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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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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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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Alejandra B.

“NPower provided me with an internship opportunity to showcase the skills I learned throughout the program and gain meaningful experience. My time at NPower has given me a much better understanding of my career path in tech.” 

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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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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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Adonis C.

Before NPower, I was trying to teach myself how to code. My favorite part of the program was interacting with my peers, instructors, and guest lecturers. I gained different perspectives on the field, as well as, the world. Now I work for Google, where they promote creativity and value people.

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Program Application

Tech Fundamentals

Application

Our tuition-FREE program offers all the skills and coaching you need to jumpstart your career in technology.

 NPower Program Application

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To be considered for NPower's TechCareer Accelerator Coding program, you must be available Friday evenings from 6-10 pm and Saturdays from 9 am-5 pm. 

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To be considered for NPower's Cloud program, you must be able to commit 14-20 hours of independent study per week in addition to 2 in-person classes at our NPower location in Brooklyn. 
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To be considered for NPower's Cybersecurity program, you must be available 9 am - 5 pm Monday through Friday for the duration of the program. 







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Essay Questions
Please attach your responses to the following essay questions. Your responses must be at most one-page long and should be saved as either a Word or PDF document.

Essay Question #1:
What is your motivation for wanting to pursue a career in Cyber Security?

Essay Question #2: This twenty-six week program will prepare you to obtain industry-recognized certifications (Cyber Security Analyst+, Linux+,CompTIA Security+ and Network+ certifications) and permanent employment, to ultimately help fill the IT security field talent gap.  How will you utilize these certifications to positively contribute to the I.T. security field?


Recommendation Letters
As part of the application process, you must submit ONE professional letter of recommendation and an optional  personal letter of recommendation. The letters of recommendation may be attached in this application or can be sent via e-mail.




Letters Sent Separately
Letter(s) of Recommendation may be sent via email to: Neslon.Abbott@npower.org.
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Letter(s) of Recommendation may be sent via email to: admissionscyberntx@npower.org 
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Please select one of of the two essay questions and respond in essay format.

Question #1: It is often suggested that the creative personality has a particular way of thinking, which encourages inventiveness. Give me an example of a time when you were inventive and explored new ways of thinking.
Question #2: Tell us about a project team you worked on, where you played a leadership role, either formal or informal, and you had to rally and coordinate different individuals to get the job done. How did you accomplish this? What obstacles did you meet along the way?
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Resume
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Tech Fundamentals

Tech Fundamentals

Launch A Career in IT

Our tuition-FREE program offers all the skills and coaching you need to jumpstart your career in technology.

In our Tech Fundamentals program, you will master the basics of IT with real world application and credentials. This program includes:

  • 16-week hands-on class instruction
  • 7-week paid internship
  • Opportunity to earn industry-recognized CompTIA certification
  • Mentoring from senior-level IT professionals
  • Career development workshops
  • Job placement assistance
  • Opportunity to earn IT Generalist Apprenticeship credential*
  • A range of social service and personal development support
  • Access to an elite and supportive alumni network

*U.S. Department of Labor recognition; availability varies by region.

This class runs Monday through Friday from 9:00AM – 1:00PM or 2:00PM – 6:00pm. This is a 23-week program.

The curriculum for this program includes a NetAcad learning module courtesy of the Cisco Networking Academy.

A starting point for entry-level IT positions

Desktop Analyst
Business Analyst
Junior Project Manager

Aleshia S.

So many opportunities have been afforded to me through NPower, and I am in a place where I can have a better future not only for myself but also for my child.

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