The 2021 cohort is now underway.  Check back June 2022 to apply for our next cohort.

ExperienceIT is a FREE training program for Detroit-area residents aspiring to be technology professionals. If you are looking for a unique training experience, the chance to network with top IT professionals in the industry, and an opportunity to interview with great companies, we are the program for you! Classes for our cohorts will be facilitated online.


Student Profile:

The strength of the program is in its diversity - we look for students from all backgrounds! Whether the candidate is an established business professional with 25 years of experience looking for a career change, or a recent high school graduate studying Computer Science, we accept candidates at all points in their career.

  • You are a Detroit area resident
  • You have a technology background: Formal education, technical training, job experience, or hobbyists
  • You want to work in tech as a career
  • You are able and disciplined to work in a self-instructed training environment
  • You work well with others. The ability to collaborate on teams is essential
  • You possess leadership abilities

Application Process:

All applicants will be contacted to complete an assessment once we are ready to start screening for candidates. Qualified students will be requested to attend an interview with members of the ExperienceIT staff. Once all interviews have been completed, notifications will be emailed to all students advising them of their acceptance to ExperienceIT.