Chicostart to host freeCodeCamp!
Frequently Asked Questions
What is freeCodeCamp?
We’re a community that helps you learn to code, then get experience by contributing to open source projects used by nonprofits.
How can you help me learn to code?
You’ll learn to code by completing coding challenges and building projects. You’ll also earn verified certificates along the way. We also encourage you to join a study group in your city so you can code in-person with other people.
Is freeCodeCamp really free?
Yes. Every aspect of freeCodeCamp is 100% free.
Can freeCodeCamp help me get a job as a software developer?
Yes. Every year, thousands of people who join the freeCodeCamp community get their first software developer job. If you’re curious, you can browse our alumni network on LinkedIn here.
How big is the freeCodeCamp community?
If you add up all the people who use our learning platform, read our Medium publication, watch our YouTube channel, and post on our forum, each month we help millions of people learn about coding and technology.