Join us in welcoming our newest program to Creating IT Futures!


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March may be Women’s History Month and a time to honor achievements of the past, but Creating IT Futures is already looking ahead to support the female technologists of tomorrow. Our exciting news this month is the start of something big for bringing youth into tech at an early age. Read on to learn more about our latest addition to the Creating IT Futures family.

March 2018

Charles Eaton and Amy Cliett

Creating IT Futures Acquires TechGirlz to Inspire Middle-School Girls in Tech

Two mission-aligned nonprofits joined forces this March to build a robust pipeline of diverse, motivated, well-trained technologists that address America’s IT workforce gap.

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Blue Star Families & Creating IT Futures Partner to Engage Military Spouses in IT Career Training

Are you a military spouse looking for a career opportunity? Check out our new partnership bringing our IT-Ready program to military spouses.

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Creating IT Futures Takes its Successful IT-Ready Career Training Online

To allow adults who can’t attend one of our IT-Ready classrooms in person to still get entry-level training, we’ve launched an online version of IT-Ready. Veterans, transitioning military and military spouses get top priority in our acceptance pool.

Nyankoi Solo Ngungkpan head shot

IT-Ready Graduate Proves America Really is Where Any Dream Can Become a Reality

Growing up in Liberia, Nyankoi Solo Ngungkpan dreamed of someday living in America and working with technology. IT-Ready helped make his dream come true.

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IT-Ready Tweet Chat Gives Tips for New IT Pros

Creating IT Futures is launching a new tweet chat to take place the last Wednesday of every month. Our first edition on March 27 at 11 AM CT will discuss the soft skills needed to ensure tech career success. To join the tweet chat, follow hashtag #ITReadyChat on Twitter.

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Inaugural IT-Ready Class in Phoenix to Graduate April 12

Our first IT-Ready class in Phoenix kicked off last month. Employers hiring entry-level IT staff are encouraged to check out our students who will be workforce-ready by April.


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The IT Workforce Charity of CompTIA

Creating IT Futures, a 501(c)(3) charity, was established in 1998 by CompTIA, the global IT industry association, as a way to help people improve their lives through IT careers.


Our Mission

We help populations that are under-represented in IT and individuals who are lacking in opportunity to prepare for, secure and be successful in IT careers.

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