FOR IT EMPLOYERS

ASSURING THE BEST IT TALENT
We work to ensure that Minnesota’s IT professionals are the best talent to hire and employ.

FOR IT STUDENTS

YOUR SUCCESS IS OUR BUSINESS
You want to flourish in a great IT job. We want that for you, too. From skill-building competitions and experiential learning opportunities, to industry connections and peer networks, we offer a broad range resources to help you succeed in getting and advancing your IT education and career.

FOR IT EDUCATORS

From developing High School/Middle School IT curriculums, to supporting MnSCU’s IT Programs Quality Alliance, we develop and support a variety of shared resources to help educators enhance student interest, employability and contribute to IT career success.

Engaging employers, students and educators to build a more robust IT workforce in Minnesota

Advance IT Minnesota is A Center of Excellence within the Minnesota State Colleges and University (MnSCU) System,
and is hosted by Metropolitan State University

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Download our latest literature

Download The IT Student’s Guide to Advance IT Minnesota

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Download the Advance IT Minnesota 2014-2015 Center Report

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The Interviews: 2016 Minnesota Aspirations for Women in Computing Awards

Professonals join current and past Aspirations Awards honorees to discuss the opportunities that I.T. and computer technology affords women.

Highlight Video: 2016 Minnesota Aspirations for Women in Computing Awards

The 2016 Aspirations for Women in Computing Awards ceremony April 19 recognized 30 Minnesota high school women for their achievements in technology.

Conference Recap: 2016 New Directions in IT Education May 19-20

The latest thinking among industry professionals and MnSCU faculty/academic leaders on learning outcomes and individual and collaborative innovations.

2016 Twin Cities Secure360 recap in tweets

Before we get too far ahead of ourselves with 2017, let’s talk about how amazing Secure360 Twin Cities was this year. Read the Tweets.

IT Student Guest Blog: Metro State Master of MIS program offers choices to fit market needs

Metro State's Master's students can choose from numerous certificate programs based on current market needs.

ICS student: Metro State’s Information and Computer Science Program builds solid career foundation

Metro State computer science student shares his thoughts on the ICS program with CAREERwise (formerly iSeek).

Guest Blog: Top 10 reasons to apply for the NCWIT Aspirations in Computing Award

A Top 10 list of reasons why the NCWIT Aspirations in Computing program is so great.