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Passionately working to get women trained and able to work in rewarding and well-paid tech careers.
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Our Passion / Mission

WIT Career ConneXions, in partnership with Emory University, is changing the trajectory for training and hiring women by partnering with the right forward-thinking companies who believe there is more to a person’s talent than a 4-year degree.

They understand there are women who have nontraditional backgrounds, some have left the workforce to care for their families and these companies want to work with you to create learning and working environments where you can thrive. 

Whether you have a four-year degree or not, whether you have technology skills or not, our mission is to train, promote, and advance all women everywhere in rewarding technology careers.

A message from our WIT President & CEO,
Penny Collins

26%

# Women who hold tech jobs in 2021

DreamHost | State of Women In Tech

2.4 Million

# Women left the work force (tech or non-tech) during the pandemic

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data

61%

of well-paying careers with benefits at Fortune 500 Companies require a 4-year degree

Harvard Business School

Women Supporting Women in their Career Journeys

Job Seeker

Are you ready to start a new career but not quite sure where to begin?

Are you making less than $50,000 a year?

Are you needing to get back into the workforce but have no experience or training?

Are you a single mom working multiple jobs to pay bills?

Are you a recent graduate looking for a well paying job?

Is your resume lacking job experience and companies are not calling you back?

Do you not have a 4-year degree?

Are you late in stating your career or took a break to care for your family and are struggling to find a job?

Do you find you are only qualified for the jobs that pay minimum wage? 

Or you may be in career transition wanting to start a new lucrative career in technology but have not had any exposure to technology and are overwhelmed with where to start.

WIT CAREER CONNEXIONS is here to help. We have changed the trajectory for training and hiring women in the workplace by partnering with the right forward-thinking organizations. We can give your resume a boost through our through our hands-on technology training through one of the most prestigious universities in the US, Emory University.

We have already changed the lives of so many women and we know we can do the same for you. Read some of our testimonials.

Hear how this program has impacted the life of our graduates

Areas of Study

Technology training from the comfort of your home
Need to learn technology basics? Take Information Tech Fundamentals 101 
Already a techie? Take Cyber Security

Cyber Security

  • Class Dates:

    Class 1: March 18 – June 17, 2023
    No class April 8, Easter Holiday
    No class May 27, Memorial Day Holiday

  • Quick Facts:

    In Georgia alone, there are currently more than 21,868 open Cyber Security Roles with a low supply of skilled applicants

    Entry-Level Cyber Security Salary: $52,565

Add On:

Information Technology Fundamentals 101

  • Note:

    Information Technology Fundamentals 101 can only be taken WITH Cyber Security

  • Class Dates:

    Class 1: February 4 – March 4, 2023
    Final exam Thursday, March 9th

Tuition

Information Technology Training with Job Placement Support

  • Option 1: $500
    • Cyber Security Training
    • Job Placement Support
    *Note: You know the fundamentals of technology to include IT components, hardware, operating systems, software, networking, etc.
  • Option 2: $1,000
    • Information Technology Fundamentals WITH Cyber Security Training
    • Job Placement Support

Apply Now!

Option 1: Cyber Security (12 Week Course)

  • Class Dates:

    Class 1: March 18 – June 17, 2023

    No class April 8, Easter Holiday
    No class May 27, Memorial Day Holiday

Applications closed

Option 2: Information Technology Fundamentals 101 (5 Week Course) WITH Cyber Security Training (12 Week Course)

  • Information Technology Fundamentals 101 Class Dates:

    Class 1: February 4 – March 4, 2023

    Final exam Thursday, March 9th

  • Cyber Security Class Dates:

    Class 1: March 18 – June 17, 2023

    No class April 8, Easter Holiday
    No class May 27, Memorial Day Holiday

Please apply for both a Information Technology Fundamentals 101 Class and a Cyber Security Class date of your choice

Do you…

  • Enjoy Analyzing Human Behavior
  • Think of creative ways bad actors may act
  • Natural Curiosity-Identifying Threats
  • Pay Attention to Detail
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Trustworthiness
  • Drive for Continuous Learning

You may enjoy a job in Cyber Security-Information Security

Hiring Company Looking for Women Technology Talent?

WIT is passionate about helping you fill your pipeline with women technology talent.

WIT is changing the trajectory for training and hiring women in the workplace by providing hands-on technology training through one of the most prestigious universities in the US, Emory University. We accelerate learning to get women qualified to apply for entry-level jobs within your company.

We will work with you to identify your hiring needs and connect you with the right women talent to help you succeed. We will also partner with you to develop customized training programs to meet your specific business needs.

We know our process works and we look forward to working with you to help you develop a diverse talent pipeline.

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