2013. The team of about 40 engineers, digital strategists, and creative designers serves small, mid-market, and enterprise clients across all industries. They complement their development expertise with UX/UI design.

    Clients
    Airbnb
    Samsung
    Verizon
    DirecTV
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Utility developed a live streaming platform for a new network. The project included UX/UI design, live streaming architecture, and search filtering. As a result of Utility’s work, the network received positive reviews and was acquired by a big name company.

    “We provided our goals, told them what we needed, and collaborated during the rounds of UX designs, but they took it all from there and steered the strategies around how to implement and execute everything digitally.” – Director, Network

  • 11
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    Saritasa is a full-source software development firm based in Newport Beach, Calif. With additional offices in New York City, Russia, and Vietnam. They were founded in 2005 and employ a team of about 90 who provide custom software, web, mobile, IoT, and AR/VR development for mostly mid-sized businesses.

    Clients
    iHeartMedia
    BJ's Restaurant Brewhouse
    Yamaha
    Toyota
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A sporting goods brand partnered with Saritasa to develop a web application to manage hundreds of professional contracts with minor and major league baseball players. They had a system in place, but it was outdated. The new solution kept valuable features from the legacy platform, then integrated more responsive functionalities. Saritasa consistently showed patience and strong technical skills.

    “They were patient with me trying to explain features I wanted, or trying to understand different technical aspects of the project.” – Vice President, Sporting Goods Firm

  • 12
    Undisclosed
    1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    New York NY

    Kin + Carta is a tech-centered management consultancy based in Chicago. Founded in 1964, they also have offices in London, San Francisco, New York, and Singapore. Their team of approximately 3,000 focuses primarily on enterprise clients in the financial services and health care fields. Services include mobile app development, cloud consulting, and more.

    Clients
    AstraZeneca
    Expedia
    Santander
    Barclays
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Kin + Carta built a native mobile app for a health care nonprofit in advance of open enrollment, upgrading their old platform. They built the app for iOS and Android with a focus on human-centered design,

    "They helped us go beyond the average of health care to meet the expectation of digital." - CIO, Nonprofit Health Insurance Provider

  • 13
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Fairfield NJ

    Saffron Tech is a full-service web, software, and mobile application development company with offices in New York and India. They have served their global clientele for over 10 years. They use industry-leading tools to create scalable websites and products for clients.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Saffron Tech helped develop a website for an instructional health video platform. The project included developing a site that featured a payment portal and integrated with Wistia and MailChimp.

    "Their willingness to go the extra mile showed a great level deal of care.” – Co-Founder of Instructional Health Video Platform

  • 14
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    HubSpire is a digital agency based in New York with offices in Matawan, NJ, and Cochin, India. Founded in 2008, HubSpire's team of around 25 employees provides small and mid-market consumer products and IT companies with a range of services such as mobile app development, web design, web development, and big data consulting. 

    Clients
    Cubic Transportation Systems
    International Data Corporation
    Cubic Transportation Systems
    Lenevo
    Industries
    Notable Project

    HubSpire worked partnered with a a real estate tech to improve their online marketplace for shared housing rentals. They built a mobile app and a web app, using MySQL for a backend database and coding Python. The finished apps have search functionality, property listings, social media verification, and chat capabilities.

    "After we launched the products, we got up to roughly 50,000 users. We were getting 1,000 app downloads per week that were all organic." —Former Partner, Real Estate Tech Firm

  • 15
    $5,000+
    250 - 999 Employees
    Princeton NJ

    NewAgeSMB is a full-stack iOS, Android, and web development company based in Princeton, N.J. The company, founded in 1994, has more than 45 employees and provides mobile app development, UX/UI design, and web development services to companies and institutions in various industries.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    A car wash startup hired NewAgeSMB to develop its website and its Android and iOS mobile apps for customers and washers. NewAgeSMB delivered both the website and the apps and are now continuing to provide maintenance services.

    "The team took my vision and made it into a product." - CEO, Car Wash Startup 

  • 16
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Parsippany-Troy Hills NJ

    Origami Studios is a mobile application development company headquartered in Parsippany, NJ with additional locations in San Diego, and Lahore, Pakistan. Founded in 2012, they now have about 16 employees. Their services include mobile app and e-commerce development as well as UX/UI design for small to enterprise-sized clients in the advertising and marketing, business services, and gaming industries.

    Clients
    Nestle
    Johnson & Johnson
    Experian Hitwise
    Shell
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Origami Studios provided full stack development services to create an Android and iOS app for a health management company. They managed servers and the platform in app stores. Their responsiveness and ability to satisfy technical requirements resulted in a successful partnership.

    "They are working so closely with your tech needs and respond in a short period." — Co-Founder & CEO, Health Management Company

  • 17
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    Digital agency eBizneeds is based in Melbourne, Australia. The company was founded in 2002 and has team of about 70 that specializes in web development, e-commerce development, custom software development, and more. 

