Advance IT Minnesota/MnSCU provides free Information Technology (IT) curriculum for middle and high school students, as well as associated teacher training. The curriculum covers skills related to basic productivity applications, (through a prerequisite productivity skills module) then introduces students to concepts and skills associated with systems administration, software development, security, and analytics.
The curriculum aligns with IC³ industry recognized credentials and MnSCU college credit. The modules can also be used separately to incorporate into existing class offerings. The 60+hour IT Exploration Course provides the needed curriculum that exposes middle and high school students to the myriad of IT careers, and the range of computer-based skills and competencies employers are seeking.