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About Byte Back

Our Mission

Byte Back Provides a Pathway of Inclusive Tech Training that Leads to Living-Wage Careers

Since 1997, Byte Back has served thousands of adults, helping graduates gain valuable tech skills, launch successful careers, and become part of the growing digital economy. 

“Byte Back is doing the crucial work of providing more residents a fair shot through training, training Washingtonians from underrepresented communities for DC-sustaining careers in tech and by working with more than 500 adult learners each year. They are helping us continue to be the capital of inclusive innovation.”

— DC Mayor Muriel Bowser

Our Core Values

We believe that everyone deserves an equal opportunity to reach their full potential.

We strive for diversity and inclusion in everything we do.

We work with students as partners in their success.

We treat everyone with empathy and respect.

We believe in yes – yes to innovation, yes to taking risks, and yes to growth.

We cultivate an environment of constant growth and improvement.


From a Dead-End Job to Open-Ended Possibility

Tyrone had the drive to succeed but felt stuck in his job. At Byte Back, he gained skills and confidence to make a change for good.


A Father's Drive: Behrooz's Story

Behrooz was working multiple jobs to support himself and his daughter before coming to Byte Back. See where his knowledge and IT certifications brought him.

Your Future Starts Now: Computer Training for a New Career

Need computer skills for a new career? Free classes are starting all the time.

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Start your career in tech with free, skill-based classes that help you earn more.

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Fill hiring needs and stack your team with a diverse group of top talent.

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