Updated: 2/23/2021

Regulatory Information

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As of January 2021, Flatiron School is approved and regulated by the following state authorities:



Flatiron School has received exemption from regulation from the following state authorities for online programs:

Flatiron School does not currently accept enrollments from the following states: Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, New Mexico, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.



Flatiron School is exempt from authorization in Alaska under AS 14.48 and this chapter, because the program is online or distance delivered and the institution does not have a physical presence in the state.


BPPE Annual Report coming December 2021.


This location is approved by the Illinois Board of Higher Education’s Private Business Vocational School Division. Flatiron School is not accredited.

Student success data as required pursuant to Section 37 of the Act. This data reflects outcomes for the UX/UI Design program from July 1, 2017-June 30, 2018.

Illinois: Regulation chart


This institution is regulated by:

Office for Career and Technical Schools

10 N Senate Avenue, Suite SE 308

Indianapolis, IN 46204

OCTS@dwd.in.gov http://www.in.gov/dwd/2731.htm

New York

Flatiron School is licensed by the State of New York.

View a summary of the most recently reported New York State Department of Education Bureau of Postsecondary School Supervision Occupational Education Data Survey.



This school has a Certificate of Approval from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). The school’s programs are approved by TWC.

The TWC-assigned school numbers are:


Flatiron School strives to address student dissatisfaction as quickly as possible. Students should utilize the following guidance to resolve any grievances that arise during their time as a student with Flatiron School.


  1. Students are encouraged to first attempt to resolve any complaints or concerns by discussing the issue directly with the relevant party.
  2. Students who do not feel comfortable bringing the complaint to the relevant party, or who are not satisfied with the resolution, should direct their complaint as follows:
  1. On-campus students should reach out to their campus leadership
  2. Online students should reach out to their Faculty Manager
  3. Alternatively, any student may email their concerns to the Student Relations department (studentrelations@flatironschool.com)
  1. Within five (5) business days of receiving the complaint, the campus leadership (on-campus programs), Faculty Manager (online programs) or Director of Student Relations (studentrelations@flatironschool.com) will contact the student to discuss next steps toward resolution.

Flatiron School will not retaliate against any student who files a grievance or complaint against the school. Nothing in this internal Grievances policy prevents a student from filing a complaint with their state regulator.

Flatiron School strives to address student dissatisfaction as soon as possible. Students should utilize guidance in the catalog to address complaints directly with Flatiron School staff.

If after contacting Flatiron School, the complaint is not resolved to the student’s satisfaction, students residing in any of the below states may bring the complaint to the attention of their state’s governing regulatory body.













Complaints against this school may be registered with the Board of Higher Education:








New York







Nothing in this policy prevents the student from contacting the Workforce Board (the state licensing agency) at 360-709-4600 at any time with a concern or a complaint, workforce@wtb.wa.gov


Washington D.C.

For Regulatory Information on our partner school, SecureSet Academy, please visit https://secureset.com/regulatory-information/.

If you have additional questions please contact licensing@flatironschool.com.