Austin Coding Bootcamps

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By: The SwitchUp Team
Last Updated: October 31, 2019
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Austin is one of the fastest growing cities in the U.S., and with good reason. Known for its BBQ, beautiful weather, and a booming economy, the city has also become a hotbed for coding bootcamps and new talent in the tech industry. The city’s rich economy offers a large pool of opportunities for those looking to start a career in the tech sector. If you’re interested in making the switch to a career in tech, there are many Austin-based bootcamps to help get you started. Schools such as The Tech Academy and Hack Reactor offer courses in web development, while Galvanize also has a highly-rated immersive data science program.

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1. General Assembly

Locations: Online, Adelaide, Atlanta, Austin, Boston, Brisbane +26 More
Courses: Software Engineering Immersive, User Experience Design Immersive, Front-End Web Development, +10 More
Subjects: Algorithms, Back-End Web Development, CSS, Data Analytics, Data Science +19 More
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes
Accepts GI Bill
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes
Accepts GI Bill

Culturally rich and growing, Austin hosts General Assembly’s full-time, part-time, and online bootcamps and workshops in order to provide the education needed for the city’s industries. GA Austin offers several course options including online livestreams, a remote digital marketing bootcamp, and unique, topical workshops like its Instagram for Business course.

2. Flatiron School

Locations: Online, Austin, Chicago, Denver, Houston, NYC +3 More
Courses: Online Software Engineering, Online Data Science, Software Engineering, +7 More
Subjects: AngularJS, CSS, Cyber Security, Data Analytics, Data Science +14 More
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes

Flatiron School offers part- and full-time bootcamps in software engineering and data science. Flatiron School also offers individual career coaching, access to a large employer network, and a job-search framework.

3. Hack Reactor

Locations: Online, Austin, Boulder, Denver, Los Angeles, NYC +2 More
Courses: Software Engineering Immersive, Part Time Software Engineering Immersive, Software Engineering Premium Prep, +1 More
Subjects: AJAX, Algorithms, AngularJS, Blockchain, Blockchain and Crypto +20 More
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes
VET TEC Provider
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes
VET TEC Provider

Hack Reactor teaches budding software engineers the computer science, app development and engineering skills they will need in its part- and full-time immersive programs. It also offers a live, online remote bootcamp for remote students around the world.​​

4. Galvanize

Locations: Online, Austin, Boulder, Denver, Los Angeles, NYC +3 More
Courses: Software Engineering Immersive, Data Science Immersive, Data Science Prep, +0 More
Subjects: CSS, Data Science, HTML, JavaScript, Python +3 More
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes
Accepts GI Bill
VET TEC Provider
Available Online
Verified Outcomes
Flexible Classes
Accepts GI Bill
VET TEC Provider

Galvanize can help start your career in web development or data science with the help of a full-time immersive bootcamp. Graduates join an alumni network of 2000+ that have gone on to work at 1000+ companies. Galvanize also offers select part-time and online courses.

5. Data Science Dojo

Locations: Online, Albuquerque, Austin, Barcelona, NYC, Seattle +2 More
Courses: 5-Day Data Science Bootcamp, Remote Data Science and Data Engineering Bootcamp, Data Science for Managers and Business Leaders, +1 More
Subjects: Algorithms, Data Science, Data Visualization, Hadoop, Machine Learning +2 More
Available Online
Flexible Classes
Available Online
Flexible Classes

Data Science Dojo in downtown Austin is a week-long bootcamp that has no prerequisites and a flexible payment plan option. Upon graduating, students receive data science handbooks; access to the Data Science Dojo online portal which offers tutorials and reference material, mentoring support; and membership in a global alumni network to help with their job search.

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6. Nucamp

Locations: Online, Albuquerque, Athens, Atlanta, Aurora, Austin +86 More
Courses: Full Stack Web and Mobile App Development, Web Development Fundamentals, Front End Web and Mobile Development, +0 More
Subjects: Angular, Bootstrap, CSS, Express.js, HTML +9 More
Available Online
Flexible Classes
Available Online
Flexible Classes

NuCamp Austin provides part-time bootcamps for individuals with any level of coding experience. NuCamp’s flexible scheduling and small class size accommodate working students. They connect its students to information technology leaders in the Austin area and provides graduates with career development coaching and free networking support.

7. Austin Coding Academy

Locations: Online, Austin +-4 More
Courses: 211 JavaScript Full Stack (Intermediate), 101 Intro to Web, 311 JavaScript Full Stack (Advanced), +4 More
Subjects: .NET, A/B Testing, AngularJS, ASP.NET, Bootstrap +21 More
Available Online
Flexible Classes
Available Online
Flexible Classes

Austin Coding Academy creates job-ready graduates with introductory, intermediate, and advanced courses lasting 10 weeks each. Programs feature flexible schedules, part-time evening courses, and unlimited tutoring services. After completing three courses in the academy, graduates receive 1-on-1 career assistance to ensure a successful job search.

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Available Online

Offer either part-time or immersive courses that are available online. This includes courses that are offered temporarily online due to COVID-19.

Verified Outcomes

Offer a job outcomes report that was independently verified by a third-party auditor.

Flexible Classes

Offer self-paced, part-time, or evening classes.

Job Guarantee

Offer guaranteed job placement after graduation, or the student's tuition is refunded. Visit the official school site for related terms and conditions.

GI Bill

Approved to accept GI Bill funds according to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.

VET TEC Provider

Approved as a VET TEC Provider according to the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.

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