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


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

Metropolitan State University

Download The IT Student’s Guide to Advance IT Minnesota

22 Minnesota Young Women honored April 21 at the 2015 Aspirations for Women in Computing Awards

Awards honor young women in grades 9-12 for their computing-related achievements.

Twin Cities KARE11 TV profiles Darartu Gamada, National Level winner, 2015 Aspirations for Women in Computing Awards

On the air: 2015 Aspirations for Women in Computing Awards news hits the Twin Cities airwaves

A Guide to Computer Science Careers from

It’s never too early, or too late, to learn about computer science (CS) career options. If your future is in CS, this guide is for you.

New Directions in IT Education 2015: A Faculty and Industry Conference (May 21-22, Brooklyn Park, MN)

Join your peers and IT industry representatives on May 21-22 to explore emerging employer needs …

The 2015 CSi Boot Camp coming June 8-12

Sponsors: This is a terrific opportunity for employers to interface with emerging security professionals by engaging as a sponsor.

Use the Right Job Search Strategy

Knowing the answers to these three questions can make the difference between “We want you” and “Sorry.”