Student Programs

Check out our featured article in the Hispanic IT Executive Council website regarding our Lideres Youth Fellowship program

Article: Educate, Motivate, Participate: HITEC Leaders Give Back

 

The data

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graduate from high school

%

graduate from college

%

is employed in the tech industry

  • 1300 apply for tech jobs 100%
  • 80 are interviewed 6%
  • 20 get to next round 1.5%
  • 3 are hired .2%

Our Students

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Latino Students

%

1st Generation Students

  • Girls 44%
  • Boys 56%

%

English is their second language

%

previously had a LinkedIn account

our programs

Líderes Youth Fellowship

An 5 months program for high school students learning:

  • Workforce development
  • Career exploration
  • Financial literacy
  • Digital literacy
  • Introduction to coding
  • Final project

Applications for the 2018-2019 cohort open in July.

Summer Youth Latino Leadership Program

6 weeks intensive summer program for 8th grade and high school students learning:

  • Basic technical and business concepts
  • Connect them with local small business owners to put their new skills to practice
  • Develop their teamwork

Applications for the Summer 2018 cohort now open!

PROGRAM CALENDAR

GRADE LEVEL

Alumni Program:

COMING SOON

A new program for our graduates to connect past graduates with their own network.

Student Events

 

Student Summit

Coming soon