Begin your career as a software engineer in Austin

At the heart of the Texas tech scene, Austin offers the perfect place to launch your future as a developer. Home to both tech giants – like Apple and Texas Instruments – and a community of growing startups, Austin needs highly trained software engineers. At Flatiron School, quality learning comes at the intersection of diligence and curriculum. With that vision in mind, Flatiron School has brought together passionate, experienced instructors and ambitious students to achieve incredible outcomes since 2012. And now we’re bringing that vision to Austin with our software engineering course.

Career Services & Employer Proof

When you enroll in our software engineering course, you start working 1:1 with a Career Coach before you graduate. In doing so, we set you up for success in landing that first job as a developer. When coupled with our industry-leading curriculum, we also set you and your employer up for long-term success.

School of the Future

We’re working to expand access to computer science education to more students. In addition to our campuses across the globe, we’re proud to partner with traditional institutions like Yale to increase the reach of our programs to students from different backgrounds and areas of study.

Flatiron School x WeWork

Since October 2017, we’ve partnered with WeWork to increase access to our software engineering courses. In Austin, Flatiron School and WeWork are bringing together our on-campus and online students in spaces shared with local business leaders, entrepreneurs, and creators that come to work every day to do what they love and change the world.


What You'll Learn: Full-Stack Web Development

Over 15 weeks of intense coding classes on-campus at Flatiron School, students learn to think and build like software engineers — from developing coding mastery to gaining an understanding of how products are designed and managed. In each three-week curriculum module, students develop key skills through interactive labs, lectures, and close collaboration, showcasing progress through Portfolio Projects.


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Students dive into HTML5 & CSS to master the web’s basic building blocks. Exercises include building UIs for web application and creating organized front-ends with SASS.

Object-Oriented Programming

Students learn to bundle code and create reusable objects and methods as they build increased understanding of complexity in software.


Students work with two ruby frameworks, mastering the fundamentals of web programming.


Exposes student to design patterns in web applications and introduces architectural patterns, template rendering, and application environments.

Product Management

Students learn about conducting user research, defining a value proposition, and leveraging data to inform projects around business models, KPI tracking, and product management for startups and enterprises.


Students dive into the basic of JavaScript syntax and then explore popular JavaScript frameworks.


Students build fast web user interfaces with React, starting with the fundamentals and scale their own versions with increasing complexity.


Students learn to build productive, scalable front-ends with Redux, creating slick, functional, reactive code.


Students create complex, functional web applications from scratch to build their own databases and integrating front-end design skills.

Technical Concentrations

Students elect to concentrate on a specific technology and build a project using the most advanced tools available in that discipline.


Students go deep into NoSQL databases like Mongo and gain a better understanding of working with databases at scale.


Students focus on design patterns and use performance-monitoring tools to take a data-driven approach to increasing application performance.

Front-End Frameworks

Students take a deeper dive into React and develop advanced HTML & CSS skills, including SASS and D3.

Land a job as a software engineer in Austin
Career Services

Land a job as a software engineer in Austin

With over five years of working with passionate students and helping them launch fulfilling careers in tech, we’ve developed a keen understanding of what goes into getting that first developer job – both on our end and what you’re empowered to do on yours.

With one-on-one career coaching, a robust employer network, and a proven job search framework, our Career Services team is committed to helping you land the job you want.

Individual Career Coaching

During the job-search phase, you’ll meet with a dedicated coach every week, to ensure an effective job search via resume review, mock interviews, and developing the right job-search collateral to tell your story.

Job-Search Framework

At Flatiron School, you won’t just learn to code. You’ll also learn how to be an effective job seeker and no-brainer tech hire. Through one-on-one guidance from our Career Services team and our tried-and-true job search framework, you’ll launch your career in code far beyond the bootcamp.

Vast Employer Network

We’ve built relationships with hiring managers at top companies across the nation, creating a robust employer pipeline for Flatiron School grads. Our best-in-class Employer Partnerships Team is constantly evangelizing our grads and helping you get in the door.

