Kendra Plant
January 18, 2021

Artists, Pay Attention: Technology is for You, Too

While CompTIA Tech Grad Kendra Plant loved working in theater, she needed more financial stability and a better work-life balance. She found her career solution in IT.
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Alumni on Technologist Talk Podcast
January 4, 2021

Gaining Financial Security & Career Passion with a Tech Job

Three IT-Ready graduates tell how their tech careers have provided continuing professional growth opportunities and sustainable personal financial stability – despite the pandemic’s economic challenges.
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City of Minneapolis IT-Ready Alumni
October 26, 2020

Municipalities Building In-House IT Support

Minneapolis embarked upon an ambitious effort to upgrade city technology offerings. To succeed, they needed a top-notch help desk. For that, officials looked to CompTIA Tech Career Academy.
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Jewish Families and Children Services with CTCA
September 28, 2020

JFCS Partnering with CompTIA Tech to Serve Twin Cities Families in Need

Partnerships between CompTIA Tech Career Academy and community-based charities like JFCS help lift low-income families out of poverty and into rewarding and upwardly mobile IT careers.
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Registration is Open
September 21, 2020

Registration Open for 2021 IT Training Classes

Our class schedule for our 2021 IT-Ready Technical Support program is now posted. Applications for the first class are due by December 6 with financial grants and student loans available to qualifying students.
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Twin Cities Start Up Week
September 11, 2020

Workforce Equity & Record Unemployment Can Narrow the Tech Skills Gap

During a virtual panel session next Tuesday during Twin Cities Start Up, hear from employers and graduates of technical job training programs on how they're addressing systemic inequality in the tech workforce.
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Online Campus Schedule
May 5, 2020

Online Campus vs City Campus for Tech Training

You're ready to start your training, but how do you choose amongst our different campuses? The biggest difference in time. How fast do you want to graduate?
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Online learning at the kitchen table
March 13, 2020

Classes Move to Online Instruction as of Monday, March 16

As a preventative measure to ensure the health and well-being of our students, our IT-Ready Technical Support classes will move to online instruction until the COVID-19 health situation improves.
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IT Jobs in Minnesota
March 13, 2020

IT Jobs in the Twin Cities Are on the Rise; Are You IT-Ready?

Burning Glass finds that in the past 90 days, more than 1,300 help desk jobs have been posted in the Twin Cities region. In total there are more than 10,000 tech jobs open and by 2026, the number of IT jobs in the region will increase by 7 percent.
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IT-Ready Technical Support Graduates
March 11, 2020

Bring a Passion for Technology to Your CompTIA Tech Career Academy Application

Thinking of applying to CompTIA Tech Career Academy? Consider what passion you bring to tinkering and figuring out solutions to challenges.
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