TalentReady Prince George’s (“TalentReady”), is an early college partnership with Prince George’s Community College, Employ Prince George’s, Inc., four-year colleges and employer partners. It is designed to expand student access to college, prepare students for careers in information technology, and meet the growing demand for local IT talent in the nation’s capital. The program prepares students for one of four high school to career paths: software development, networking, data management, and cybersecurity.
Requirements to Enroll and Complete Program: Be in good academic standing with an overall GPA of 2.5 or higher.
Each path is comprised of:
To strengthen the IT workforce pipeline, this program includes outreach, engagement, and professional development opportunities developed in partnership with industry partners and an advisory board.
To be announced: the application link and deadline.
Certifications: IC3, Microsoft Technology Associate, CompTIA, CISCO
The organizations involved in TalentReady Prince George’s span the public sector, industry, and educational arena.
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1 Source: My College Options®/ACTE research study (2016). National sample includes 40,192 high school CTE students., 2 Jacobson and Mokher, Florida Study of Career and Technical Education, 2014, as cited in the 2014 National Assessment of CTE Final Report, 3 NRCCUA® and ACTE 2016, 4 Schneider 2013, College Measures