Did you know tech jobs are in high demand?

Start a career in technology in New Jersey through Propel America and Hopeworks

There are many high-demand careers in information technology (IT) including IT Support, Junior Web Developer, Quality Assurance Specialist, or Social Media Specialist. These careers earn around $35,000-$55,000 annually and offer many opportunities to further education and continue a career in technology.

To enter one of these high-demand roles, you need to possess a high school diploma or GED, complete a training program, and participate in an internship.

Propel America can prepare you for that journey with our Information Technology (IT) Specialization pathway.

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What is Information Technology (IT) Specialization?

Propel’s IT Pathway is the second step in the Propel pathway to a career in information technology (IT). It provides students who have completed Core-High School or Core-Bootcamp the opportunity to train and pursue a career in tech.

If accepted into Core-Bootcamp, you can participate in a free eight-day virtual course in career planning and professional skills. You will receive personalized coaching and support while learning about a career in the pathway you select.

Why IT Pathway?

As a Propel fellow in our IT Specialization pathway you have the opportunity to enroll in a tuition-free training program where you take classes and receive coaching to help you prepare for your career in tech.

During the fellowship, you will also have the opportunity to participate in an internship, where you practice what you learned in training.

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What happens after completing the IT Pathway?

Once you complete your internship, you will be guaranteed an interview with an employer and are provided six additional months of career coaching and support.

Ready to explore a career as an IT Technician?

If you have completed Core-High School and are ready to explore a career as an IT Technician apply to our 2021 IT Pathway by clicking your region below:

  • New Jersey (coming soon)

If you have completed Core-Bootcamp and are ready to explore a career as an IT Technician apply to our 2021 IT Pathway by clicking your region below:

  • New Jersey (coming soon)

E-mail us to be notified when we are accepting applications for our next round of IT Specialization fellowship.

"I've made many people proud, including myself. I am so proud of myself for making this decision and completing the training course at the top of my class [as a Propel fellow]."

Contact

info@propelamerica.org
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