Located in the heart of the cities bustiling 2nd Street District, Galvanize has specifically positioned itself within the booming technology sector of Austin. With this specific location in mind, Galvanize aims to bring top tier technology companies and up and coming coding students together for projects, networking, and the magic of innovation. The Austin Galvanize coworking space offers access to an unparalleled network of talent, to some of the cities best coffee shops and restaurants, and of course a multitude of amenities. Galvanize Austin campus offers students high speed internet, 24/7 technology access, eleven conference rooms, weekly workshops, and business mentor.s Additionally, you’re right down the block from major tech innovators such as Google, IBM, and Dell. With world class accommodations within a learning environment full of like minded motivated individuals, what more are you waiting for?
The two bootcamps offered at the Austin campus last anywhere from 12 to 13 weeks. While specific time frames differ based on your desired program and your own personal coding experiences, students at Galvanize Austin can expect to follow a similar schedule. Students will participate in 4 to 6 weeks of coding preparation before their coding challenge and Galvanize technical interview. Upon passing the interview, students will then participate in another 4-6 weeks of online pre-course assignments. After this training is complete, students will be invited on campus to complete their 12 to 13 week immersive bootcamp.
Galvanize boasts a broad hiring network with alumni going on to work at some of the worlds most notable companies. Galvanize graduates have worked at Apple, Microsoft, Spotify, Accenture, Tesla, Facebook, NASA, Google, Amazon, PayPal, Adobe, Twitch, and Uber.
There are currently two different bootcamps offered at Galvanize Austin. Both of these programs have a total cost of $17,980. Galvanize offers several different methods of payment in the hopes of accommodating everyone and ensuring that anyone who wishes to attend their bootcamp has the option to do so. Galvanize’s most popular financial program is their in house Income Share Agreements. Within the ISA program, you’ll pay a $2,000 deposit upfront. You’ll then agree to pay back 10% of your future income with monthly installments over 48 months. Repayment is contingent on the student obtaining a job with an annual salary of at least $50,000. For those interested in traditional financing, Galvanize has partnered with both Skillsfund and Climb to offer competitive interest rate financing. Galvanize’s partner lenders also offer loans to help cover the cost of living during your bootcamp experience. Galvanize offers two different scholarships to help students pay for their education. These include the original Galvanize Scholarship (which is available to most applications) and the Veterans Scholarship (which is available to veterans or active members of the Reserves or National Guard who demonstrate financial need). Galvanize is also a proud acceptor of G.I. Bill benefits.