Front Page

May
04

Minnesota’s High School Computing Stars Honored by General Mills

Minnesota’s High School Computing Stars Honored by General Mills

Technology passion & other achievements helped forty-three female high school students from Minnesota received the special honor of being named Certificate of Distinction recipients. Each young lady was selected by the National Center for Women and Information Technology (NCWIT) and the Minnesota Aspirations in Computing Program (MNAiC). Special thanks to sponsor General Mills, who has been a highly engaged Aspirations in Com…

DETAIL
Apr
28

Students – College & High School Don’t Miss A Gals Guide to the Galaxy

Calling All High School Students – Social Justice Hackathon Saturday, March 13, 2021
10 AM CST – 4:30 PM CST
Price: Free

DETAIL
Apr
07

Announcing Aspirations Awards Honorees

On the evening of April 14 join in to celebrate the 2021Top-Tier Aspirations in Computing Honorees at a high-quality virtual ceremony from 6:30-7:45pm. This year 116 of Minnesota’s finest students with technology interests and aspirations were selected by national and state review teams to be recognized as Aspirations in Computing honorees.

DETAIL
Apr
07

Female Tech Talent Abounds in Minnesota High Schools

Female Tech Talent Abounds in Minnesota High Schools – Announcing Award Honorees   Each spring season the Minnesota State IT Center of Excellence is delighted to announce the remarkable female technology talent that is flourishing in our state high schools and communities.  This year 116 of Minnesota’s finest students with technology interests and aspirations were […]

DETAIL
Apr
07

New Directions Schedule – Friday April 9 2021

Friday, April 9th Day 2 of the New Directions in IT Faculty Conference. This session will concentrate on industry needs and faculty feedback.  If you are a college faculty member or work in the tech industry in Minnesota, please join us for a day packed with discussion and opportunity. Register at: https://itconnect.workoutloud.com/Event/new-directions-faculty-conference-2021 Zoom meeting room, PLEASE […]

DETAIL
Mar
24

10 Innovative Women Making History in the Twin Cities’ Tech Space

These innovators are leading and advocating for changes that dismantle barriers and ensure equitable access for women and underrepresented people to the technology sector.

DETAIL
Mar
23

Becoming an IT Professional – MNAiC Honorees Prepare for their First Career Experience

On two recent Saturdays, Veritas Technologies and many other MNAiC partners banded together to offer this year’s version of the annual Professional Aspirations Workshops.  The workshops supported honorees to design effective and appealing resumes, build LinkedIn profiles, and interview for success. Learn more here

DETAIL
Mar
23

SPARCing College Success — Illuminating the Path

SPARCing College Success — Illuminating the Path

A recent SPARCS event event hosted by the Minnesota Aspirations in Computing (MNAiC) program provided a STEM passionate audience made up of high school students with an informative view of higher education. Panelists host questions about what comes next and how they should best prepare for the future.

DETAIL

(612) 659-7221

Minnesota State
IT Center of Excellence 

Midway Center
1450 Energy Park Drive, Saint Paul

St. Paul, MN 55108

Map It


The ITCOE is part of the Minnesota State College System, and is hosted by Metropolitan State University

Minn

What is a Center of Excellence?

A COE is a dedicated team that works close with industry and educators to attract students to, and prepares students for, high demand industries in Minnesota that face workforce shortages currently and in the future.

OTHER CENTERS OF EXCELLENCE

TRANSPORTATION  –  HEALTHCARE –  ENERGY – ENGINEERING – MANUFACTURING - AG NORTH – AG SOUTH
TOP