Advance IT Minnesota

Advance IT Minnesota is a Center of Excellence within the Minnesota State College and Universities (MnSCU) system. The Center’s mission is to engage employers, educators, and learners to develop a more robust IT Workforce in Minnesota. The Center’s vision is to position Minnesota as a top-ten regional economy for information technology careers as measured by total IT-related employment. 

Women are the greatest untapped source of IT talent in Minnesota.  Center leadership recognizes that numerous engagement strategies need to be employed to support high school age young women to choose a technology education and career pathway.   Advance IT Minnesota endeavors to provide MnSCU enrolled students with IT learning and work-ready experiences to meet the needs and demands of technology-based and technology dependent businesses.