Per Scholas Technology Training

New York City

Verified

Education | Employment |

630 Flushing Ave

Brooklyn, New York 11206

https://perscholas.org/
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Mission

Technology training and workforce development for Veterans, Military Spouses, women, people of color, and disadvantaged populations

Description

A nonprofit technology training program focused on skills development in information technology, cybersecurity, and other hands-on, instructional programs. Each session runs approximately 3 months and is conducted on-site. Applications are required, with a needs-based assessment conducted. Veterans and Spouses are a focus for program recruitment.

Reviews (2)

5/13/2020
Reviewer Rank

Platoon Sergeant

Service Branch

Navy,Other Military Service

Service Status

Active Duty,Veteran

Per Scholas changed my life with their Codebridge Program, I was dumb enough to get a degree in Political Science in college but then enrolled into this program. One of the best kept secrets in New York and highly advise veterans to enroll in their programs. I still keep in touch with my class and have a good connection with the staff at Per Scholas.They have IT, QA, Cloud Development, a Cyber Security program with Barclays Oracle Training, and aforementioned Codebridge Program.

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2/20/2020
Reviewer Rank

New Recruit

Per Scholas literally changed my life. Back in 2010, coming off a decent career as a NY Real Estate Agent-- I didn't know what my next move was going to be. Being introduced to the A+ Certification program was a total game-changer for me; I had often worked on computers as a hobby, but the intensive training, as well as the all-important life skills that were provided- positioned me to really consider making IT the career of my choosing. Now, in 2020, 10 years later-- I'm a Regional Tech Lead for an awesome startup, and I couldn't be happier with the direction my life has taken. All it takes is that first step- and I'm thankful that Per Scholas gave me the opportunity to start walking!

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