TALENT WANTED: YEAR UP BOSTON
93 Summer Street (google map) (yahoo map)
compensation: $600-$900 a month
Are you ready to reach your full potential?
With the skills and the opportunity to succeed, there's no limit to what you can do.
Year Up is an intensive, free, one-year program that combines hands-on skill development, college credits,
and internships at some of America's top companies, preparing students for success in careers in IT.
The program consists of 6 months of classes in technical and professional skills, followed by a 6 month internship.
Students earn 24 free college credits and an educational stipend of $600-$900 per month.
Our alumni go places: 84% of our graduates are employed or attending college full-time within four months of graduation,
and earn an average of $15 per hour, or $30,000 per year.
Hear one of our many student success stories.
Am I Eligible?
You can apply to be a Year Up student if you are:
• 18-24 years old
• High school graduate or GED recipient
• U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or have an employment authorization card
• Available 5 days a week (Monday-Friday) for the full year of the program
• Highly motivated to learn technical and professional skills
• Of low to moderate income.
What Does It Cost?
Nothing. The only investment we require is your time and commitment to success.
In fact, Year Up students receive a stipend throughout the life of the program.
Because we believe that everyone has the potential to succeed, that's our investment in you.
When Do Classes Start?
Classes begin in March, 2015. Applications are considered on a rolling basis until the class is filled.
We encourage you to apply early as space is limited.
How Do I Begin?
Submit an Interest Form. Take five minutes to let us know you're interested in applying
(scroll through to the bottom of the page to complete the form).
Attend an Info Session.
Check our web site for our info session schedule.
Call (617) 542-1533 and speak to an admissions counselor to reserve your place.
We are located at:
93 Summer St., 5th Floor
Boston, MA 02110
Want to learn more about Year Up? Visit our website at www.yearup.org