Tech Elevator Celebrates Major Milestone: 3,000 Students Placed in Jobs

CLEVELAND – APRIL 24, 2023 –  Tech Elevator, an intensive educational provider helping individuals and companies gain in-demand technology skills for the modern workforce, is pleased to announce a major milestone: 3,000 students placed in jobs nationwide.

Since launching in 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio, Tech Elevator’s impact on people, companies and communities has now impacted learners in 42 states. The coding bootcamp’s graduates work at more than 800 companies representing 115 different industries.

Related to the financial impact, the average student sees an immediate earnings lift of roughly $24,000 as a result of the 14 week or 30 week training program. In surveying its graduates for the last seven years, their wage growth increases on average 10% per year post Tech Elevator. In regards to aggregate impact, this means 3,000 students seeing an average lifetime earnings lift of $1.6M collectively will result in nearly $5BN of earnings lift.

“From our first six students in 2015 to this major milestone, it’s humbling to think how far we’ve come,” said Co-Founder and CEO, Anthony Hughes. “We’ve grown awareness, not by gimmicky marketing, but by proving that outcomes matter in the long game. We continue to grow an amazing community of alumni who help lift us to new heights building our reputation as a source of consistently high quality tech talent.”

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About Tech Elevator

Tech Elevator, a Stride Company (NYSE: LRN), is an intensive educational provider helping individuals and companies acquire in-demand technology skills for the modern workforce. Through our 14-week, full-time, part-time, in-person and National Live Remote immersive online coding bootcamps, we teach students from a wide variety of backgrounds to become software developers while helping them build necessary career-readiness skills and career connections through our Pathway Program™ to land a meaningful job in tech.

Founded in 2015 with a focus on quality and care in everything we do, Tech Elevator has placed over 3,000 graduates into software development roles in over 800 companies nationwide. We have consistently been an industry leader for job placement outcomes and are committed to a proactive approach to transparency and accountability in education. Learn more at


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