Information Technology

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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.

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IT Programs for Adults in the Metro Area


The next 8-week IT-Ready class will be held in Minneapolis starting on Feb. 9, 2015 and going through April 3, 2015. Applications accepted through Jan. 21, 2015.
IT-Ready, a nonprofit initiative, seeks to help unemployed and under-employed individuals to get a foothold in the information technology (IT) field, which is experiencing a shortage of qualified workers. IT-Ready Employers, like the City of Minneapolis, commit to considering the resumes of CompTIA A+ certified IT-Ready graduates and interviewing qualified candidates for entry-level IT positions, typically help desk and desktop support roles.
Participants receive:
  • Over 300 hours of classroom and hands-on training
  • FREE tuition, books, and learning materials
  • Qualify for a 6-month paid apprenticeship locally
  • Certification vouchers towards CompTIA A+ exam
  • Alumni receive access to additional online certification courses at no cost towards Network+, Server+ and Security+
Learn more about this program, including how to apply, at

Other Metro Area  IT Programs for Adults 

TitleCityTypeFor Whom?Website
Advance IT MinnesotaSt. PaulNon-profitCollege Students
Creating IT Futures MinneapolisNon-profit18+
Genesis10 Associates Program Twin CitiesNon-profitCollege Graduates
Genesis10 Veterans ProgramMinneapolisNon-profitVeterans
Maverick Software ConsultingMinneapolisConsultingCollege Graduates
North Star STEM Alliance Twin CitiesNon-profitCollege Students
Science Museum of Minnesota Computer Education CenterSt. PaulEducationAdults of all ages

Metro Area IT Programs for Students

Colleges with Computer Science & Information Technology Degree Programs in Minnesota


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Compiled by Minnesota High Tech Association and City of Minneapolis IT Dept; rev 11/18/14





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