Quster Bicar

“I always knew I had a passion for technology but didn’t know how to pursue a career in it. The college route didn’t work out for me, but I found NPower! All it took was making one decision that would change my life forever!

I feel much more confident about my career and my future and now tell all of my friends and post on social media about NPower’s impact. Without NPower, I probably would still be a cashier, barely making ends meet, but now I am a UX designer. I am forever thankful!”

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Ivan A.

“As a former Marine and Combat veteran, with a wife and three children we had lost everything. NPower offered me much more than I could have ever hoped for and they made me feel as if my service to this country was truly appreciated. I got the tools necessary to start a promising career that would help financially secure my family’s future.”

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Ricardo N.

“I came to NPower with some technical skills and left with the knowledge and experience to transition my career into the IT field. Thanks to NPower and the on-the-job experience I gained from my internship at Bright Star, I am confident in my abilities as an IT professional.”

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Mailien N.

There was a lot of support for young females trying to break into the IT field. We met many strong female role models through site visits which encouraged and impacted not just me but other females in my class. I had a lot of support from the NPower team, especially when it came to my professional development and how I presented myself.

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New Jersey

New Jersey

Serving young adults, veterans and veteran spouses

Upskilling veterans and youth to build a tech talent pipeline

In a 2019 Bloomberg report, New Jersey ranked as the 9th most innovative state in the country for its density of STEM research and development. The state also has a higher than average unemployment rate for older veterans and underserved youth between 16-24.

Our New Jersey program provides tuition-FREE technology training and certifications to veterans, veteran spouses and young adult job seekers, offering an alternative fast-track to tech jobs with employers committed to hiring diverse IT talent. 

NPower has helped hundreds of students in Jersey City with its “Tech Fundamentals” course, mentoring and helping them find tech jobs after graduation. Because of the program’s success, it has now expanded to Newark, with the launch of our first class in September 2019.

Learning the Fundamentals of IT?

Our Tech Fundamentals program is your entry point to a tech-based career. In as little as 23 weeks you will master the basics of IT with real-world application and credentials.

Become a Cybersecurity Specialist

Cybersecurity has become an incredibly valuable IT skill-set with the evolving need to protect electronic data. We offer a 26-week full day program to give students an opportunity to gain advanced certifications and improve their earning potential.

What’s New in New Jersey

Check out the latest News & Events from NPower’s New Jersey Offices.

NPower New Jersey Contacts

Helen Kogan
Executive Director, NY/NJ Metro
Michael Rasmussen
Program Director
Sereyna Wallace
Placement Director, NY/NJ Metro

Our New Jersey Offices

Contact our local NPower office if you are interested in applying for the program or attending an information session.

Jersey City

285 West Side Ave Suite 278
Jersey City, NJ 07305


33 Washington St.
Newark, NJ 07102