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UX/UI Design
in New York City

There are no upcoming UX/UI Design start dates, but Flatiron School offers a number of other courses in New York. Learn more about our offerings on our New York page.

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Design your future today

Learn the research, client management, technical, and practical skills necessary to launch a successful career as a user experience (UX) or user interface (UI) designer in 24 weeks. Flatiron School’s immersive course combines our rigorous digital design curriculum with our proven Career Services team and Tuition-back Guarantee (see details) — both online and on our beautiful New York City campus in the Financial District.

800+ Hours of Training

At 24 weeks, our UX/UI course is highly immersive, because becoming a successful designer takes dedicated practice and has no shortcuts.

Work with Real Clients

Work on a real client project, and graduate with a portfolio full of tangible work experience.

Money-Back Guarantee

Change careers with confidence with our Money-Back Guarantee. If you graduate, follow our job-search process, and don’t secure a job offer within 6 months of your job-search start date, we’ll refund your tuition in full (see details).

Non-stop creating for 24 weeks

Our 24-week, innovative course is taught by industry experts and combines flexible online learning in Design Essentials (phase 1) and Process (phase 2) with an immersive on-campus experience for the Studio, Client, and Portfolio phases. Technical training, paired with apprenticeship-style project work and personalized career coaching, creates an experience that’s designed to shape you into a sought-after UX or UI designer.

Broken into five phases, this hybrid learning model lets you study online for the first two phases, then join the third phase in person for team-based design and client projects.

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What to expect
  • Learn the fundamentals of UX, IxD, IA and UI design

  • Decide which track to focus on — either UX or UI — at the end of the 6 weeks

  • Weekly assignments, online meetings, readings, and quizzes

What to expect
  • Learn how to put team-based design into practice

  • Weekly assignments, online meetings, readings, and quizzes

  • Mandatory weekly meetings with instructors for regular feedback and dialogue

What to expect
  • Learn how to put team-based design into practice – now in person and with a live client

  • In-person check-ins, presentations and feedback with instructors

  • 40–50+-hour weekly commitment

What to expect
  • Learn how to solve real design problems with real business stakeholders

  • Redefine deliverables, build product roadmaps, and receive client feedback

  • Graduate with a unique portfolio to share with prospective employers

Navigate tech's top opportunities with the help of our Career Coaching team

Over five years of working with passionate students and helping more than 1,500 graduates launch fulfilling tech careers, we’ve developed a keen understanding of what goes into getting that first design job. With 1:1 career coaching, a robust employer network, and a proven job-search framework, our Career Services team is committed to helping you land your first job in design. 

Individual career coaching

During your job search, you’ll meet weekly with your dedicated Career Coach. Coaches help with everything from résumé review to interview prep, and help you tell your story to land your first job.

Vast employer network

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

A proven job-search framework

Through 1:1 guidance from our Career Services team and our tried-and-true job-search framework, you’ll gain the skills and support you need to launch your career as a UX/UI designer.

Design a career you love

Our students have gone on to land jobs at leading companies across the globe. Now, it's your turn to start a career in design.

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Meet your design mentors and instructors

Our instructors are experienced, passionate, and, most of all, invested in your success. At Flatiron School, you’ll learn from full-time, seasoned experts who provide both the hard and soft skills you’ll need to succeed.

Julia DeBari
Lead Instructor

With almost two decades of industry experience as a UX Designer for companies Dell, VMWare, and TripIt, Julia is known for her UX mentorship and career guidance. She is a passionate advocate for UX education.

Chelsea Lee
Lead Instructor

Chelsea lives and breathes design and is eager to share that enthusiasm with others. Her background in graphic design and book arts led her to UX design. In her time at Thoughtworks and as an independent consultant, she worked on service, software, and product design in the aerospace, retail, healthcare, and data management industries.

Thu Do
Lead Instructor

Thu Do is the product builder for some of the most recognizable companies in NYC and acorss the globe. She utilizes her expertise in design, customer strategy, and product management to deliver highly customizable user experiences. Thu looks forward to furthering her passion by sharing her design knowledge with others through the virtual format.

The Access Scholarship

The Access Scholarship opens doors for aspiring innovators who may have experienced barriers to an education before, empowering them to enroll for $0 payment upfront. Scholarships are awarded on a monthly basis. Learn more and see if you qualify.

What the application process looks like

Design aptitude is built from an innate curiosity about the world and how people interact with it. We don’t simply admit students, we craft a class: a lawyer, chef, biologist, and artist will approach solutions differently, and bringing them together creates a richer learning environment for everyone involved. All you need is passion and an open mind.

Step 1 → Apply

Apply to the course. Tell us about yourself and why you want to start a career in UX/UI.

Step 2 → Admissions interview

Speak with a member of our Admissions team about your interests and ambitions.

Step 3 → Admissions decision

Receive your acceptance decision from Admissions. This usually happens within a couple days, and would be your final step!

Apply Today

Start your application and change your life today.

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