Our Chicago campus
Located in central Chicago, our River North Campus, home to both Flatiron School and Designation, is an accessible and inspiring location to change your career — and a perfect place to immerse yourself in Chicago’s emerging tech scene.
Our students challenge and energize one another. They push each other to do more, think bigger, and go further than they ever could on their own.
We’re committed to helping you secure a career. Our proven job search framework features 1:1 sessions with a dedicated Career Coach and a robust employer pipeline. Learn about our job placements here.
Chicago has become a major player in the tech startup ecosystem. The city is already home to local tech titans like Braintree, Grubhub, Facebook, Google and Uptake.
Our Chicago grads launch new careers
Our latest Jobs Report offers numbers examined by an independent third party so you know that when you invest in Flatiron School, you invest in an education you can trust.
For job-seeking Chicago campus graduates included in the 2020 Jobs Report including full-time salaried roles, full-time contract, internship, apprenticeship, and freelance roles, and part-time roles during the reporting period (see our Jobs Report).
For job-seeking Chicago students who accepted full-time salaried jobs during the reporting period and disclosed their compensation. The average starting salary for students who took full-time contract, internship, apprenticeship, or freelance roles and disclosed compensation was $25/hr. Average pay for a part-time role was $18/hr (see our Jobs Report).
Our Chicago courses
Since we opened our doors in 2012, thousands of students have joined us to launch new careers in tech. On our Chicago campus, your journey toward your next career will be in good hands.
Where our grads work
Meet the team
With a background in ops and marketing partnerships, Emily brings a wealth of knowledge to her role that ensures students, no matter their background, can change their lives through education.
Derick serves as Software Engineering Coach for Flatiron School's Chicago campus, combining his passion for people and helping others. Having completed the program in Flatiron School New York, he brings a unique perspective to the team, and spends most of his time supporting students.
Where we're located
Located just blocks away from the Chicago River, our campus is an inspiring location to learn – and a perfect springboard for a career in tech. Working in WeWork’s dynamic River North location, you’re surrounded by instructors and colleagues who support and challenge you.