Technology partners in our classrooms and labs give students an edge.
Our Information Systems and Technology students have to be well-versed in the technology they’ll use in that all-important first job and beyond. Thanks to the partnerships we feature here, our students have that experience; the technology is woven into the curriculum and applied learning projects ensure our graduates are ready to make an impact for the employers who hire them. After all, we can’t provide real-world, immersive education without incorporating these major players into what we teach, every day.
Cisco’s Networking Academy is an internationally-recognized IT skills and career-building program that has changed the lives of more than 9 million students in 180 countries.
The Red Hat Academy program is committed to playing a strategic role in education by providing industry-leading Linux, Cloud and Open Source curriculum to help our academic partners keep pace with industry demands amidst a constantly evolving technology landscape. We are excited to begin this partnership with Pittsburgh Technical College and work together to prepare their students with enterprise-ready skillsets to reach their highest potential as we spread the use and adoption of Red Hat Technologies.
Palo Alto Networks is dedicating significant resources to help academic institutions address the critical need for qualified cybersecurity professionals through our Cybersecurity Academy. There is no cost to qualified academic institutions to join and members receive numerous benefits including: faculty training, hands-on labs, entry-level through advanced Cybersecurity curriculum and virtual firewalls. The mission is to equip students with the next-generation cybersecurity knowledge and skills they’ll need to succeed in today’s rapidly changing cyberthreat landscape.
SAP Next-Gen connects companies and citizens around the world to academic thought leaders and researchers, students, startups, accelerators, tech community partners, purpose-driven partners, venture firms, futurists, social activists, government leaders, impact investors, and SAP experts to reimagine the future of industries, the intelligent enterprise, and the experience economy; seed in disruptive innovation with startups; build skills for digital futures; and use new mindsets such as science fiction thinking to accelerate “Innovation with Purpose” linked to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Belkasoft is grateful for the chance to partner with Pittsburgh Technical College, thereby allotting us an opportunity to share in the education of the next generation of digital investigators. We feel it is imperative that they have exposure to real-world digital forensic solutions, and so through this partnership give them a head start in their chosen career paths.
IT careers start with the right education, and research has shown that certified employees have superior communication skills and are better able to understand new or complex technologies. CompTIA’s Academy program is designed to help schools promote certification and enhance student career opportunities.