Deferred Tuition

Don’t pay tuition until you get hired and are earning $40,000 or more. We just need a refundable deposit. See the terms here.

Flatiron School Grads in Austin

In Austin, our students have already impacted powerful change and made contributions at a multitude of companies.

Kelsey H., Technical Support Engineer @ Pingboard Org Chart Software

“Not only did I learn to code, but I learned that I could really learn anything if put my mind to it. And that feels like a superpower.”

Flatiron vs. Other Bootcamps

Invest in your future

Flatiron School’s tuition, rigorously paced program, and money-back guarantee (see details) — the only Austin coding bootcamp to offer one — make us the most rewarding investment of both your time and money.

Flatiron School

Software Engineering


Software Engineering Immersive

Trilogy at UT Austin

Software Development

Austin Coding Academy

Javascript Track

15 weeks
12 weeks
12 weeks
36 weeks
Third-Party Verified Jobs Outcomes
Money-Back Guarantee
A day in the life at Flatiron School Austin
Student Life

A day in the life at Flatiron School Austin

Though every day is unique on campus, structured, consistent learning is also crucial to student success. Below is what you can expect on a daily basis in a Flatiron classroom.

9 a.m.

Student-Led Discussion

Begin each morning in conversation and review new skills and program materials from the day before to ensure you’re up to speed.

10 a.m.


Learn key concepts from expert instructors through interactive exercises and collaborative discussion.

1 p.m.

Pair-Programming Exercises

Work together at one computer to build strategic and tactical coding skills and learn from one another.

4 p.m.

Labs & Mini Projects

Self-led labs allow you to explore code on your own based on lecture material, enabling you to immediately put what you’ve learned into action. Making things — and breaking things — is the best way to learn.

6 p.m.


End the day reviewing concepts and strategizing on next steps in personal projects.

Professional engineers turned inspiring teachers

Since we started, Flatiron School’s known its instructors are its greatest assets, which is why our instructors are experienced, passionate, and, most of all, invested in your success. Our instructors are experienced, passionate, and, most of all, invested in your success. At Flatiron School, you’ll learn from full-time, seasoned, teachers who provide both the hard and soft skills you’ll need to succeed.

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Tuition, Start Dates & Admission

Find the right tuition plan for you

Finance for as low as

Dedicated to making our programs more accessible, we offer competitive financing options through Skills Fund and Climb, two industry-leading accelerated learning financing companies.

Pay Upfront
Full Tuition
Paid in 10 monthly installments
The Flatiron School ISA: Pay After You Get Hired

Defer your tuition with the Flatiron School Income Share Agreement (ISA). After a refundable payment when you enroll, the remainder of your tuition is paid once you’ve left the program and are getting paid at least a minimum income.


As a part of our ongoing effort to support diversity in tech, Flatiron School is pleased to offer various scholarships to qualified women, minorities, and veterans, as well as merit-based scholarships. Schedule a Q&A with our Admissions team to hear more about our open scholarships

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What the application process looks like

Aptitude for software engineering is built from an innate curiosity about the world and how people interact with it. We don’t admit students, we craft a class: a lawyer, journalist, and pro-athlete will approach solutions differently, creating a richer learning environment for everyone involved. All that you need is passion and an open mind.

Step 1 → Apply

Apply to the course. Tells us about yourself and why you want to start a career in code.

Step 2 → Admissions Interview

Speak with a member of the Admissions team about your interests and ambitions. There is no technical preparation for this one.

Step 3 → Technical Review

The technical review assesses your basic grip of coding and how it interacts with us daily. Be proactive by completing steps on Learn, our learning platform, to prepare.

Step 4 → Admissions Decision

Receive your acceptance decision from Admissions. This usually happens within a couple of days.

Step 5 → Pre-Work

If and when you are accepted, the next step is course pre-work so you’re ready for day one of the course.

Apply Now and Change Things

You have questions; we have answers

Apply Today and Change Your Career

Start your application for Flatiron School’s software engineering course and change your life today.

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Schedule a Q&A with Admissions

Have a question about our program that we haven’t answered above? Our admissions team is here to help.