Houston Coding Bootcamps

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By: The SwitchUp Team
Last Updated: October 22, 2019
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Interested in pursuing a tech career in the southern U.S.? While Houston is well-know for sectors like energy and agriculture, it has recently started to put itself on the map as a national tech hub. The fourth largest city in the U.S., and one of the fastest growing, Houston is also home to dozens of Fortune 500 companies, and its wealth of tech opportunities can be attributed to both the city’s size and robust economy.

There are many flexible and third-party verified bootcamp opportunities to choose from in the Houston area. For those interested in web development, high-rated local bootcamps such as Thinkful, Flatiron School, and DigitalCrafts offer courses on the subject.

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1. 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’s immersive, full-time bootcamps in software engineering and data science are designed for individuals looking to change careers. Their 15-week program includes comprehensive career services, offering individual career coaching, access to a large employer network, and a job-search framework.

2. DigitalCrafts

Locations: Online, Atlanta, Houston, Seattle, Tampa
Courses: Full Stack Flex (Part-Time), Full Stack Immersive (Full Time), Online Full Stack Immersive (Full Time), +2 More
Subjects: Algorithms, AWS, Back-End Web Development, Command Line, CSS +12 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

DigitalCrafts Houston has a 16-week full-time bootcamp and a 26-week part-time bootcamp for working adults requiring more flexible options. DigitalCrafts strives to make technology more accessible for underrepresented groups and provides automatic scholarships for women and veterans. Graduates can defer tuition until they are employed and enroll in an income share agreement.

3. 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
Subjects: Angular, Bootstrap, CSS, Express.js, HTML +9 More
Available Online
Flexible Classes
Available Online
Flexible Classes

Based in downtown Houston, NuCamp Houston connects students with an extensive and potentially lucrative professional network. Students with no prior coding experience can access NuCamp’s beginner bootcamp. Advanced bootcamps include a front end web and mobile development program as well as a full stack web and mobile development program.

2021 Best Houston Bootcamps received an average 4.00 of 5 based on 757 reviews.

Bootcamp Highlights

Looking for a school with specific qualities? We've awarded merit badges to schools in several key areas:

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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