Programs that unlock young people’s potential through technology
Our innovative programs make high-quality tech education available to more young people — sparking an interest in tech, building skills for life, and unlocking life-changing opportunities.
Middle School Program
Sparking interest in tech can build skills and confidence for life, especially during the critical middle school years. Our fun online content and curriculum helps these students make connections between their interests and technology — opening
their eyes, and their worlds, to exciting new opportunities.
TechGirlz inspires middle school girls to explore the possibilities of technology to empower their futures. It offers free, fun, interactive workshops delivered by industry professionals, leaders and program alumni.
CyberPrep ITF+ is a turnkey IT curriculum for high school classrooms. It prepares students with foundational digital skills and maps to the CompTIA IT Fundamentals (ITF+) certification. Curriculum is targeted towards youth and has been developed so non-technical teachers can teach it easily.
Best Buy Teen Tech Centers
Best Buy Teen Tech Centers provide youth with hands-on activities, project-based learning, and mentor guidance while building the confidence they need to succeed in school and careers. Through this partnership, participating teens can earn CompTIA IT Fundamentals industry certification.
Other programs powering tech careers
The Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) provides more valuable programs for adults looking to begin or advance their careers in tech.
CompTIA is a leading provider of accreditations for technical professionals. With a huge range of training and certifications, it supports the success and progress of millions of technology workers.
CompTIA Career Tech Academy
CompTIA Tech Career Academy’s helps people land — and succeed in — IT jobs. The program trains students with little-to-no IT experience and provides the technical and soft skills to launch their career.