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TechUp: Earn more and move up by completing your degree in tech. Capital IDEA is a Career Expressway Partner with Austin Community College (ACC). Together we are helping hard working, low-income adults succeed in Tech Careers. ACC provides the self-paced training and stackable credentials while Capital IDEA offers financial assistance for tuition, books and childcare. Learn more »
Posted: November 20th, 2015
The Capital IDEA Outreach team will have a table at HEB’s Feast of Sharing. We’re excited to be participating this year! Please come by and say hello.
H-E-B Feast of Sharing
November 24 from 4-8 p.m. | Palmer Events Center, 900 Barton Springs Rd., Austin
Join in the festivities and experience the joy with a holiday meal and good cheer at the annual H E B Feast of Sharing holiday dinner. The Feast of Sharing is the culmination of a year round commitment H E B makes to fighting hunger. In addition to a holiday meal, you can enjoy music, arts and crafts, kids activities, and even an appearance by Santa.
Posted: July 21st, 2015
If you’ve received our postcard and you have more questions, please feel free to call our office: 512-457-8610.
Posted: June 26th, 2015
Capital IDEA has some exciting news – our education partner, Austin Community College, has made 100 paid internships available for three Tech Career programs listed below. If you are on the fence about going back to school, consider this – training will now include a year of paid, real work experience. As with our other sponsored careers, Capital IDEA fully funds tuition, books and fees for qualified participants. Tech careers are taking off in Central Texas – you need a great job; employers need great people. Don’t miss this opportunity.
Software Testing | Computer Support | Network Administration
These three Tech Associate Degree programs are designed for individuals with little to no previous experience. Austin Community College has redesigned the first four courses to focus on building fundamental skills. We’ll cover program details at Orientation. You must attend an Orientation to apply.
Posted: June 15th, 2015
Capital IDEA awards hundreds of sponsorships each year. Did you know that many of those students start out in our College Prep Academy? College Prep is a supportive learning environment and classes are taught by dedicated instructors. If you need to build your math and reading skills before starting college courses, College Prep will help you do just that. Tuition is completely paid for by Capital IDEA. Apply now for our class starting in August. In one semester, you’ll make enormous progress, gain confidence and most importantly – you’ll be ready to start college level courses the next semester!
Attend our next College Prep Orientation: Tuesday, July 7, 12:00 pm, Workforce Solutions Capital Area, 6505 Airport Blvd., Ste 101, Austin, TX 78752
Posted: June 2nd, 2015
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