Our mission is to help diverse job-seekers break into the tech industry and increase their career potential through mentorship and pre-hire training–helping them to achieve financial security. To achieve that goal, we provide hundreds of jobseekers every year with a 4-week intensive online skill training program followed by a full-time job at a top tech company.
Mix and mingle with SV Academy alumni, tech employers, and high-profile business executives at our community events.
I speak to senior professionals at F500 corporations everyday. They are busy and have high expectations. A lot more conversations end in a “no” than a “yes”, so you have to have a tough skin and not take things personally. The experience is incredible. I have the confidence to speak to anyone now.
— Rachel, Cohort #3, Account Executive at Optimizely
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