Providing access to education, mentorship, financial support,
A CAREER.
Together with school districts, higher education institutions and corporate alliances, we are removing barriers and driving life-changing opportunities for young people and underrepresented groups by providing access to education, mentorship, financial support and long-term careers in technology.

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Providing access to education, mentorship, financial support,
A CAREER.
Together with school districts, higher education institutions and corporate alliances, we are removing barriers and driving life-changing opportunities for young people and underrepresented groups by providing access to education, mentorship, financial support and long-term careers in technology.

Play Video

Providing access to education, mentorship, financial support,
A CAREER.
Together with school districts, higher education institutions and corporate alliances, we are removing barriers and driving life-changing opportunities for young people and underrepresented groups by providing access to education, mentorship, financial support and long-term careers in technology.

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From High school to a career in a year

We provide a paid apprenticeship and guaranteed entry-level job for those who complete the program in partnership with area corporations.

Customized, Job Specific Training

Curriculum, mentoring and apprenticeship are tailored to the student’s specific, pre-identified job.

Life-changing career and income

Upon completion of the program, students will immediately start a paid apprenticeship that will lead to a full-time $40k+ salaried career.

Access Point provides stability

Our support addresses student education costs and financial needs.

Path to a college degree

All program training earns college credit and includes an individual plan and support to complete a bachelor’s degree.

“Access Point is opening up doors for me and my future. You don’t need to know all the ins and outs of coding. The coursework, instructors and support have been outstanding.”
- Fumi, Student
Access Point guides young adults to their first job as a software developer and to a software engineering career track by learning how to:
Design fun games as a path to learning
Shape user interfaces that are intuitive and innovative
Test applications using the latest technologies
Construct cutting-edge APIs
Hone the ability to create highly useful applications
Load, transform and write data from current systems
Drive data management with modern approaches to process large amounts of data
Build solutions to real-world challenges at area companies

FALL SEMESTER

SENIOR YEAR

Student Interviews, Assessments, Selection and Onboarding

SPRING SEMESTER

ACCESS POINT TRAINING

Dual enrollment with St. Louis Community College, Professional Skills Training, Individual mentor and prescriptive support for each student

JUNE – DECEMBER

APPRENTICESHIP

Paid Apprenticeship and preparation for entry to high-paying, full-time job while continuing college courses

FALL SEMESTER

SENIOR YEAR

Student Interviews, Assessments, Selection and Onboarding

SPRING SEMESTER

ACCESS POINT TRAINING

Dual enrollment with St. Louis Community College, Professional Skills Training, Individual mentor and prescriptive support for each student

JUNE – DECEMBER

APPRENTICESHIP

Paid Apprenticeship and preparation for entry to high-paying, full-time job while continuing college courses

“Access Point is focused on providing targeted training and support, so these young people can enter the IT workforce more quickly and competently. It’s a combination of the commitment of area companies, engagement by area school districts and collaboration with Higher Ed that is giving our high school students an unprecedented opportunity."

- Jayson Vincent, Access Point Technical Lead
From Here to a Career in Less Than a Year
Technology drives almost everything. Access Point gives students the skills to go anywhere.
Are you ready for it?
For more information or to start the application process, please visit the ‘Find my School’ page to locate your school district’s Access Point coordinator. Or simply fill out the form and we will get your connected.
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    From Here to a Career in Less Than a Year
    Technology drives almost everything. Access Point gives students the skills to go anywhere.
    Are you ready for it?
    For more information or to start the application process, please visit the ‘Find my School’ page to locate your school district’s Access Point coordinator. Or simply fill out the form and we will get your connected.
    Find My School

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      From Here to a Career in Less Than a Year
      Technology drives almost everything. Access Point gives students the skills to go anywhere.
      Are you ready for it?
      For more information or to start the application process, please visit the ‘Find my School’ page to locate your school district’s Access Point coordinator. Or simply fill out the form and we will get your connected.
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