Information Technology

Flour Exchange Building
310 4th Ave South, Suite 400
Minneapolis, MN 55415

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IT Job Opportunities

City of Minneapolis Information Technology (IT) is a great place to work. Municipal government provides interesting and important IT work experience in support of eclectic lines of business such as law enforcement, civil engineering, GIS and land management, elections management, and community engagement. Explore these opportunities to find out if we’ve got the right fit for you.

IT Education Resources

Flyer - IT Education Programs and Local Tech Groups (PDF) 

Metro Area IT Programs - Less Than 2 Years to Complete

 CityTypeForFree Certification ResourcesWebsite
Advance IT MinnesotaSt. PaulNon-ProfitAdults advanceitmn.org
American Indian OIC (Takoda Institute)MinneapolisNon-ProfitAdults aioic.org
Creating IT FuturesMinneapolisNon-ProfitAdultsA+ Certification Prep and Exam Vouchercreatingitfutures.org
East Metro Opportunities Industrialization CenterSt. PaulNon-ProfitAll campusexplorer.com
EMERGEMinneapolis AllCISCO IT Credential and A+ Certification Prepemerge-mn.org
Genesis10 Associates ProgramTwin CitiesNon-ProfitCollege Graduates genesis10.com
Genesis10 Veterans ProgramMinneapolisNon-ProfitVeterans genesis10.com
Maverick Software ConsultingMinneapolisConsultingCollege Graduates mavericksoftware.com
North Star STEM AllianceTwin CitiesNon-ProfitCollege Graduates northstarstem.org
Prime Digital AcademyBloomingtonEducationAdults primeacademy.io
RESOURCE MN Resource CenterTwin Cities & St. Cloud AdultsA+ and N+ Certification Prep and Examsmrc-mn.org
Science Museum of Minnesota Computer Education CenterSt. PaulEducationAdults comped.smm.org
Summit Academy Opportunities Industrialization CenterMinneapolisNon-ProfitAdults saoic.org
University of Minnesota Technology Empowerment CenterMinneapolisEducationAllA+ Certification Prep and Exam Voucherdiversity.umn.edu/bced/a-plus

Free UofM 2015 CompTIA Prep and Exam Class FlyerCompTIA  

CompTIA Certifications, Resources and Testing Centers

College-Level Programs for Students

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Compiled by Minnesota High Tech Association and City of Minneapolis IT Department; revised 8/26/15

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