Minnesota State IT Center of Excellence

Supporting Sponsor


Minnesota State IT Center of Excellence, formerly Advance IT Minnesota, works with employers, educators, and learners to develop a more robust IT Workforce in Minnesota. The Center has engaged with thousands of secondary students, funded dozens of new curriculum efforts, and led numerous other efforts aimed at increasing the quantity and quality of IT talent in the state.  Currently the IT Center is partnering with Metropolitan State University to establish The Minnesota Institute for Cybersecurity and Forensics, a statewide public-private partnership with the mission to expand and strengthen cybersecurity education and training in Minnesota.