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Expand Tech Talent in Wisconsin

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Rise to the Challenge

UW-Green Bay is teaming up with tech company Interapt and global education provider General Assembly to launch an innovative talent and workforce development model throughout Wisconsin.
 

Fast Forward Digital Skill Development

The new model will enable you to compete in the digital era by fast forwarding digital skill development for critical roles. The model forges a new training pathway by offering a tuition-free comprehensive Software Engineering training program to overlooked, underemployed and displaced workers in the community.

Become a Partner Organization

A New Channel of Diverse & Skilled Talent

By partnering with us to help expand the tech talent in Wisconsin, you will gain access to a new channel of diverse and skilled employees while making a life-changing impact on your community. Other benefits to the long-term success of your business include:

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Reduce Time to Hire
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Diversify Your Talent Pipeline
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Address Skill Gaps
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De-Risk Entry Level Talent
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Kickstart New Projects
Improve employee retention
Improve Employee Retention

Next Steps

Your UW-Green Bay Point of Contact

If you are interested in becoming a partner organization and would like to learn more, please  contact Joy Ruzek, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement. If you are ready to signup, please complete this Organization Interest form.

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Become an Individual Participant

Program Your Own Career Path

Through this tuition-free comprehensive Software Engineering training program, you'll develop a foundation in sought-after skills like front-end and full-stack development, along with these benefits:

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Tuition-Free Learning
World-class instruction
World Class Instruction
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Opportunity to Launch a New Career
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Recognized Credentials
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Coaching and Mentorships
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Ongoing Learning


If you are interested in participating in the program, please fill out the Participant Interest form.

About the Program Partners


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Interapt is a technology services firm based in Louisville, Kentucky that is dedicated to using technology to create cutting-edge solutions and provide opportunities to overlooked individuals. Interapt partners with businesses to help create an ethical, diverse and impactful workforce to fill the tech talent gap to solve business need. 

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General Assembly is a pioneer in education and career transformation, specializing in today’s most in-demand skills. The leading source for training, staffing, and career transitions, the company fosters a flourishing community of professionals pursuing careers they love.

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UW-Green Bay is focused on meeting the needs of an ever-changing workforce. The Division of Continuing Education and Community Engagement serves as the innovation center of the university by building partnerships that allow us to develop, collaborate, and execute responsive solutions for diverse communities statewide.