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Change your career in Austin

Flatiron School is committed to creating opportunities for Austin’s passionate and dedicated workforce. We’re not just here to change your career, life, and salary – we’re also here to empower you to change the world.

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.

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WeWork Community

Studying at Flatiron School, you’ll join the WeWork community — a global network of startups, entrepreneurs, innovators, and people pursuing their passions.

Proven Job Placements

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.

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Austin's Tech Scene

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.

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Software Engineering

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UX/UI Design

Companies that have hired our graduates

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Meet the team

Lauren Bauml
Lauren Bauml
Austin & Houston Campus Director

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 Burroughs
Software Engineering Lead Instructor

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.

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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 WeWork’s dynamic Westview location, you’re surrounded by instructors and colleagues who support and challenge you.

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Austin Campus

316 West 12th Street
Austin, TX 78701
(888) 958-0569
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Frequently asked questions

Contact our admissions team – they’re here to help. They’re reachable via email at admissions@flatironschool.com; by phone at (888) 958-0569; or just schedule a chat and we’ll contact you. You can also contact the campus directly at austin@flatironschool.com.

Does Flatiron School offer any free coding classes or UX/UI design classes in Austin?

Yes. We host a regular rotation of free workshops, info sessions, panels, and other events to give you a glimpse into what it’s like to be a web developer or UX/UI designer in Austin. Check out our upcoming events and stop by campus to get started coding or designing.

Why consider Flatiron School’s coding or design bootcamp in Austin?

Our coding and UX/UI design bootcamps help Austinites capitalize on the growing tech industry opportunities. Our full-time courses prepare people with little to no experience to land entry-level technical roles, and we strive to make tech accessible to everyone through our Income Share Agreement and Money-Back Guarantee (see details).

Where can I go to meet the team and see Flatiron School’s Austin campus?

We offer campus tours every week. When you arrive at our custom-built WeWork space, you’ll meet our community leads, instructors, and current students, and see what it's like to learn and work among software engineers, data scientists, and UX/UI designers-in-training. 

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