Entry-level Information Technology (IT) Role
Are you interested in an entry-level information technology (IT) role?Year Up is a one-year, intensive program that provides young adults with hands-on skill development, corporate internships, an educational stipend, and coursework eligible for college credit.The program consists of classes in technical and professional skills, followed by a 6-month internship with a top company. Your internship may be at Bon Secours Health Systems, Carefirst BCBS, Johns Hopkins Medicine, LifeBridge Health, or MedStar Health among many other leading organizations in the Baltimore, Maryland area.What will you gain?Professional business and communication skills, interviewing and networking skills, resume building, ongoing support and guidance to help you launch your career.In-depth classes include:-Helpdesk/Desktop Support-Cyber Security-Business FundamentalsGet the skills and opportunity you need to launch your professional career.90% of Year Up graduates are employed and/or enrolled in postsecondary education within 4 months of graduation. Employed graduates earn an average starting salary of $36,000 per year.Year Up participants also receive a stipend.Are you eligible?You can apply to Year Up if you are:-A high school graduate or GED recipient-Eligible to work in the US-Available Monday-Friday for the full program year-Highly motivated to learn technical and professional skills-Have not obtained a bachelor's degreeWhen does the program start?The program begins in January 2019. Since applications are considered on a rolling basis, we encourage you to apply early.