Recent news about Maine is IT!
Maine's community colleges offer new programs in network and computer security
The seven colleges within the Maine Community College System are pleased to announce the launch of Maine is IT!, a federally funded program that is enabling the colleges to add new programs, certificates, courses, and short-term training in information technology.
Click here for a list of the courses and programs that are being offered through Maine is IT! in the summer and fall of 2014.
- Network Security/Computer Forensics/Information Security
(CMCC, SMCC, YCCC: degree and certificate programs)
- Business Administration: Computer Systems Integration
(KVCC, 2-year degree)
- Computer Technology (WCCC, 2-year degree)
- Network Administrator (CMCC, advanced certificate)
- Web Development (YCCC, certificate)
- CompTIA A+ (CMCC, KVCC, short-term industry recognized certification)
Maine is IT! is funded by a $13 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor and is designed to address the growing need in Maine for skilled information technology workers across many industries. The grant, awarded through the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training (TAACCCT) Program, is projected to serve nearly 2,100 Maine participants over the next three years.
In you want to know more, see a list of contacts for both college and Consortium staff who can direct you to the information you need.
News about Maine is IT!
Recent news stories about Maine is IT!:
- Community colleges awarded $13 million federal grant to strengthen information technology programs
- Maine's Community Colleges offer free summer courses as part of new Information Technology courses and programs
- Maine is IT! April E-Newsletter
This program is an equal opportunity employer/program and auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. This program is sponsored in part by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration.