Admission Process - Byte Back

Future Students

Admission Process

Need To Know

Our Application

Byte Back encourages students of all backgrounds to learn more about our program and admissions process. We believe in your unlimited potential. Are you ready?  

Who Can Apply

To apply for a Byte Back course, students should meet the following criteria:

Be eligible to work; meet age and legal requirements

Be a resident of one of Byte Back’s service areas

Have a genuine desire to learn skills and advance your career

 Have clear career goals that align with the program

Have a high school diploma or equivalent for admission into Professional Tracks

Be un-employed or under-employed (earning minimum wage or less)

How Admission Works

There is a track for you at Byte Back. Our courses start at different levels with a variety of goals in mind, allowing you to jump in at your level and work toward the future you want –– with the support you need. All Byte Back classes are free for students thanks to generous funding from our partners, including local governments, foundations, corporations, and individuals.

To get on your path to a new career using technology, take the following steps:


 Find the track and class that fits your skill level and goals. Check that you meet all requirements.


Complete your application right here online.


Once you submit the application, you’ll be directed to RSVP for an upcoming Info Session. 


Attend an Info Session; take assessments in math, reading, and computer levels; and interview with our admissions team.


Once you pass Step 4 and submit your eligibility paperwork, you’ll be ready to enroll at Byte Back.

Admission to Byte Back courses is competitive, and you must meet all requirements to enroll.

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— Tyrone, 2018 IT Graduate


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