    Clients
    Australian Cruise Group
    Victorian Mortgage Group
    Polofactory
    Bargain Central Group
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A media house hired eBizneeds to build a content application that serves as a hub for various types of media including video, audio, images, and more. The client prides the agency on being accessible and easy to work with.

    "They were very receptive and flexible. We are not a technology company, and for them to understand what we wanted was a little more challenging than it would be when talking to a tech company. I felt they handled that very well."– COO, Media House 

  • 18
    $50,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    ustwo is a digital design studio based in London with around 250 employees. Since its start in 2004, the team has provided web design and development, e-commerce development, mobile development, and UX/UI design services for large companies in a variety of industries.  

    Clients
    Google
    Sky
    Ford
    Qantas
    Industries
    Notable Project

    ustwo partnered with a large bank to assist with a geolocation-based project. The team provided UX strategies to use in the development of the prototype. They pleased the client with their productive work ethic and range of skills.

    “Their ability to move very quickly was something that set them apart when we were observing how they work. They had a fantastic developer with us early who was great regarding business.” — Executive Manager, Large Bank

  • 19
    $25,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    Genium, founded in 2011, is a mobile app development company who works with enterprise and mid market companies in the ITand business industries.The team 25,000 work in offices in the Calif., New York, and Buenos Aires areas.

    Clients
    ShopPogoEclipse
    SportsCastr
    BodyBlock AI
    Fit3D
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Genium partnered with a gym body scanner company to help the client store data properly and create an algorithm to ensure correct measurements. They provided consistency across the platform to ensure the data had a valuable metric.

    “Their team can speak about technical concepts in an easy-to-understand way, which maximizes their value. They have excellent technical and communication skills, and the whole team is honest and proactive.”– CTO & Co-Founder, Gym Body Scanner

  • 20
    $75,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    Messapps is an app development and marketing company headquartered in New York City, with offices in Los Angeles and Boston. Founded in 2013, the team of 11 specializes in mobile app development, mobile and app marketing, and UX/UI design. They work primarily with small businesses, focusing on consumer products and services, business services, and advertising and marketing.

    Clients
    New York University
    Microsoft
    Eataly
    La Colombe
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Messapps worked on mobile development for a college entertainment startup. They designed and developed a mobile app that allows college students to make real-time plans. They were responsible for everything from conceptual ideas to development and testing.

    “Messapps has given us all we could ask for and more. Messapps had an excellent team and were friendly, genuine, and down-to-Earth people who we got to become close with on a personal level as we've worked through the development process.” – Founder and CEO, College Entertainment Startup 

  • 21
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Appetizer Mobile is a digital marketing and application developer headquartered in New York. The company was founded in 2009 and consists of 17 employees. They specialize in mobile app development, UX/UI design, and enterprise app modernization, and work heavily with companies in the entertainment, gaming, and business services industries.

    Clients
    HBO
    Lady Gaga
    Joe Girardi
    Del Friscos Restaurant Group
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Appetizer Mobile debugged and helped with development for a company that was creating a dating app. Their work included adding new features that improved the app’s functionality.

    “It has been a very collaborative process. They listen to our needs, provide solutions, and take our feedback into account.” – Co-Founder, Dating App

  • 22
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Perpetual is a software product innovation and development company based in New York City. Founded in 2012, Perpetual's team of around 25 employees provides a wide range of services including UX/UI design, web design, mobile and custom software development, IT staff augmentation, product design, and more.

    Clients
    Reuters
    MIT
    The Inside
    Reliance Jio
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Perpetual is working with this financial services firm to assist in rebuilding its UI. The team planned the entire project, from the mockups to the detailed specs, and produced a .NET-based, real-time news services application, which is currently being QA tested by Perpetual.

    "Users have received the platform extremely well. We’re very excited about how well it’s performing. We haven’t experienced any technical issues." – Product Management, Financial Services Firm

  • 23
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    noformat is a strategic design agency based in New York City. The agency, founded in 2001, has a team of more than 15 that provides web design, UX/UI design, web development, mobile app development, graphic design, logo, print design, and packaging design services. noformat serves mid-market and other-sized companies in various industries that include advertising & marketing, arts & entertainment, and business services.

    Clients
    Coca-Cola
    Heineken
    Capital One
    Grand Marnier
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A startup high school hired noformat to build their brand and create awareness about themselves to their target market. noformat worked with the school in defining their brand identity which they then implemented into the high school's web design. They built the website on WordPress to be SEO-friendly, implemented a unique tuition calculator and class schedule functionalities, and populated the website with content geared towards prospective students and their families. The resulting website attracted a large number of students for enrollment, as well as applicants for various work positions.

    "At every stage in the process, it was extremely clear where we were and what still needed to be done." - Marketing & Communications Manager, Startup High School

  • 24
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Digital product development company Nolte is headquartered in New York with an additional office in Mexico City, Mexico. With a team of about 20 employees, Nolte has specialized in WordPress web development and design since its founding in 2016. They also have experience with software and mobile app development.

