Angela N.

“Looking back to a year ago, I would not have been able to predict how far I’ve come, all thanks to NPower and their partnerships with World Wide Technology and Citi.”

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How NPower is Helping North Texas Veterans Find Tech Jobs

Veterans face a number of challenges when transitioning back to civilian life. Russ Medina, executive director of NPower, tells the story of one such vet who upon returning back to the U.S. found themselves homeless and living in their car.

Lucas B.

“I hope to continue learning with NPower and join the Cybersecurity program. My goal as an IT professional is to become a cybersecurity analyst, where I can apply the skills I developed in the military as well as at NPower.” 

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Jonay S.

The NPower staff was always supportive and understanding of the sacrifice we were making and helped anyway they could.  After a year of sacrifice and time apart from my husband, I eagerly looked forward to starting my position with Citi. During my internship and apprenticeship at Citi, I have gained IT experience within a global company, applying the skills and training received from the program.

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Texas

Texas

Serving military veterans and veteran spouses in Dallas

Transitioning our military heroes—and spouses—to digital economy success

The Dallas-Fort Worth area is one of the fastest-growing digital hubs in the U.S. and home to the fifth-largest tech labor force. Despite this opportunity, 400K+ veterans, and their spouses, living in the metro are underemployed, and challenged to adapt to the specialized workforce.

Located within the Bill J. Priest Small Business Innovation Center, NPower Texas provides tuition-FREE technology training and certifications to veterans and their spouses, offering an alternative fast-track to tech jobs with employers committed to hiring diverse IT talent.

This program is supported by a grant from the Texas Veterans Commission Fund for Veterans’ Assistance. The Fund for Veterans’ Assistance provides grants to organizations serving veterans and their families.

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 30-week part-time program to NPower alumni for an opportunity to gain advanced certifications and improve your earning potential.

Want to Learn to Code?

NPower’s coding program prepares veterans for careers in the web developer or administrator fields. The free program runs for 13 weeks.

What’s New in Texas

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

NPower Texas Contacts

Russ Medina
Executive Director
Brittany Worden
Program Director

Our Texas Office

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

Dallas

1402 N. Corinth Street, Suite 137
Dallas, TX 75215
214-421-2300 x6008
admissionsnorthtexas@npower.org

Crystal J. (U.S. Navy)

NPower changed all of that. Guided by knowledgeable staff, counselors, and professionals in the IT industry I began to realize what I was capable of as a civilian and that I had a lot to offer the IT industry. Needless to say, NPower instilled confidence in me that I never thought possible.

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