Change your career in Washington, D.C.

😷  As a health & safety precaution, our D.C. courses are currently being held virtually. Our virtual campus courses are full-time commitments where you’ll learn in sync with your classmates Monday–Friday, 9am–6pm for 12–15 weeks. Simply select 'Washington, D.C.' when you apply.

Our D.C. Campus

Located steps away from the White House, our Washington, D.C. campus inside WeWork Metropolitan Square is an accessible and inspiring place to learn to code. While our physical campus is currently closed as a health & safety precaution (see earliest return dates), you can still join our dynamic learning community of D.C. instructors, students and staff by choosing to study on our virtual campus. Check out our FAQ below for more details.

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Our grads launch new careers


Employment Rate

For job-seeking Washington, D.C. graduates included in the 2019 Jobs Report including full-time salaried roles, full-time contract, internship, apprenticeship, and freelance roles, and part-time roles during the reporting period (see full Jobs Report here).


Starting Salary

For job-seeking Washington, D.C. 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 $38/hr (see full Jobs Report report here).

Get collaborative

Students work in close proximity, allowing ideas to form through collaboration – and fast friendships to grow among classmates.

Proven Job Placements

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.

D.C.'s Tech Scene

Washington's biggest buyer of tech is the federal government, but the makeup of D.C. innovation is diversifying and changing every day. The private tech sector continues to grow and attract both startups as well as large companies like Amazon HQ2.

Our courses

Since we opened our doors, thousands of students have joined us to launch new careers in tech. Start your next career as a software engineer, data scientist, or in cybersecurity today.

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Software Engineering

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Data Science

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Cybersecurity Engineering

Where our grads work


Meet the team

Josh Daniell
Campus Director

Josh grew up on a ram-breeding farm in New Zealand and began his career as a corporate lawyer. After a stint in management consulting, he co-founded a private equity investment marketplace. He then moved to the US, and joined Flatiron School in 2017.

Alison Peebles
Master Instructor

Alison has private and public sector experience as a statistician, consultant, and Data Scientist. She’s taught data mining and built curriculum at Carnegie Mellon for the Masters of Science in Information Technology students.

Where we're located

Our vibrant Flatiron School DC campus is located inside WeWork Metropolitan Square, just steps from the famed National Mall.

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Washington, D.C. Campus

1440 G St NW
Washington, DC 20005
(888) 958-0569
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Questions about our D.C. programs?

You can also view our full FAQ page.

When do you expect to reopen the D.C. campus?

As of March 16, 2020, all of our campuses have transitioned from in-person to remote instruction. Based on guidance received from local and national governmental authorities, remote instruction is scheduled to last through at least the date listed on our course return calendar. We continue to monitor the situation in each of our campus cities, and will regularly update our on-campus status at the link above.

What’s the difference between the D.C. virtual campus courses and Online courses?

Studying on our virtual campus is your fastest path to graduation for our programs. The time commitment for virtual campus courses is M-F, 9am-6pm for 12-15 weeks, depending on your program. You’ll learn in sync with your classmates and benefit from a smaller student-to-instructor ratio. Virtual campus days are structured around live lectures, check-ins and group work, utilizing tools like Zoom and Slack to virtually collaborate with your classmates and instructors.

Our Online courses can take anywhere between 5 months and 15 months to complete, depending on your selected pace. You can set your own study hours and cadence to hit deadlines, and weekly lectures and office hours are recorded if you can’t tune in live. When you need help, our Ask-a-Question feature is staffed by our educational team 18 hours a day. You’ll also schedule weekly check-ins with your instructor.

For more detailed information see our comparison chart.

Has the Career Services team placed students in jobs during the pandemic?

Job-seeking during a pandemic presents some unique challenges, but our students continue to successfully land jobs using our proven job-search framework. Learn more about Career Services at Flatiron School.

Are there any prerequisites for applying to Flatiron School?

We welcome beginners, but recommend exploring our free prep workshops before you apply. If you’re interested in software engineering, try Coding Bootcamp Prep. If you’re interested in data science, try Data Science Bootcamp Prep. For cybersecurity, try Hacking 101: Intro to Cybersecurity. Our blog is another great resource to familiarize yourself with careers in tech, learn more about our courses, and hear from our alumni about their experiences.

Does Flatiron School offer free events in Washington, D.C.?

We host a variety of free workshops, study sessions, alumni panels, student showcases, and other events every month. Keep an eye on our Events page to see what’s coming up next.

I still have questions — who can I contact?

Contact our admissions team – they’re here to help. They’re reachable via email at admissions@flatironschool.com; by phone at (888) 958-0569; or just schedule a chat and we’ll contact you.