    Clients
    Amstel Light
    Amtrak
    AOL
    Bloomscape
    Notable Project

    Nolte built an Android and iOS app for an educational organization using the Ionic framework. The app is the organization’s core platform and helps students study for a standardized test. The partnership is ongoing, with Nolte updating and maintaining the apps.

    “The collaboration has always been fluid, and Nolte always replies quickly to us. I have no negative feedback in terms of project management.” – Founder, Educational Organization

  • 25
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    Jafton is a digital solutions provider founded in 2014 operated by a team of 5. Based in Union City, N.J., the company offers IT strategy consulting, custom software development, and web development services to small and midmarket businesses. They work with various languages, including Objective C, Swift, and SQL.

    Clients
    Parkble
    Poutcase
    VaultCouture.
    Industries
    Notable Project

    Jafton was hired by a trailer rental company to design their website. All features and functionalities in the site, including location-based searching, was built from scratch by Jafton. The site's functionality is active as expected.

    "The site isn't particularly complex, but they did an excellent job and were a good partner. Their CEO was very helpful, and he had suggestions for userbase growth, development, and other areas." - Founder, Trailer Rental Company

  • 26
    $10,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    appssemble is an app development company located in Cluj Napoca, Romania. Founded in 2016, the company has a team of about 10 individuals who offer mobile app development services. They serve mostly small businesses across several industries including arts, entertainment, and music, business services, consumer products and services, and hospitality and leisure.

    Clients
    Luggage Fit
    do i need the umbrella
    deliverer
    luggage fit
    Industries
    Notable Project

    appssemble developed an iOS and Android AR mobile app for a neon sign manufacturer. They added functionality that enables users to customize their orders. The team worked quickly, and the app received positive feedback and generated leads.

    “Our analytics have shown that once they install the app, 64% of customers request a price quote and are thus converted into leads.” – Owner, Neon Sign Manufacturer

  • 27
    $5,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    iGlobsyn Technologies is a mobile app and web development company headquartered in Ahmedabad, India. They were founded in 2013 and have a team of 47 employees. They offer services in mobile app development, web development, and SEO. They mainly work with companies in the automotive, business services, and consumer products and services industries.

    Clients
    Craft Brew HongKong
    Clubluk. Smart-Will
    Asia yachting
    Crowdfund Millionaire
    Industries
    Notable Project

    iGlobsyn worked with a website design and development company to augment their design team and build a creative, customer-friendly website. They developed the website and provided go-live support training for the client. The client was satisfied with the product and with their engagement.

    “The website helped increase sales for the café. It also allowed the owner of the café to spend more time working in the store instead of worrying about catering orders.”—Managing Director, Website Design Company

  • 28
    $25,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    New York NY

    APPSTIRR is a mobile application design agency based in New York run by a team of 2. Founded in 2019, the company specializes in mobile app development, custom software development, and mobile & app marketing for clients ranging from small businesses to enterprises. They have experience working in industries such as advertising & marketing and business services and are familiar with e-commerce systems such as Magento, Shopify, and WooCommerce.

    Clients
    Switch Poker
    Blue Collar Capital
    Communitter
    Hockey Now
    Industries
    Notable Project

    APPSTIRR assisted in the development of a poker app of a tech startup. The app was designed to function cross-platform. APPSTIRR assisted in both the planning of the app's design and the development of the code itself. The startup is pleased with the app, especially since the project costs were 25% lower than projected with APPSTIRR.

    "I found their desire to please quite refreshing. At every step of the project, it was clear that they did not want me to be simply satisfied with their work--they wanted me to be elated. And more often than not, I was!" - Founder & CEO, Tech Startup

  • 29
    $10,000+
    50 - 249 Employees
    New York NY

    JetSoftPro is a software development agency that was founded in 2003. Based in New York, their team of 48 specializes in custom software development, IT strategy consulting, and product design. Their client base is mainly composed of midmarket companies.

    Clients
    CreatorIQ
    Prezzo
    Aftersow Technology
    EMEX
    Industries
    Notable Project

    A hedge fund company needed expert technical support to assist with production efforts. They hired JetSoftPro to provide programming support in the service of creating a mobile app. In addition to development, the team provided UX/UI design to enhance the app's look and feel. The results of their work vastly exceeded the client's expectations. 

    "JetSoftPro’s valuable solutions and suggestions improved the quality of each of our products."–CTO, Hedge fund Company 

  • 30
    $50,000+
    10 - 49 Employees
    Brooklyn NY

    Marino Software is a mobile app development company located in Dublin, Ireland; Limerick, Ireland and Brooklyn, New York. The company specializes in mobile app development, ux/ui design, custom software development, and application testing and has a small team.The company was launched in 2006.

    Industries
    Notable Project

    Marino Software developed custom software for an IT services company. They were tasked with a WebRTC button that provides a voice connection to the company and a payment mechanism via Stripe for the backend.

     

    "They delivered on time and managed all the customer expectations in a professional and timely manner."

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