Our Austin campus
Our Austin campus is the perfect place for anyone looking to become a software engineer or UX/UI designer. We’re currently building our brand new campus at WeWork’s SXSW Center, which opens in Fall 2019. Until then, we're hosting community events at our launch campus at WeWork Westview and other WeWorks around Austin.
Our grads launch new careers
For job-seeking on-campus graduates included in the 2019 Jobs Report including full-time salaried roles, full-time contract, internship, apprenticeship, and freelance roles, and part-time roles during the reporting period (see full Jobs Report here).
Average Starting Salary
For job-seeking on-campus students who accepted full-time salaried jobs during the reporting period and disclosed their compensation. The average starting salary for students who took full-time contract, internship, apprenticeship, or freelance roles and disclosed compensation was $32/hr. Average pay for a part-time role was $28/hr (see full Jobs Report report here).
Studying at Flatiron School, you’ll join the WeWork community — a global network of startups, entrepreneurs, innovators, and people pursuing their passions.
We’re committed to helping you secure a career. Our proven job search framework features 1:1 sessions with a dedicated Career Coach and a robust employer pipeline. Learn about our job placements here.
With a fast-growing tech scene and outposts of established tech giants like Facebook, Amazon, and Apple, Austin is now a major tech hub. This growth created 52,373 new tech jobs in 2018, up 76 percent from 2017.
Our Austin courses
Since we opened our doors in 2012, thousands of students have joined us to launch new careers in tech. Start your next career as a software engineer, data scientist, or UX/UI designer today.
Companies that have hired our graduates
Meet the team
As VP of Marketing & Strategic Communications, Lauren is a former defense acquisition policy manager and international strategic marketing executive. In her tenure with Airbus, she worked to identify security needs for national-first responders and military. Before Flatiron School, she led Skills Fund's brand, marketing, and communications.
Vanessa came to Flatiron School at the unique intersection of education and engineering. While teaching high school students, she decided to switch careers and move into engineering. With a passion for both, it's now several years later and she continues to move within both fields. She plans to never stop learning and challenging traditional education.
Join us on campus
The single best way to see what it’s like to be a student at Flatiron School in Austin is to visit our campus. We host regular public meetups and events. Join our community today.
Debugging Software Engineering at Flatiron School
Join Flatiron School to learn more about our Software Engineering Immersive program at our Downtown Austin location. We will go through an overview of the curriculum, discuss the admissions process and talk about financing options.
Flatiron x Q2 Software Engineering Tech Talk
Flatiron School is hosting Joseph Kohatsu, a Software Developer at Q2, to talk about his journey into the world of fintech. In this tech talk, we will discover what made Joseph want to enter the tech world, any challenges he faced, what advice he has for others looking to do the same and more!
Software Engineering Final Project Showcase
Project showcases happen the night before graduation for every cohort at Flatiron. It gives the students an opportunity to show off their hard work by displaying their capstone project.
Where we're located
Located steps away from the Capitol Building downtown, our campus is an inspiring location to learn – and a perfect springboard for a career in tech. Working in the dynamic SXSW center, you’re surrounded by instructors and colleagues who support and challenge you.