The National Information Security, Geospatial Technologies Consortium (NISGTC) is a three year, $20 million federal grant that was established in 2011. This grant was awarded to Collin College (lead), Bellevue College, Bunker Hill Community College, Del Mar College, Moraine Valley Community College, Rio Salado College and Salt Lake Community College. The program offers services to individuals who are seeking short-term training and job placement assistance in 4 Information Technology (IT) areas. These areas consist of Cybersecurity, Geospatial Technology, Programming and Networking and Data Communications.
Participants can take advantage of the great array of incentives, that include:
- Career Coaches
- A State-of-the-Art Virtual Lab
- Mentor Relationships
- Private Tutoring Den
- Special Advising
- New and Updated Curriculum